At the Kinaxis Kinexions event last week, CEO Doug Colbeth and the Kinaxis team delivered an exciting and thought provoking show. Despite some would say, over the top showmanship, the stars of this show were clearly customers. On the stage, at the Industry Influencers session, but more importantly at the tables, all sharing their passion for what they see as a key SCM tool. Below are summarized reports on What’s New, What We Saw and What it Means for You.
What was new?
Rapid Response Control Tower
The Kinaxis Rapid Response Control Tower was launched by Kinaxis CEO Doug Colbeth to kick-off the event. The image below depicts all the component extensions to the current Kinaxis S& OP and SCM product.
Specifically the product extensions with RapidResponse Control Tower allow companies to use a single cloud-based enterprise planning and “what-if” simulation solution to increase customer service, reduce corporate risks, and improve financial performance. This means no more disparate planning tools in multiple functional silos allowing them to simultaneously plan, monitor and respond across multiple areas of the business. Continue reading…