Posts posted in June 2012
Another Blow to Nokia
News of the Day 6/22/2012 (43) comments
When Microsoft releases Windows Phone 8 in the fall, it won't be able to run on Nokia's current Lumia phones.
A Materials Planning Case Study, Part 1
Götz-Andreas Kemmner 6/20/2012 (6) comments
A European electronics company manages about 3,000 items per year while phasing another 600 products in or out at the same time. Materials management continues to be a challenge
RIM Shedding Jobs
News of the Day 6/20/2012 (19) comments
A day after Celestica said it will no longer manufacture the BlackBerry, RIM announced it will cut 2,000 to 3,000 jobs.
More Bad News for Nokia
Anna Young 6/18/2012 (30) comments
Moody's has cut Nokia's debt rating to junk and issued it a negative outlook, further complicating financing for the troubled handset maker
Why Manufacturing Matters
The Sanity Clause 6/14/2012 (12) comments
Anyone who doubts the link between production and technology knowhow should recall the hard lessons of American TV and steel manufacturers.
Top Cloud Computing Myths
Dr. Cagri Tanriover 6/13/2012 (14) comments
Cloud computing is useful, but there are numerous misconceptions about what it is and how much it can really help firms achieve.
Supply Chain in the Cloud
Logical Link 6/13/2012 (3) comments
Lenovo is leveraging the cloud to improve its supply chain, but is the industry overemphasizing the utility of this technology?
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