Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) have been around for more than 40 years, yet the WMS market remains hot, driven by ecommerce fulfillment, more complex operations, interest in the Cloud and greatly increasingly levels of automation.
To receive the results and success you expect requires end-to-end excellence, from business case development through go-live and time-to-value.
But WMS projects can be challenging – especially for those new to the process. WMS provides unique challenges due to the need to sync the physical movement of goods with real-time flow of information, under increasing complex processes.
We can help.
This exclusive six-part, non-commercial Warehouse Management Boot Camp 2022, starting in mid-January, will provide valuable insight across key topics to help you and your team achieve WMS success.
Each session, delivered in a classroom style, will be led by some of the most knowledgeable experts in the WMS sector (see faculty below).
You can easily register for individual sessions or all six in the Bootcamp series with just a few clicks.
Can't make a live broadcast date? Register now and you will get a link to the on-demand version automatically.
WMS Boot Camp Session 1: Introduction to WMS - This session will provide the foundation for the rest of the boot camp!
- What is a WMS?
- How Does It Provide Value?
- Important Capabilities
- Key WMS Trends, including Cloud
- WMS and Automation
- WMS Costs
What’s more, all registrants will be sent a link to access Gartner’s valuable 2021 WMS Critical Capabilities Report, which evaluates leading WMS vendors across nine areas of functionality and capabilities, organized by different levels of warehouse complexity. See descriptions for all six sessions in the series below.
FULL LIST OF SESSIONS & KEY TOPICS LIVE BROADCAST DATE
(All sessions 11:30am-12:30pm EST)
Session 1: Introduction to WMS - Now Available On-Demand
What is a WMS? How Does It Provide Value? Key WMS Trends; WMS and Automation; WMS Costs
Lead by Gilmore/Hume
JAN 20 2022
Session 2: Building the WMS Business Case
Common Areas and Ranges of Cost Savings; How to Present ROI to Senior Management; The Key Role of Change Management
Lead by Kirpalani/McDole/Gilmore
FEB 03 2022
Session 3: WMS Vendor Selection
The Vendor Section Process; Creating RFI/RFPs; Getting Demos and Scoring Right, Site Visits
Lead by Davies/O'Stean/Gilmore
FEB 17 2022
Session 4: Tips for Successful As-Is/To Be Process Development
As Is/to Be Process Mapping and Development is Essential to WMS Project Success - Learn How to Do It Well
Lead by Gilmore/Hume
FEB 24 2022
Session 5: Keys to WMS Implementation Success
Common and Uncommon Tips; What the Team Should Look Like; Thoughts on System Integration
Lead by Hume/Dongre/Gilmore
MAR 10 2022
Session 6: Common and Live Audience Questions about WMS
We’ll address frequently ask questions on WMS and the process and take live questions from the audience
Lead by Dongre/Gilmore
MAR 17 2022
Each session will be available on-demand shortly after the live broadcast date. We will also provide the slide presentations and transcriptions.