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Scott Nalick
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Sr Industry Consultant

Scott Nalick is a supply chain industry consultant in the SAS Global Supply Chain Practice focusing on demand-supply synchronization. Previously he has worked for supply chain solution vendors including SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, i2 Technologies, Manugistics, Servigistics, Optiant, eConnections and Rightworks. Scott holds an M.S. Systems Management from U.S.C. and a B.S. Industrial Engineering from Cal Poly SLO, and has worked hands on in semiconductor, high tech, electronic assembly, and aerospace and defense environments.

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When everything is analytics, nothing is analytics...?

The widespread adoption of the term "analytics" reminds me of the evolution of the term "supply chain management." Initially the term focused on supply chain planning. It involved demand and supply balancing and the heuristics and optimization tools that came out of advanced planning and scheduling. Over time practically everything was included