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Research and Markets: Global Big Data Market - Focus on Supply Chain Management Forecasts & Opportunities, 2018

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jwj9w2/global_big_data) has announced the addition of the "Global Big Data Market with Focus on Supply Chain Management - Key Trends, Competitive Landscape, Geographic & End-User Segment Analysis (2012-2018)" report to their offering.

This report discusses the key players in the Big data market by their types of software and solution offerings. The overall Big data market has been segmented into key industry verticals and by the geographic regions on a global scale. The need for Big data in supply chain management has been discussed in detail with the key market drivers, market restraints and opportunities presented in this context. The investment scenario, collaborations and joint ventures of Big data companies have been covered in in-depth analysis to give an insight into the rising interest in Big data players from across the private and government entities.

Big data can be best defined as the capture, curation, storage, search and analysis of large and complex data sets which are generally difficult to be processed or handled by traditional data processing systems.

These systems are currently being implemented on a limited scale in many supply chain companies for varied purposes. Most supply chain companies on average use more than two systems for management purposes. Some have two instances of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software installed for different parts of the supply chain and logistics purposes.

Different uses for the systems are order management; demand planning, warehouse management, price management, production planning, tactical supply planning, transportation planning, product life-cycle management and Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES). This is a major reason for the utilization of Big data in companies. Other in-depth reasons for the need for Big data in SCM are specified within this report.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Executive Summary

3 Market Overview

4 Market Analysis

5 Case studies of Big Data usage by supply chain companies -(solutions and benefits)

6 Global Market Landscape Analysis of Big Data Providers

7 Big Data in SCM -Market Analysis

8 Global Big Data in SCM -Geographic Analysis

9 Key Company Market Snapshots

10 Appendix

Companies Mentioned

  • Amazon
  • Cloudera
  • EMC
  • Google
  • HP
  • Hortonworks
  • IBM
  • MapR
  • Microsoft
  • MongoDB
  • Oracle
  • SAP
  • Splunk
  • Teradata
  • VMware

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jwj9w2/global_big_data

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