Enterra Insights


In this blog, we discuss cognitive computing and other technologies with a focus on supply chain management and innovation. Other topics of discussion include digital enterprise transformation, marketing, the Internet of Things, and smart cities. Our goal is to advance the public discussion about how cognitive computing and other advanced technologies affect the world in which we live.

Bradd C. Hayes is the active editor of this blog.

S&OP: Middle-aged or Never Grown Up?

Stephen DeAngelis

June 26, 2019

Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) has been around for three decades. [READ MORE]

Retail Inventory Shrinkage Remains a Problem

Stephen DeAngelis

June 25, 2019

Retail Shrinkage is a serious retail challenge, especially when its causes can’t be accurately determined. [READ MORE]

Machine Learning and the Digital Enterprise

Stephen DeAngelis

June 24, 2019

One of the most useful forms of artificial intelligence (AI) currently being used by enterprises is machine learning (ML). [READ MORE]

Project-based Learning can Lead to Real-world Solutions

Stephen DeAngelis

June 21, 2019

Adults often walk a fine line when dealing with teenagers. [READ MORE]

Autonomous Supply Chain: Desirable Vision or Silly Daydream?

Stephen DeAngelis

June 20, 2019

Nelson Mandela once stated, "Vision without action is just a dream, action without vision just passes the time, vision with action can change the world. [READ MORE]

Amplifying Human Cognition in the Digital Enterprise

Stephen DeAngelis

June 19, 2019

With so many pundits insisting organizations must transform into digital enterprises to survive, a person could easily conclude the workplace is becoming dehumanized. [READ MORE]

Looking Beyond Blockchain/Supply Chain Hype

Stephen DeAngelis

June 18, 2019

Discussions about blockchain technology generally fall into one of two categories: cryptocurrency or supply chain. [READ MORE]