IBM® Decision Optimization helps businesses become more customer-centric by automating complex decisions and trade-offs about limited resources so that they can more easily:
- Align business models with customer needs to increase business effectiveness and deployment speed of enterprise planning and scheduling decisions.
- Configure integrated solutions to address challenges at each stage of the commerce lifecycle – buy, market, sell, service – and their interrelationships.
- Leverage Advanced Analytics and Decision Optimization to transform massive data into fact-based decisions.
- Leverage IT investments to allocate limited resources to maximize value through planning and scheduling processes that achieve the best possible performance and customer experience.
Why IBM for Decision Optimization?
IBM Decision Optimization provides a customer entry point into Smarter Commerce by bridging the gap between analytics and execution enabling them to:
- Maximize return on existing assets
- Identify opportunities for competitive advantage
- Incrementally transform operations to focus on the customer
Decision Optimization portfolio consists of both configurable solutions and out-of-the-box applications for solving complex production, supply chain, and planning and scheduling challenges to gain competitive advantage through optimal resource use.
IBM Decision Optimization amplifies every phase of the commerce cycle by helping customers:
- Take the guesswork out of decision making by transforming ‘big data’ insights into prescribed actions through advanced analytics and optimization.
- Address challenges at every stage of the commerce lifecycle – buy, market, sell, service – by incrementally deploying optimization-based business applications as needed.
- Facilitate cross-organization collaboration for rapid responsiveness to emerging market trends and/or changes in product or service demand through configurable analytic decision support applications in a framework environment.
- Enhance responsiveness and maintain competitive differentiation by applying tailored analytic solutions to your unique business models.
- Efficiently meet demand for products and services by automating and streamlining decisions to optimize the global value chain.
- Generate continuous ROI through customer centric, end-to-end, and cross-functional organizational optimization across all business processes.