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Watson, First Step Jeopardy… Next Step Supply Chain?

by Matt Davis  |  February 16, 2011  |  1 Comment

For Jeopardy fans like myself, the last two nights of play have been quite different than the traditional matches. Not just because all time champs Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter have returned, but more because they are playing against a computer named Watson. Watson can “read” questions, interpret meanings, find natural language relationships and answer questions with a range of confidence intervals… all in the form of a question, of course. So what if Watson ran your supply chain?

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Will government intervention scare off or encourage supply chain use of social software? Privacy a concern at Gartner Symposium.

by Matt Davis  |  October 21, 2010  |  Comments Off

After a whirlwind of conversation at Symposium, I am both reflecting on those conversations as well as getting back to speed with current events.  The theme from both is a concern about social software and internet rights to privacy. Applications of social media platforms for supply chain demand management and the ability to tap into the digital consumer […]

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GoogleTV: Another Spotlight on Digital / Physical Supply Chain Convergence

by Matt Davis  |  October 7, 2010  |  2 Comments

A television, the GoogleTV, your smartphone, an internet connection, a satellite dish, your remote control… all working together as you master a world of content in your living room.

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Social media to improve supply chain?

by Matt Davis  |  October 4, 2010  |  Comments Off

Is social media in supply chain science fiction? Is it a fad? Or is there some definitive value for supply chain and demand management?

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