Today's enterprise is no longer a single, vertically integrated organization. Globalization, outsourcing, and off-shoring have created an environment where end-to-end supply chains include many players, with a shared need for accurate and timely information.
role of data warehouse manager
the players, irrespective of role, adds some element of lifecycle data to the movement of product throughout the chain. And this information is becoming increasingly important. In order to synchronize the flow of goods, cash, and information across the supply chain, each link in the chain of custody should be monitored, recorded, and measured to ensure that constraints and failure points are identified, and that remedial action is taken. In addition, reliance on channel partners to provide market