AI and supply chain optimization are the biggest opportunities for retailers
SOTI answered the question: "What do consumers expect from the digital transformation in retail?" The survey revealed three expectations, but these expectations do not align with the challenges retailers are currently facing.
Retailers looking to tinker with a better customer experience in the ... Read more
Manhattan Associates provides supply chain software, is it more than a fancy name?
When you think of Manhattan Associates, you might think of an expensive law firm or accounting specialist. However, it is the fancy name of an American software provider specialising in supply chain. Of all the solutions we have seen in the market, Manhattan has perfected its processes in the tinie... Read more
Supply chain software provider Descartes increases driver safety with AI
Descartes Systems Group recently gave its portfolio of logistics and supply chain software a major update. New solutions and integrations should help companies improve mobile logistics and customer engagement.
New integrations and solutions released by Descartes Systems Group focus primarily on ... Read more
Siemens, Ericsson and Nokia fear supply chain problems due to Cyber Resilience Act
The European Commission's Cyber Resilience Act could potentially cause problems for supply chains. So say CEOs of several tech companies in a recent warning letter from advocacy organization DigitalEurope.
According to the advocacy organization's warning letter, the EC's proposed Cyber Resilienc... Read more
EU Chips Act likely to get green light on April 18
Sources say that the EU member countries will most likely agree a deal when they meet in Strasbourg later this month.
This week Reuters reported that The EU's plan to turbocharge its semiconductor industry in order to compete with the United States and Asia is likely to get the green light from ... Read more
Qualcomm launches software platform to track chip supply chain
The new software platform will initially target "real-time supply chain visibility and intelligence"
This week Qualcomm announced the availability of the Qualcomm Aware Platform. This new paid software service "empowers developers and enterprises to harness real-time information and data insight... Read more
Raspberry Pi 5 won’t debut until after 2023
Raspberry Pi won't release a new iteration next year, CEO Eben Upton said in conversation with ExplainingComputers. According to the chief executive, the company will use 2023 as a recovery year to get its inventory and supply chain back in order.
Raspberry Pi has had problems shipping its singl... Read more
Microsoft predicts supply chain issues with Supply Chain Center
Microsoft launched the preview of Supply Chain Center, a new solution for predicting and solving supply chain issues.
Microsoft develops several solutions for logistics, including product procurement and inventory management. Most solutions are housed in Microsoft Dynamics 365, its ERP and CRM ... Read more
Neo4j updates graph database with speed and scalability improvements
Neo4j launched a new version of its graph database. The release brings considerable speed and scalability improvements.
Graph database developer Neo4j announced the general availability of the 5th version of its core engine, which boasts significant performance and scalability.
The capacity t... Read more
Sigstore launches free software signing service
The open-source technology allows users to verify the reliability of software components. Sigstore is used by the developers of giant projects like Kubernetes and Python. The free technology was recently made generally available.
Software supply chain security is a growing problem. Vulnerabilit... Read more