Information-Based Manufacturing: Technology, Strategy and Industrial Applications / Edition 1

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Overview

Because of their mutually influencing interactions, information systems and modern manufacturing systems are intertwined. They have been so integrated that information systems have become an embedded and critical component of any effective manufacturing system. The impact of the increasing focus on information permeates throughout the manufacturing life cycle, from product conceptualization, design, process planning, all the way to production, order fulfilment, and customer services. For these reasons, it is critical that we study information-based manufacturing in its entirety, crossing the traditional functional boundaries and building as much synergy between Information Systems (IS), Information Technology (IT), and manufacturing as possible. This is the motivation for this book and, to this end, the purpose of this book is threefold:

• to establish an up-to-date interdisciplinary research framework for information-based manufacturing that builds on the research foundation from IS and IT and manufacturing research;
• to develop a forward-looking research agenda for information-based manufacturing for identifying future directions for research and applications; and
• to foster a joint academic and industrial research agenda in information systems and manufacturing by identifying the greatest synergy possible between academic research and industrial practices.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780792372318
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 1/31/2001
  • Edition description: Reprinted from INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FLEXIBLE MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS, 9:2; 10:3; 12:2-3, 2001
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 356
  • Product dimensions: 0.88 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 9.21 (d)

Table of Contents

I: Introduction to Information-Based Manufacturing. 1. Information-Based Manufacturing with the Web; M.J. Shaw. 2. Information-Based Manufacturing in the Informational Age (Industrial Application Case: John Deere); W. Fulkerson. 3. The Information Technology Productivity Paradox Revisited: A Theoretical and Empirical Investigation in the Manufacturing Sector; A. Barua, Byungtae Lee. II: Supply-Chain Management. 4. Product Hardware Complexity and Its Impact on Inventory and Customer On-Time Delivery (Industrial Application Case: IBM); G.Y. Lin, et al. 5. Agent-Oriented Supply-Chain Management; M.S. Fox, et al. 6. Reengineering the Order Fulfillment Process in Supply Chain Networks; Fu-Ren Lin, M.J. Shaw. III: Modeling the Information-Based Manufacturing Systems, Processes, and the Enterprise. 7. Integrated Modeling Framework for Manufacturing Systems: A Unified Representation of the Physical Process and Information System; Hee Won Kang, et al. 8. On the Dependability Design of Manufacturing Information Systems; A.R. Quintas, J.A. Faria. 9. Object-Oriented Modeling for Flexible Manufacturing Systems; A.W. Booth. 10. The Application of Enterprise Modeling for Aerospace Manufacturing System Integration; G.P. Moynihan. IV: Infrastructure and Control for Information-based Manufacturing. 11. Performance Analysis of Auction-Based Distributed Shop-Floor Control Schemes from the Perspective of the Communication System; D. Veeramani, Kung-Jeng Wang. 12. A Decentralized Approach to Estimate Activity-Based Costs and Near-Optimal Resource Allocation in Flexible Manufacturing Systems; A. Gupta, et al. V: Managing the Information-Based Manufacturing Life Cycles. 13. Design-to-Manufacturing Information Management for Electronics Assembly (Industrial Application Case: Motorola); T.M. Tirpak. 14. Manufacturing Cost Modeling for Product Design (Industrial Application Case: Motorola); A. Locascio. 15. Information-Based Dynamic Manufacturing System Scheduling; S. Piramuthu, et al. Index.
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