Tag: Supply Chain Management

  • Adversaries continue to abuse trust in the supply chain

    Adversaries continue to abuse trust in the supply chain

    Read why Steve Turner and Joseph Blankenship says that adversaries continue to abuse trust in the supply chain on Forrester Blog : We trust so much in our organizations — systems, partners, and vendors — for deploying software, monitoring network performance, patching (both systems and software), procuring software/hardware, and performing so many other tasks. A recent ransomware […]

  • Creating a new strategy for today’s software supply chain security

    Creating a new strategy for today’s software supply chain security

    Read Rami Sass’ commentary on how businesses can create a new strategy for software supply chain security on Washington Technology : Over the past few months, major cyber attacks such as Solarwinds and Colonial Pipeline have spurred the Biden administration into action, with executive orders kickstarting a new wave of cybersecurity regulations. Notable among the […]

  • Supply Chain Economics: Car Chip Shortage

    Supply Chain Economics: Car Chip Shortage

    Read Bill Conerly take a deep dive into supply chain economics analyzing the latest car chip shortage on Forbes : Supply chain managers worry about a great many risks. Economic changes should now be added to the list, with the automobile industry’s chip shortage a shining example of a predictable economic risk that caught purchasing […]

  • Kaseya Ransomware Attack: What to Know About Supply Chain Security

    Kaseya Ransomware Attack: What to Know About Supply Chain Security

    Despite warnings about the dangers to software supply chains following the cyberespionage campaign that targeted SolarWinds and the company’s customers, organizations in the U.S. and around the world are dealing with the fallout of yet another attack that took advantage of security weaknesses in these IT ecosystems. Read more about the Kaseya ransomware supply chain […]

  • Industrial Insider: The supply chain in flux

    Industrial Insider: The supply chain in flux

    Read Elise Couston take an inside peek into the current supply chain management issues on RE Journals : One thing is for certain — almost all of our businesses have changed dramatically in the last 18 months. Included in the myriad of challenges that presented themselves under the most unthinkable of circumstances were issues within […]

  • Daniel MacGregor On: Will Biden’s EO Drive the Digital Supply Chain?

    Daniel MacGregor On: Will Biden’s EO Drive the Digital Supply Chain?

    Read why Daniel MacGregor says that the U.S. administration’s recent Executive Order could boost competition in rail and maritime shipping and improve supply chains drastically on Railway Age : U.S. transportation regulatory agencies have been asked to crack down on anti-competitive conduct and opaque fee structures in both rail and maritime, to drive down consumer […]

  • Luc Baetens on Maturing supply chain analytics for optimal inventory management

    Luc Baetens on Maturing supply chain analytics for optimal inventory management

    A growing number of supply chain organisations are embracing prescriptive analytics – the most mature form of analytics – as a means to optimise their inventory management. Luc Baetens, a partner at business transformation consultancy Möbius, outlines the path supply chain can take towards prescriptive inventory analytics. Read more about prescriptive analytics and how it […]

  • Steve Caimi Explains That Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Is Not a Zero-Day Threat

    Steve Caimi Explains That Cybersecurity Supply Chain Risk Is Not a Zero-Day Threat

    Read Steve Caimi explain why supply chain cybersecurity is not like a zero-day threat and can be mitigated through established frameworks on Dark Reading : Supply chain attacks are big news in 2021, impacting the daily lives of people around the world. There has been no shortage of supply chain security incidents in 2021. The SolarWinds […]

  • Worsening Computer Chip Crisis Shows Supply Chains Are Still At Risk

    Worsening Computer Chip Crisis Shows Supply Chains Are Still At Risk

    Read Edward Segal explain how the latest computer chips shortage shows exactly how the supply chains are still at risk on Forbes : The semiconductor chip crisis that hit companies around the world shows no signs of ending any time soon and will continue to impact the supply chains for many industries. Indeed, some organizations […]

  • How supply-chain innovation can bolster U.S. security

    How supply-chain innovation can bolster U.S. security

    Read Alan Estevez, Peter Heron and Kelly Marchese analyze whether it is a good idea from a security viewpoint to let military and defense organizations invest in supply chains on Fast Company  : The mandate for military and defense organizations to invest in advancing supply chains is more urgent every day. In its 2021 National […]