S&OP is an often insular process that fails to adequately understand granular demand, broader supply, and the constraints of constituents beyond the narrow definitions of demand and supply balancing.
Goals and Objectives
Engage all planning constituents, both inside and outside the enterprise, in a timely and productive way to both ensure that existing plans are viable and to understand future opportunities to recalibrate plans.
Cloud, social, IoT, BDA, and cognitive
Use Case Summary
There are modern, cloud-based tools integrated to instrumented inputs across a broad and diverse set of connected constituents. There is also rapid iteration of plans and scenarios with next-gen optimization capabilities.