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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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LaunchKC Fuels Kansas City’s Continued Emergence as a Major Tech Player

Posted by on May 6, 2015 2:53 pm

“When Google selected Kansas City for the installation of Google Fiber, that was a validation point of just how relevant as a tech community we really are,” says Drew Solomon of LaunchKC and the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City (EDC). “The fact that a technology brand with the reputation of Google chose Kansas City […]

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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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Augmented Reality Now Playing at Kansas City’s Union Station

Posted by on March 23, 2015 9:25 pm

Stroll through the soaring corridors of one of Kansas City’s favorite landmarks, Union Station, and you’ll not only have a chance to see history—you can actually experience it. Union Station’s new permanent digital exhibit, Living History, uses augmented reality to illustrate “how this iconic monument and transportation hub was a key driver in Kansas City’s […]

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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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