4. The Critical Role of Technology in Managing Supply Operations and Product Flows

This chapter describes the role of technology in supporting supply management operations. The goal of this chapter is to identify the key categories of supply management software and their capabilities, and discuss the emerging technology solutions and capabilities in supply operations.

Learning Objectives

After completing this chapter, you should be able to:

Image Discuss the role and capabilities of technology in sourcing.

Image Identify some of the different types of ...

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