Recommendations for adapting your supply chain in a paralyzed world economy

Barcelona, March 19, 2020.– The world economy is slowing down due to measures to combat the spread of the Coronavirus. This situation forces each company to respond with a reengineering of its processes and an adaptation of its supply chain. Harvard Business Review has just published a guide of recommendations that we think can be useful for any company, in any circumstance. Reading the following recommendations is sure to help you make decisions. According to the Harvard Business Review analysis, the first variable to monitor is human capital.

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AndSoft definition and positioning regarding measures and preparation concerning covid-19 (coronavirus)

AndSoft global announcement of actions and positioning in regards to taken measures, client relationship, suppliers and other active services.

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Coronavirus: Does China, the world’s factory, paralyze the global supply chain?

Barcelona, March 5, 2020.– Breaks of stock of certain merchandise are already being registered in some western countries. The vast majority of Chinese transport modes are closed, so there is damage to the global supply chain, due to the expansion of the Coronavirus, originating in China, considered the world’s factory. In fact, the OECD has forecast declines in GDP growth in several countries in the coming months, and the first losses are estimated at $ 200 billion. In this sense, we highlight an analysis of the Logistics Management magazine with a very early approach to the effect on the logistics sector:

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We need training and business volunteering for a new generation of professionals specialized in cyber security

Barcelona, February 20, 2020.- Cyber security is another cornerstone for the good progress of information technologies in different supply chains. There is a shortage of training and professional offer in this area. The World Economic Forum ensures in the following analysis that business leaders have the resources and initiative necessary to reduce the cybersecurity skills gap. A planning that needs to know the following procedural phases.

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Main benefits for the new 5G mobile technology and the actual implementation deadlines

Barcelona, February 7, 2020.- The New York Times has published a report on the current state of 5G mobile technology in the United States. Similar characteristics to what will happen in Europe, the Galileo satellite network (EU) ends. In any case, freight transport will be one of the main beneficiaries of geolocation, tracking, demand planning and routes. 5G is a technology that will be massively implemented in a few years yet. Before the telephone operators will offer us an improved 4G. Next, we summarize the report of the american newspaper.

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It’s up to the TMS software to meet the requirements of the transport companies and not the other way round

Author: Julio Borrell, Chief Operating Officer at AndSoft 

Most TMS manufactured by companies with experience in this sector are flexible solutions, but are also equipped with a standardized core

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Gartner: Top strategic technology trends for 2020 (and Part Two)

Read the first part of Gatner Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2020

Trend No. 6: The Empowered Edge 

Edge computing describes a computing topology in which information processing and content collection and delivery are placed closer to the sources, repositories and consumers of this information. Edge computing draws from the concepts of distributed processing. It tries to keep the traffic and processing local to reduce latency, exploit the capabilities of the edge and enable greater autonomy at the edge. 

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