These are challenging times for any business. Companies must find ways to reduce costs, eliminate inefficiency, deliver better service, mitigate risk, ensure compliance with standards and regulations and, perhaps most crucially, innovate continuously in order to achieve and maintain a competitive edge. This paper illustrates how these goals are being achieved using best-in-class supply chain management applications from Oracle and is intended for supply chain executives whose organizations run SAP as their core ERP system but are interested in leveraging additional supply chain applications to foster even greater success. All around the world, SAP ERP customers of all sizes and industries have discovered that they are better able to run their business and be competitive by deploying Oracle supply chain applications. So if you run SAP ERP and are interested in proven alternatives to better run your supply chain practice, we invite you to read-on.