Business Strategy: The Use of Advanced Analytics in Logistics Fleet Management
This IDC Manufacturing Insights report takes a look at the applicability of advanced analytics in logistics fleet management. The vast amounts of data generated in the flow of goods through the supply chain coupled with the availability of impactful data through external sources must be leveraged by logistics firms to improve fleet performance. Use cases for advanced analytics in fleet management include dynamic routing, predictive maintenance, and network optimization, among others.
John Santagate, research manager, IDC Manufacturing Insights, reports that "the evolution of IoT, mobility, cloud, social, and Big Data and analytics has created a perfect storm of opportunity for logistics firms and other shippers to gain valuable insight into fleet performance and generate business value through advanced analytics."
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