ERP Systems and Organisational Change

Author: Bernard Grabot
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1848001835
Release Date: 2008-04-16
Genre: Technology & Engineering

ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) systems are now the backbone of the information systems in public and private sector organisations. Yet difficulties remain. This book provides a unique and comprehensive insight into ERP systems, from both a social and a technical viewpoint. Without trying to build an artificial consensus, several case studies are commented upon alternatively with a technical and social view, showing how the same facts can have different interpretations.

Advances in Production Management Systems Competitive Manufacturing for Innovative Products and Services

Author: Christos Emmanouilidis
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9783642403613
Release Date: 2013-08-13
Genre: Computers

The two volumes IFIP AICT 397 and 398 constitute the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the International IFIP WG 5.7 Conference on Advances in Production Management Systems, APMS 2012, held in Rhodes, Greece, in September 2012. The 182 revised full papers were carefully reviewed and selected for inclusion in the two volumes. They are organized in 6 parts: sustainability; design, manufacturing and production management; human factors, learning and innovation; ICT and emerging technologies in production management; product and asset lifecycle management; and services, supply chains and operations.

Behavioral Operations in Planning and Scheduling

Author: Jan C. Fransoo
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3642133827
Release Date: 2010-09-22
Genre: Business & Economics

Human and organizational factors have a substantial impact on the performance of planning and scheduling processes. Despite widespread and advanced decision support systems, human decision makers are still crucial to improve the operational performance in manufacturing industries. In this text, the state of the art in this area is discussed by experts from a wide variety of engineering and social science disciplines. Moreover, recent results from collaborative studies and a number of field cases are presented. The text is targeted at researchers and graduate students, but is also particularly useful for managers, consultants, and system developers to better understand how human performance can be advanced.

Review of Management Accounting Research

Author: Magdy G. Abdel-Kader
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9780230353275
Release Date: 2011-10-26
Genre: Business & Economics

A comprehensive review of contemporary research in management accounting. Provides a thorough critical analysis of recent issues published in the management accounting literature and identifies gaps for future research in each issue reviewed.

MES Manufacturing Execution System

Author: Jürgen Kletti
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 9783540280118
Release Date: 2005-12-27
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Aus den Rezensionen: "... Neben einer grundsätzlichen Einführung in das Thema MES geben ausgewählte Fachbeiträge dem Leser einen umfassenden Überblick über die Leistungsfähigkeit und die Anwendungsmöglichkeiten von Manufacturing Execution Systemen (MES). Dieser Bestseller ist in deutscher und englischer Sprache erhältlich." (Produktion, 2007)

Advances in Sustainable and Competitive Manufacturing Systems

Author: Américo Azevedo
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783319005577
Release Date: 2013-06-25
Genre: Technology & Engineering

The proceedings includes the set of revised papers from the 23rd International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM 2013). This conference aims to provide an international forum for the exchange of leading edge scientific knowledge and industrial experience regarding the development and integration of the various aspects of Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing Systems covering the complete life-cycle of a company’s Products and Processes. Contents will include topics such as: Product, Process and Factory Integrated Design, Manufacturing Technology and Intelligent Systems, Manufacturing Operations Management and Optimization and Manufacturing Networks and MicroFactories.

Supply Chain Management und Advanced Planning

Author: Hartmut Stadtler
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3642141307
Release Date: 2010-07-29
Genre: Business & Economics

Das Buch führt in die Grundlagen des Supply Chain Managements (SCM) und dessen Planung ein. Insbesondere werden moderne Advanced Planning Systeme (APS), ihre wesentlichen Funktionalitäten sowie die Planungskonzepte beschrieben, die zur Implementierung mit APS geeignet sind. Die Autoren erläutern, wie Supply Chains modelliert und wie APS-Projekte erfolgreich in der Industrie umgesetzt werden können. Das Buch spiegelt langjährige Erfahrung mit APS wider und verbindet Praxiswissen mit theoretischen Grundlagen aus der Wissenschaft.

Product Lifecycle Management

Author: Anselmi Immonen
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540247999
Release Date: 2013-06-05
Genre: Business & Economics

This is the first English-language book on Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) that introduces the reader to the basic terms and fundamentals of PLM. The text provides a solid foundation for starting a PLM development project. It gives ideas and examples how PLM can be utilized in various industries. In addition, it also offers an insight into how PLM can assist in creating new business opportunities and in making real eBusiness possible.

Advances in Production Management Systems Initiatives for a Sustainable World

Author: Irenilza Nääs
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9783319511337
Release Date: 2017-03-15
Genre: Computers

This book constitutes the refereed post-conference proceedings of the International IFIP WG 5.7 Conference on Advances in Production Management Systems, APMS 2016, held in Iguassu Falls, Brazil, in September 2016. The 117 revised full papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 164 submissions. They are organized in the following topical sections: computational intelligence in production management; intelligent manufacturing systems; knowledge-based PLM; modelling of business and operational processes; virtual, digital and smart factory; flexible, sustainable supply chains; large-scale supply chains; sustainable manufacturing; quality in production management; collaborative systems; innovation and collaborative networks; agrifood supply chains; production economics; lean manufacturing; cyber-physical technology deployments in smart manufacturing systems; smart manufacturing system characterization; knowledge management in production systems; service-oriented architecture for smart manufacturing systems; advances in cleaner production; sustainable production management; and operations management in engineer-to-order manufacturing.

Service Chain Management

Author: Christos Voudouris
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3540755047
Release Date: 2007-12-18
Genre: Business & Economics

Service chain management enables service organisations to improve customer satisfaction and reduce operational costs. In this book, Christos Voudouris and his BT colleagues together with experts from industry and academia present the latest innovations and technologies used to manage the operations of a service company. The viewpoints presented are based on the BT experience and on associated research and development. Service chain management is looked at both from the enterprise perspective and from the standpoints of the service professional and customer. The focus is on real-world challenges.

R 3 Einf hrung

Author: Hans-Jürgen Appelrath
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 354065593X
Release Date: 1999-10-22
Genre: Business & Economics

Before use, standard ERP systems such as SAP R/3 need to be customized to meet the concrete requirements of the individual enterprise. This book provides an overview of the process models, methods, and tools offered by SAP and its partners to support this complex and time-consuming process. It begins by characterizing the foundations of the latest ERP systems from both a conceptual and technical viewpoint, whereby the most important components and functions of SAP R/3 are described. The main part of the book then goes on to present the current methods and tools for the R/3 implementation based on newer process models (roadmaps).