Thursday Jul 09, 2015
Wednesday Jul 08, 2015
By ethan.burton-Oracle on Jul 08, 2015
Oracle has developed a one-stop shop for the most comprehensive source of Modern Manufacturing content where you can learn how to streamline your entire production cycle using Oracle’s Manufacturing solutions. Find everything you need from demos, customer success stories, upcoming events, and more. Browse this brand new solution space here
To learn more about Oracle Supply Chain Management applications, please visit www.oracle.com/scm
Thursday Jun 11, 2015
By Terri Hiskey-Oracle on Jun 11, 2015
Oracle In-Memory Cost Management solutions allow businesses to drive their strategic cost management objectives by helping to maximize gross margins and gross profits, optimize product cost structures through minimizing component costs, create profitable product mixes across their global operations, and find the right products to both increase penetration in existing markets and enter new markets. To find out more about these innovative new solutions, check out this new Oracle In-Memory Cost Management overview video:
Oracle In-Memory Cost Management solutions provide a bottom-up approach to maximizing profit and margins by enabling real-time insight into all aspects of cost management. Its extreme performance is possible because of the gamechanging technical innovations of the Oracle Database In-Memory option and Oracle Engineered Systems. For more information on these solutions, check out: Oracle In-Memory Cost Management for Discrete Industries and Oracle In-Memory Cost Management for Process Industries.
Thursday May 14, 2015
Minerals Technologies Supports Global Expansion with Oracle eAM, Oracle Process Manufacturing and Oracle Managed Cloud Services
By Terri Hiskey-Oracle on May 14, 2015
Minerals Technologies Inc., a resource- and technology-based company that develops, produces, and markets worldwide a broad range of specialty mineral, mineral-based, and synthetic mineral products, and related systems and services, recently implemented a number of Oracle applications worldwide including Oracle EBS 12.1, Oracle Process Manufacturing, Oracle Enterprise Asset Management, Oracle Order Management, Oracle Transportation Management, Oracle Financials, and Oracle Managed Cloud Services.
These solutions have already enabled Minerals Technologies to:
- Allow 3,000 employees in 30 countries to have access to the system
- Provide global visibility into all financial, manufacturing and logistics data across 60 manufacturing plants worldwide
- Minimize IT complexity, as well as time and money spent on maintenance, support and administration
- Reduce turnaround time for external and internal reporting to facilitate faster decision-making
- More effectively track product warranties and material inventory with Oracle Enterprise Asset Management, which resulted in an improved ability to schedule proactive equipment maintenance across 60 worldwide plants--providing visibility into machine uptime and minimizing breakdowns
- Support a complex process manufacturing system with Oracle Process Manufacturing that helps manage costing for inherently variable chemical products
Check out the complete story here.
Monday May 04, 2015
By ethan.burton-Oracle on May 04, 2015
Panduit, a manufacturer of solutions that connect, manage and automate the physical infrastructure, has selected OTM Cloud to support their business growth and market expansion.
"With Oracle Transportation Management Cloud we can now leverage the reliability, scalability and security of the Oracle Cloud to transform our transportation processes," said Sam Hanieh, manager of global logistics at Panduit. "Deploying Oracle Transportation Management Cloud will allow us to free resources, reduce overhead, and position Panduit to efficiently deliver the most trusted customer experience." Click here for the full press release.
Wednesday Apr 15, 2015
By ethan.burton-Oracle on Apr 15, 2015
The SCM Reference Brochure contains links to over 300 customer reference assets including videos, testimonials and case studies and covers the following areas: Planning, Manufacturing, Logistics and Fulfillment, Product Development and Maintenance.
It also includes a library that categorizes these assets by region, country, industry and organization name. Check it out today.
For more information on Oracle Supply Chain Management applications, visit www.oracle.com/scm
Thursday Apr 09, 2015
By Julia_Vagdati-Oracle on Apr 09, 2015
Ever wonder how your lunch was made? How did that meal end up on the plate in front of you? Given all the ingredients, equipment, data, processes and players involved, few can tell the whole story. But one type of enterprise software has recorded every detail – Product Lifecycle Management.
John Kelley, Vice President of Product Value Chain Strategy and Kerrie Jordan, Director of Product Value Chain Marketing, Oracle discuss PLM's many roles in your chicken sandwich. Read the full article in Food Manufacturing magazine by clicking here.
