For years now, User Experience (UX) has been a major limitation of modeling and optimization solutions being used for collaborative business planning processes — so much so that planners have resorted to using optimizationless planning applications or 10s / 100s of Excel spreadsheets linked by complex equations, simply because they feel more comfortable with the UX. This has resorted in sub-optimal (when businesses incorrectly use rules-based planning when optimization is actually necessary) or black-box planning (when only a sub-set of people understand how Excel or programming language-based models are linked, etc).
River Logic is pleased to announce General Availability of EO+ on April 15th, 2017. Before we discuss the specifics of EO+, let’s outline some of the unmet needs in the market space that are fulfilled by EO+.
DALLAS, March 27, 2017 -- River Logic today announced its new partnership with Barkawi Management Consultants (Barkawi), a specialized strategic and management consulting firm focusing on helping clients improve the performance of their supply chain and aftersales service operations. Barkawi's client base includes global blue chip companies such as Daimler, Siemens, Coca-Cola, and Lufthansa.
Developing and delivering business software is radically different today and has been revolutionized by cloud platforms like Microsoft Azure. Before I dive into our product visions and roadmap, I’d like to begin by reviewing what software development looked like from a traditional point of view….