Episode 18: Want to Manage Your Supply Chain Better? Look to the Cloud

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This is a podcast episode titled, Episode 18: Want to Manage Your Supply Chain Better? Look to the Cloud. The summary for this episode is: Supply chains are critically important to many businesses, and managing them effectively is often the key to competing in the global market place. That’s because even small mistakes can translate into delays, missed opportunities and lost revenue. In this episode, Georgian Partners’ Tyson Baber speaks with Gary Meyers, the CEO of FusionOps, a provider of supply chain analytics that helps companies save money, increase revenue, and improve customer service. Find out about changes in the supply chain management landscape, what you need to be thinking about to manage your supply chain as well as how to build a business that’s steeped in analytics. You’ll hear about: -How supply chain management is evolving and where the opportunities lie (1:26) -How to optimize your supply chain end to end (5:14) -Taking your supply chain beyond basic reporting and business intelligence (7:47) -How FusionOps helps its customers address their data and analytics challenges (9:56) -Overcoming common concerns about shifting supply chain information into the cloud (12:11) -What the IoT means for supply chain management (14:39) -The importance of context in managing your supply chain (17:12) -Gary’s advice for other CEOs building enterprise SaaS companies (20:36)

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Supply chains are critically important to many businesses, and managing them effectively is often the key to competing in the global market place. That’s because even small mistakes can translate into delays, missed opportunities and lost revenue. In this episode, Georgian Partners’ Tyson Baber speaks with Gary Meyers, the CEO of FusionOps, a provider of supply chain analytics that helps companies save money, increase revenue, and improve customer service. Find out about changes in the supply chain management landscape, what you need to be thinking about to manage your supply chain as well as how to build a business that’s steeped in analytics. You’ll hear about: -How supply chain management is evolving and where the opportunities lie (1:26) -How to optimize your supply chain end to end (5:14) -Taking your supply chain beyond basic reporting and business intelligence (7:47) -How FusionOps helps its customers address their data and analytics challenges (9:56) -Overcoming common concerns about shifting supply chain information into the cloud (12:11) -What the IoT means for supply chain management (14:39) -The importance of context in managing your supply chain (17:12) -Gary’s advice for other CEOs building enterprise SaaS companies (20:36)