April 24, 2014 08:39 ET

SERUS and NVIDIA Join to Host Webinar -- "Shortening NPI Cycle Time Through Better Collaboration With Outsourced Suppliers"

Webinar to Look at Best Practices in Supply Chain Visibility for Outsourced Manufacturing

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 24, 2014) - SERUS, a leader in extended supply chain management for high-tech companies, today announced it is hosting a webinar titled "Shortening NPI Cycle Time Through Better Collaboration with Outsourced Suppliers." NVIDIA's Senior Manager for Optimization Execution, Arnold Suratos, will lead the discussion scheduled for Thursday, May 1, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. PST.

With high-tech companies under increasing pressure to accelerate the timelines for product introduction, better orchestration through the process from design to release is critical to successful product introductions. Specifically, the webinar will discuss:

  • The importance of collaboration across your supply network during transition of NPI to production
  • Best Practices in working with your sub-contractor/outsourced manufacturers for optimal NPI Launch
  • Trends in high-tech outsourced manufacturing

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SERUS is leading today's high-tech companies to superior performance with precision multi-tiered supply chain management and execution. By orchestrating data and decision making from engineering and operations to finance and procurement and beyond, SERUS informs companies in near real-time when disruptive changes occur that will impact output, inventory, costs and ultimately customer satisfaction. From a spike in demand to engineering change propagation or a supplier interruption, SERUS monitors all supply chain progress on a granular level, enabling all partners to discover detailed causes and make recommendations for solving problems. SERUS customers are able to adapt on the fly and therefore enjoy deliver better outcomes through improved managerial judgment and collaborative performance between all parties. For high-tech companies whose survival depends on complex and outsourced supply chains, SERUS' cloud-based monitoring and adept analysis is the standard bearer. Customers like AMD Oracle, Juniper, Flextronics, Nvidia, Cypress, Qualcomm/Atheros and IDT have benefitted from enhancements, such as 8-15% reduction in inventory, 10-20% reduction in excess and obsolescence charges and 8-15% increase in operational productivity thanks to SERUS' supply chain orchestration. Learn more at

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