To learn more about Oracle Product Lifecycle Management applications, visit www.oracle.com/plm
Tuesday Mar 17, 2015
By Terri Hiskey-Oracle on Mar 17, 2015
Tuesday Feb 03, 2015
By Terri Hiskey-Oracle on Feb 03, 2015
Clearly, we are living in a mobile world. At the 2015 Oracle Value Chain Summit last week, if you looked in any session room or in the hallways, you could see people on their mobile devices doing things like checking email, tweeting, taking pictures and arranging their schedules. During the sessions, there were some fascinating presentations and demos across all Value Chain solution areas on using mobile technology to perform critical business tasks such as managing and maintaining remote assets, reporting equipment issues and providing status reports on inventory.
During one of the Manufacturing solution area keynotes, Mobility in Manufacturing, LNS Research President and Principal Analyst Matthew Littlefield presented on industry trends. He closed out the session with a few recommendations that companies might want to consider as they develop their mobile strategies:[Read More]
Thursday Jan 29, 2015
By Kerrie Jordan -Oracle on Jan 29, 2015
Wow, it’s hard to believe another Oracle Value Chain Summit has
come and gone. What a whirlwind of a
week! From Oracle’s Glenn Seninger’s Welcome
on Monday afternoon to yesterday’s final track sessions, the San Jose
Convention Center was thrumming with everything product and supply chain. And it doesn't have to end here...
The entire Oracle team is thrilled and humbled by the outpouring of customer, sponsor, analyst, staff, and speaker support. We were delighted to see so many attendees this year, especially given the harsh weather conditions elsewhere making travel difficult. This community is clearly dedicated to forging new connections, sharing best practices, and exploring the future of value chain excellence.
Oracle’s CEO Mark Hurd perhaps said it best in his keynote
on Tuesday morning: “I have incredible respect for people who actually run
supply chains.” And for good reason. Supply
chain leaders are at the forefront of...
Tuesday Dec 02, 2014
By Terri Hiskey-Oracle on Dec 02, 2014
Monday Nov 03, 2014
By Terri Hiskey-Oracle on Nov 03, 2014
Want to impress your colleagues? Your manager? Imagine being able to say to them "So, did I ever tell you about the time I helped Oracle design some of their hot applications?" Yes, that opportunity is coming up--at the Oracle Value Chain Summit! The Oracle Applications User Experience team will host an onsite usability lab at the 2015 Oracle Value Chain Summit. You can participate and give us your thoughts about proposed designs for Oracle Value Chain applications. Regardless of your job title, we can offer you a session that might interest you. Your feedback will directly affect the usability of Oracle applications to make them intuitive, easy to use. You’ll make a difference. And that should score you points with peers, friends, and family.
When: Tuesday, January 27-Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Where: San Jose McEnery Convention Center
If you’re interested in participating, you must sign up in advance. Space is limited. Participation requires your company or organization to have a Customer Participation Confidentiality Agreement (CPCA) on file. Don’t have one? Let us know, and we’ll start the process. This event fills up quickly, and seats are limited. In order to reserve a spot for yourself and your colleagues, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: OVCS 2015: Sign me up for Oracle User Feedback Sessions.
Want to learn more about Oracle Applications User Experience team? Visit www.oracle.com/usableapps.
This program is managed by Oracle Corporation. Participants will be selected and contacted directly by the members of Oracle Applications User Experience team for participation and scheduling.
Tuesday Oct 14, 2014
By Terri Hiskey-Oracle on Oct 14, 2014
Sunday Aug 24, 2014
By Terri Hiskey-Oracle on Aug 24, 2014
Wednesday Jul 30, 2014
By Terri Hiskey-Oracle on Jul 30, 2014
A Blog about how Oracle helps organizations transform their supply chains into more holistic and integrated value chains that cover the three key operational pillars; Demand, Supply and Product.
- The 6 P's of Effective Commercialization: Webcast feat. Mary Kay
- Estimated Landed Cost Management Video
- SCM Central at Oracle OpenWorld 2015
- Modern Supply Chain Management Newsletter
- Cummins Centralizes Customs & Compliance with GTM
- Oracle eAM Enables Asset Safety and Reliability
- Webcast: S&OP in the Cloud
- Press Release: Order Fulfillment in the Cloud
- Video: Logistics for an Omni-Channel World
- Event: Innovations in Asset Management
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- /Product Lifecycle Management
- /Value Chain Execution
- /Value Chain Planning