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The Warehouse of the Future Has No Walls

Posted by on February 22, 2017 12:53 pm

Whether your warehouse is a traditional building with aisles of inventory, a series of components spread across multiple divisions or suppliers, or a field of pipe spanning 600 acres, the need for access to critical supply chain data anytime, anywhere is now a business imperative. Additionally, upstream and downstream trading partners demand product fulfillment visibility […]

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Mission Possible: Securing Enterprise Data in the Cloud

Posted by on June 25, 2015 4:24 pm

Businesses can safeguard their enterprise by carefully selecting a partner whose cloud offering ensures proper data protection and compliance with security regulations. If your priority is to quickly establish a secure and reliable connection between your systems of record for real-time visibility and mobile execution across the supply chain, consider DSI Cloud. Built for best […]

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Gold Eagle Co. Achieves Mobile Execution in the Warehouse

Posted by on June 5, 2015 4:29 pm

Gold Eagle Co. manufactures and distributes several leading brands of automotive chemicals that protect and boost vehicle performance. To continue to succeed in a competitive market, they had to overcome a challenge: manual processes that limited visibility and created other inefficiencies along the supply chain. Among those inefficiencies, delayed entry caused loss of inventory visibility, […]

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Solving Supply Chain Challenges at the Gartner Supply Chain Conference

Posted by on May 11, 2015 4:36 pm

That’s one of the primary reasons we look forward to attending and participating in the conference. There’s no doubt that companies face a variety of supply chain challenges that, depending on the industry, continue to multiply as supply chains become larger and more complex. Today’s supply chain solutions should help overcome that complexity and deliver […]

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Mobile Execution: An Imperative in Cold Chain Integrity

Posted by on May 1, 2015 2:58 pm

Inside a refrigerated warehouse, a life sciences product awaits distribution to a customer. Once it becomes part of an order, the product is moved from its climate-controlled environment to a cold shipping package, then driven (or, more likely, air-lifted) to its final destination. The pervasive challenges throughout that entire process? Keeping the product in a […]

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How Aegion Corporation Keeps Pace with the Speed of Business

Posted by on April 29, 2015 3:01 pm

Identifying the Problems The search for a solution always begins with a problem—or problems. As a global leader in infrastructure protection and maintenance services, Aegion Corporation manages 175 facilities in 33 countries, which add up to more than 1,000 job sites per year. With limited visibility into those locations, many of which span hundreds of […]

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COLLABORATE 15 Recap: Top Takeaways for Digital Transformation

Posted by on April 21, 2015 3:04 pm

COLLABORATE 15, the technology and applications forum put on by three of Oracle’s most influential user groups, wrapped last week in Las Vegas. The event drew thousands of Oracle users and solution providers, and included a week of informative sessions on hot topics, best practices and professional development. If you weren’t able to attend, we […]

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Meet the Challenges of the Digital Economy at COLLABORATE 15

Posted by on April 10, 2015 3:07 pm

The DSI solutions team will be on site at COLLABORATE 15 leading conversations and exploring how our mobile platform can be an advantage for businesses while seamlessly integrating with existing Oracle software investments. Be sure to stop by booth 825 for live demos and a chance to chat with our team members. If you’re the […]

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Exploring What a Mobile Platform Can Do Inside the Four Walls

Posted by on April 9, 2015 3:11 pm

After all, it’s likely your business happens in a number of locations outside the four walls. Yet it’s within your warehouses and manufacturing/distribution facilities that optimal supply chain performance is especially critical—and that’s where the power and agility of our mobile platform comes in.

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Omnichannel Must Be a Team Effort Among Marketing, CX, Operations — and Demands a New Model for the Supply Chain

Posted by on April 2, 2015 3:46 pm

The study defines omnichannel as the ability to provide a seamless shopping experience across multiple platforms, including online and in-store, a capability that’s undoubtedly become a part of today’s retail experience. Whether it’s locating an item online and buying it in-store, modifying or completing an order from any location or making a cross-channel return, customers […]

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Mobile Supply Chain Improves Stock and Dispatch Accuracy to 99.9%

Posted by on March 6, 2015 2:49 pm

The Problem For more than a century, Dewhirst has played a key role in the evolution of clothing retail and supplied diverse brands and retailers with quality garments. Although the company had no problem keeping pace with the evolution of retail and fashion trends, manual warehousing and distribution processes inhibited the company’s ability to keep […]

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Build and Launch a Mobile App in 30 Minutes? Now You Can

Posted by on March 3, 2015 2:51 pm

The secret to our rapid time-to-value is the enhanced DSI Cloud Connect gateway installer, which enables rapid implementation of our mobile solutions through a streamlined cloud gateway deployment that radically accelerates the time to value while reducing the friction of connecting enterprise systems to the cloud.

