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The Future of Supply Chain Management
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Barb Schwarzentraub, Divisional CFO and Director, Caterpillar Inc. [NYSE:CAT]

With the ever-changing demands of the millennial customer in the marketplace, I see the landscape of supply chain management having an immense and spatial potential to excel in the global trade network. Especially, with the advent of neoteric...

Managing Risk in the Food Manufacturing Industry
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Paul Johnson, SVP, The Horton Group

“What do you consider the biggest threat to your company?” It sounds like a simple question, but ask five different departments within the structure of any business and you’re likely to get five different answers. The CEO...

You're the Frog and Automation is about to Boil You
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Joe Fuller, VP & CIO, Dominion Enterprises

In an old parable a frog is placed in tepid water whose temperature is gradually and slowly raised to the boiling point. As the water gets warmer, instead of recognizing peril, the frog falls into a calm stupor and is boiled to death. If...

Beyond Alignment Partnership is the Path to Delivering Business Value
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Scott Strickland, CIO, DMH Global

Analysts, experts, and observers often encourage CIOs to be aligned with the business. I disagree. Alignment is just the first step to a partnership relationship that allows real change. Let’s look at what it means to be aligned versus what...

Last infrastructure environment - High Performance Computing
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Bruce Decock, CIO & VP, LSI

Technology trends Impacting Enterprise Business Environment and Manufacturing Industry The major trend in IT today is the continued emergence and importance of cloud computing in all of its forms, i.e. IaaS, PaaS and SaaS. I’ve heard on...

Manufacturing 2020 Quality Mandate: Make it Right or Do Not Make it at All
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Larry Korak, Director of Industry & Strategy, Industrial Manufacturing, Infor

As manufacturers gear up for the next generation of performance standards, quality assurance is gaining a renewed emphasis. Between heightened consumer expectations and stricter regulations, today’s pressures for tight variation control are...

Systems X Corporation: Spearheading Technological Advancements
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Rubens Perdomo, President

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