IBM Decision Optimization in Smarter Commerce:
Connect enterprise decision planning and execution with operations for a smarter approach to commerce that efficiently utilizes existing resources and assets while incorporating big data to ensure goods and services are; produced in the right locations, marketed and sold through the right channels, distributed to the right customers, offered in the right buyer locations (online or brick-and-mortar), and available at the right time for the lowest cost and maximum profit.
Decision Optimization from IBM helps you:
• Take the guesswork out of planning and execution decisions
• Discover better ways to do business
• Efficiently meet demand for your products and services
• Gain a complete view of your inbound order and outbound supply chain processes in real time
• Access a logistics network of carriers and logistics service providers, and a network of suppliers
• Optimize your strategic supply chain planning decisions for the fulfillment of orders, shipments and inventory
IBM® Supply Chain Optimization offers decision support applications for supply chain management. These products complement and enhance existing investments in enterprise resource planning (ERP) and advanced planning and scheduling (APS). They can improve supply chain design; optimize supply chain networks and inventory levels; improve vehicle routing and planning; and promote more efficient production planning and scheduling.
IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio
IBM® ILOG® CPLEX® Optimization Studio is an analytical decision support toolkit for rapid development and deployment of optimization models using mathematical and constraint programming. It combines an integrated development environment (IDE) with the powerful Optimization Programming Language (OPL) and high-performance ILOG CPLEX optimizer solvers.
IBM ILOG ODM Enterprise
Enterprise platform for building and deploying analytical decision support applications IBM® ILOG® ODM Enterprise provides a highly configurable platform to support business decision makers with analytics to solve their toughest planning and scheduling challenges. It can reduce the effort, time and risk associated with creating custom solutions for your business model. IBM ILOG ODM Enterprise enables line-of-business managers to make smarter, better decisions and improve return on investment (ROI) by leveraging massive data resources with business analytics and optimization tools.
IBM ILOG Inventory and Product Flow Analyst
IBM® ILOG® Inventory and Product Flow Analyst provides supply chain inventory management and optimization for manufacturers, retailers and distributors. It helps maintain right-sized inventory levels to meet fluctuating supply and demand, often resulting in cost savings between 15 and 35 percent. IBM ILOG Inventory and Product Flow Analyst enables the optimal use of supply chains to promote profitability, efficiency and revenue growth.
IBM ILOG LogicNet Plus XE
IBM® ILOG® LogicNet Plus® XE provides supply chain network optimization and supply chain design tools. It helps manage business growth by evaluating your current supply chain network and determining where and when to add new facilities. IBM ILOG LogicNet Plus XE is a prebuilt decision support solution for ongoing strategic planning of supply chains.