Supply Chain

Covisint to Showcase Supply Chain Engagement Solutions at 2015 Microsoft Global Energy Forum

By | April 22nd, 2015|Internet of Things, Oil and Gas, Supply Chain|

Today we’re at Houston for the 2015 Microsoft Global Energy Forum to demonstrate how our cloud platform securely connects critical people and things across the oil and gas supply chain. Over 75 percent of all jobs within the oil and gas industry comprise of non-direct resources, creating many challenges for organizations in communicating and collaborating [...]

How Extreme Weather Affects the Global Food and Beverage Supply Chain

By | February 17th, 2015|Food and Beverage, Internet of Things, Supply Chain|

Last month we published a blog post outlining some of the trends the food and beverage industry can expect to see take hold in 2015. The bottom line is the rapid pace of technology disruption is both posing challenges for organizations (by forcing them to scramble to keep up) and opportunities (as embracing new technologies [...]

“Pop” Goes the Soda Supply Chain

By | October 29th, 2014|Food and Beverage, Internet of Things, Supply Chain|

Recently, our chief security officer, Dave Miller examined the impact the new “customer experience” machines, the Coca-Cola Freestyle and Pepsi Spire, will have on the beverage industry. As Miller notes in an article for Beverage Daily, the rise of smart beverage dispensers is much more than these soda giants “mixing it up – literally and [...]

Cloud Confidence Webinar: Moving Supply Chain Operations Securely to the Cloud

By | September 29th, 2014|Manufacturing, Supply Chain|

When it comes to the cloud, businesses everywhere are looking to adopt the latest technology and capitalize on the digital business advantage. One of the key areas where analysts predict landmark transformation is in the supply chain. From the cloud to IoT, the ability to collaborate in real-time at various points on the value chain [...]

Supply Chain Complexity and Disruption

By | May 16th, 2014|Internet of Things, Supply Chain|

While seemingly “digital disruption” is happening just about everywhere, there are still common problems plaguing the supply chain: disconnected, siloed organizations, multiple technologies that don’t play nicely together, disparate systems, protocols – and the list goes on. Enter Covisint (Nasdaq: COVS). While we have been helping connect the extended enterprise for some of the most [...]

When Social Meets the Assembly Line: Supply Chain Engagement in Today’s Connected World

By | March 25th, 2014|Internet of Things, Manufacturing, Supply Chain|

There is a lot of buzz around the use of social media and mobile tools in today’s business environment. In an ever increasingly connected world, many industries are rapidly evolving their use of these two communication methods to enable real-time collaboration. But there isn’t widespread adoption like you would expect. A recent report published by [...]