SCM 355 Important Concepts Chapter 18

SCM 355 Important Concepts Chapter 18 - SCM 355 Important...

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SCM 355 Important Concepts Chapter 18 (Supply Chain Information Systems and Electronic Commerce) An Overview of the E-Supply Chain Supply Chain Information Flows (Six Major Functions) Record and retrieve data Execute and control physical and monetary flows Automate routine decisions Support planning activities Support higher-level tactical and strategic decision making Move and share information across firms and between users Level of Functionality Six major functions vary from low-level (record and retrieve data) to sophisticated analytical support tools Direction of Linkage CRM-ISCM-SRM Exhibit 18.1 A Map of SCM Systems Exhibit 18.2 Enterprise Resource Planning Exhibit 18.3 Strength lies in routine decision making and transaction processing SRM and CRM Exhibit 18.4 Strength lies in higher levels of functionality Network design applications Strategic questions-where should we locate warehouses Transportation and planning systems Allocation of fixed capacity Execution Systems Control movement of materials between supply chain partners
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