Jill Koenig discusses EDI and Supply Chain issues with Scott Koegler at U Connect 2011.
In reviewing the business elements of a company that interfaces with EDI, I am certain the most difficult to understand is the “Supply Chain”. The most common mistake is thinking that “Supply Chain Management” (SCM) is just another name for “Logistics”.
Welcome to the revised ec-bp. You may notice that we have a new logo and have changed our domain from ec-bp.org to ec-bp.com. This reflects other changes that you will also notice over the next few weeks. Here’s what we’ve done.
We are seeing a trend in IT project management methodologies : the need for projects to be smaller and faster. Gone are the days of the multi-year, beaucoup dollars, cast of hundreds kind of project. Rather than planning a huge project from start to finish before holding the "kickoff meeting," CIOs need to fly with shorter projects which keep the customer on top. There is a need to learn to manage unknowns until they are known. There is also a need for speed in project management methodologies. CIOs must adapt their IT project management methodologies while still limiting risks and taking care of business problems.