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No doubt about it. The decision-support technologies that we use today--price management, trade promotion management, network design, supply chain planning, transportation planning, supplier risk management--are on the cusp of redefinition through new forms of analytics. We are on a hype cycle. There is no common definition of cognitive computing and there are many variants.
A blue ocean lies ahead. We can only imagine what this means.
Supply and demand — it’s one of the defining laws of the free market, but what happens when your supply is reduced to zero because of a catastrophic failure?
I grew up in the mountains of West Virginia. In my youth, my mom would frequently exclaim, "Be careful where you hook your red wagon." The mountain expression is a warning. My mom wanted me to make smart choices and be careful on placing my bets for the future.