Tag Archives: supply chain

Diversity spend: When doing good leads to doing well

The next BriefingsDirect digital business thought leadership panel discussion focuses on the latest path to gaining improved diversity across inclusive supply chains. The panel examines why companies are seeking to improve supplier diversity, the business and societal benefits, and the new tools and technologies that are making attaining inclusive suppliers easier than ever. Continue reading

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Meet George Jetson – your new AI-empowered chief procurement officer

The next BriefingsDirect technology innovation thought leadership discussion explores how rapid advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are poised to reshape procurement — like a fast-forwarding to a once-fanciful vision of the future. Whereas George Jetson of the … Continue reading

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How UPS automates supply chain management and gains greater insight for procurement efficiency

The next BriefingsDirect business innovation for procurement case study examines how UPS modernizes and streamlinines its procure-to-pay processes. Learn how UPS — across billions of dollars of supplier spend per year — automates supply-chain management and leverages new technologies to … Continue reading

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How new modes of buying and evaluating goods and services disrupts business procurement — for the better

The next BriefingsDirect business innovation thought leadership discussion focuses on how new modes of buying and evaluating goods and services are disrupting business procurement. We’ll hear now from a leading industry analyst on how machine learning, cloud services, and artificial … Continue reading

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Cybersecurity standards: The Open Group explores security and safer supply chains

Welcome to a special BriefingsDirect presentation and panel discussion from The Open Group San Diego 2015. This follows an earlier discussion from the event last month on synergies among major Enterprise Architecture frameworks with The Open Group. The latest discussion, … Continue reading

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Summer in the Capital -– Looking back at The Open Group Conference in Washington, D.C.

This guest post comes courtesy of Jim Hietala, Vice President of Security at The Open Group. By Jim Hietala This past week in Washington D.C., The Open Group held our Q3 conference. The theme for the event was “Cybersecurity – … Continue reading

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The Open Group Trusted Technology Forum is leading the way to securing global IT supply chains

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes/iPod. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor: The Open Group. Register for The Open Group Conference July 16-18 in Washington, D.C. Watch the live stream. This BriefingsDirect thought leadership interview … Continue reading

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