Essays about: "importance of information services in business"

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  1. 1. Digitalization of Facilities Management - The Slow Development of Space Management

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : Simon Trevik; Tobias Nilsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Building Information Modelling; BIM; Space Management SM ; Facility Management FM ; digitalization; property owners and property management;

    Abstract : The Facilities Management (FM) industry has to deal with a lot of information concerning facilities. This information needs to be handled, available and stored in a easy way for the facility manager to use. Previously this was done in an analog manner, but now digitalization of FM is an ongoing process. READ MORE

  2. 2. Information Usage in Smart Material Flows : An Evaluation of the Prerequisites of how to Become Smart in the Material Flow from a User Perspective within Assembly at an Industrial Manufacturing Company

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Josefin Eriksson; Anna Eldered; [2017]
    Keywords : Information Usage; Information; Smart Factory; Industrie 4.0; Scania; Smart; Operations Management; Manufacturing; Assembly;

    Abstract : IT is a well-integrated function within most companies and its importance grows bigger by the day. With new solutions and concepts being introduced continuously it is important to be aware of the ever-changing possibilities found within IT. One of these changes is the concept of Industrie 4. READ MORE

  3. 3. Understanding value-added service offering by 3PL providers : VAS as a source of competitive advantage for the provider and the customer

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Arcelly Ingrid Herrera Quintana; Lisui Yang; [2017]
    Keywords : Third party logistics; value-added services;

    Abstract : Background: Outsourcing logistics operations to third-party logistics providers (3PL) is a growing trend for customer companies in all stages of supply chains. Among the services offered by providers, value-added services (VAS) play a special role for the provider as a differentiation opportunity and a source of higher margins, and for the customer as a way to increase the efficiency of their logistics flow beyond what standard solutions allow. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Impact of Internet of Things unification with Project Management Disciplines in project-based organizations

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Pietro Percudani; Mohamad Batrawi; [2017]
    Keywords : project management; strategic project management; internet of things; IoT data; RFID; project manager; innovation; implementation; integration; merger; synergy; information sharing; collaboration; efficiency; effectiveness;

    Abstract : The greatest advantage of Information Technology (IT) is its ability in entitling personnel to achieve their goals. Allowing personnel to grasp knowledge and skills they weren’t aware of previously, rendering to a sense that it’s all about potential; as expressed by former CEO of Microsoft Steve Ballmer. READ MORE

  5. 5. Which small firm manager will opt out of having a voluntary audit in Sweden?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Caroline Nilsson; Naseer Hameed; [2017]
    Keywords : Voluntary audit; Statutory audit; Managerial characteristics; Small firm;

    Abstract : The business world and its perceived complex accounting structure has made a path for audit to acquire a key role in terms of delivering independent opinions considering the management assertions of the financial statements, as well as in assurance and advisory services. Both opinions and services are equally important for managers, owners and stakeholders of companies that are obliged to issue an audit report and for companies that operate in a context where audits are voluntary. READ MORE