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Why TETRA Technologies Calls the Mobile Supply Chain ‘Key’ to Industry Survival

Posted by on February 3, 2015 3:00 pm

Throughout OVCS, supply chain conversations were a dominant theme as attendees and presenters explored challenges, best practices and next steps. Several Oracle users shared their own stories, including Elijio, who shared details about TETRA’s mobile supply chain journey to help give attendees insightful context around which they can begin to think about their own mobility […]

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Your 2015 Goal: Mobilize Your Business, Not Just Your Devices

Posted by on January 19, 2015 3:07 pm

Mobile has become ubiquitous—and it’s no wonder, given that worldwide smartphone users were expected to total 1.75 billion in 2014 (a number that, by the way, will only continue to rise). When looking beyond mobile device usage, however, mobility-driven business imperatives like a comprehensive strategy aren’t catching on quite as fast. One of the stumbling […]

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New Mobility Success Stories Highlight Life Sciences, Engineering and Construction Implementations

Posted by on December 23, 2014 3:21 pm

Here’s a look at a couple of our more recent success story additions. Both of these mobility implementations also highlight a member of our global partner network, a powerful collaboration that extends our expertise in a variety of industries and countries. You’ve heard the old saying, “there’s strength in numbers.” Our partner network is an […]

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Supply Chain Challenges, Increased Investment Among Top Executive Priorities

Posted by on November 24, 2014 3:30 pm

KPMG’s recent Global Consumer Executive Top of Mind Survey 2014 delves into a number of business topics, including supply chain management and operations. One of the more interesting findings? KPMG data found that a clear majority of respondents indicated that the supply chain is the top area in which they’ll increase investments over the next […]

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Is Your Retail Business Ready to Thrive in an Omni-Channel Environment?

Posted by on November 19, 2014 3:34 pm

The customer benefit is clear: the convenience of shopping from home and the instant gratification of picking up just what you wanted from a nearby store, rather than hunting around—wasting time and energy—for the right product in the right size, color, etc. And the business benefit? Happy customers are good for business—and in the digital […]

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Why a Mobile Supply Chain Matters to Oil, Gas and Mining Companies

Posted by on November 12, 2014 3:35 pm

What Is a Mobile Supply Chain? The technology-driven digital economy is changing everything about the way we work. As a result, companies are under increasing pressure to not just optimize their processes and supply chains, but transform them to better meet regulatory requirements, gain (and maintain) a competitive advantage and adapt to continually changing business […]

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What Is the Mobile Supply Chain?

Posted by on November 10, 2014 3:37 pm

To accommodate new customer expectations and supplier strategies, the supply chain must transform from a fixed, linear process with the customer at the end to a dynamic, omni-channel process centered on the customer. A mobile supply chain provides the visibility and agility across your existing enterprise systems to make this happen. It’s the strategy and […]

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Aegion Corporation’s Mobile Supply Chain Journey

Posted by on October 20, 2014 4:43 pm

Aegion’s story made for a compelling conversation during this year’s Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, especially since mobility (and how to implement it) is a continually hot topic among IT leaders and CIOs. Thys Lourens, Aegion’s CIO, joined our SVP of Global Sales, Mark Goode, to take a deeper dive into Aegion’s mobile supply chain journey, including the […]

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The 7 Critical Topics Discussed at #GartnerSym

Posted by on October 10, 2014 4:45 pm

To help streamline that wealth of thought-provoking perspectives, we’ve compiled a list of the top 7 things discussed at the event. Let’s dive in!

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Demands on the Supply Chain in the Digital Economy

Posted by on September 18, 2014 4:50 pm

DSI: Our mission is to make our customers successful as it relates to all things inventory in the digital economy.
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Why Old Dutch Foods Mobilized Its Supply Chain

Posted by on September 12, 2014 5:02 pm

When you talk about mobile in the workplace, you might first think of using a mobile device for common tasks like checking email or tapping into (no pun intended) an employee-facing app for needs like time tracking and expense reporting. At Old Dutch Foods, however, company executives channeled the power of mobile to optimize manufacturing, […]

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Introducing DSI’s Gartner Symposium/ITXPO 2014 Hub

Posted by on August 29, 2014 1:57 pm

Technology has changed almost everything about the way we live and work. As we continue to find ways to thrive in today’s digital economy, it’s more important than ever to identify the best ways to use technology to meet evolving consumer and industry demands. Discovering (and implementing) those solutions is a major focus for IT […]

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Your New Business Advantage: A Mobile Supply Chain

Posted by on August 4, 2014 4:58 pm

In today’s digital economy, mobile isn’t simply an add-on to your existing business processes—it’s becoming a critical part of how you work. Aegion Corporation, the parent company for global leaders in infrastructure protection like Bayou, Fibrwrap and United Pipeline Systems, realized the company needed one mobile platform to automate field sales, field service and PO […]

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#GARTNERSCC Recap: The Key to Supply Chain Success Is Mobile

Posted by on May 23, 2014 2:32 pm

When Gartner bills their Supply Chain Executive Conference 2014 as “the world’s most important gathering of supply chain leaders,” it’s a lofty declaration—and in this case, it’s absolutely true. Several DSI executives and employees attended the conference, and now that they’re back in the office, we’re busy rehashing the conversations, tools and takeaways that were […]

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Why I Joined DSI

Posted by on May 20, 2014 2:36 pm

I’ve had the good fortune to work with many tremendous people throughout my career. I’ve worked with some of the best engineers and product people on the planet. I’ve worked with truly visionary customers and partners across a diverse range of industries. And I can say that I’ve worked side by side with many of […]

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Is Your Supply Chain Ready for the New Digital Economy?

Posted by on May 15, 2014 2:40 pm

The supply chain has long been a critical part of business operations. As technology continues to disrupt the way we live and work, it’s increasingly important to create a mobile, agile supply chain that’s more efficient, cost-effective and productive for all involved. And what better place to talk about sustainable, successful supply chain strategy than […]

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