Essays about: "Centralization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 74 essays containing the word Centralization.

  1. 1. Assessing blockchain technology for Transport Data Logger

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Björn Johansson; [2018]
    Keywords : blockchain; transport data logger; hyperledger; hyperledger fabric; byzantine fault tolerance; bft; supply chain; transport chain; permissioned; permissionless; documental truth; historical truth; immutability; security; log data; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : A proof of concept permissioned blockchain system that holds data from the Transport Data Logger, TDL, was developed. Transport chain actors who hand off TDL-equipped goods between one another use the TDL app to upload a digital handoff containing their identities and log data from and signed by the TDL to a Hyperledger Fabric blockchain network. READ MORE

  2. 2. After-market spare parts inventory centralization at Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Ruben Brückner; Jawdat Higab; [2018]
    Keywords : Inventory Management; Inventory Centralization; Single-Echelon Inventory Models; spare parts Logistics; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: In spare parts logistics, customers expect a high availability of spare parts from their providers. It is very critical for spare parts providers to be able to satisfy customers’ demands. It acts as a differentiator in the customer’s buying decision. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Room of One's Own Delivery - A Study of Rural Identity in Sweden, and the Emancipatory Potential of Vulnerability in Resistance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Marit Stigson; [2018]
    Keywords : rural; identity; gender; vulnerability; resistance; Sollefteå; occupation; birthing clinic; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study examines the political and popular discourse that constructs the identity of the rural citizen in Sweden, and what consequences this discourse has on expectations on, and expectations of rural citizens in Sweden. The study focuses on the closing of the birthing clinic in Sollefteå hospital, Västernorrland county, in January 2017 and the occupation of the ward that followed thereafter. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bärare av lokal utveckling : civilsamhällets roll på landsbygden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Elin Sjöman; [2018]
    Keywords : civilsamhälle; lokalt ledarskap; governance; socialt kapital; resiliens; legitimitet;

    Abstract : Landsbygden är full av hjältar, men det är inte alltid deras röster hörs. Kommunsammanslagningar och en ökad centralisering har lett till att landsbygdens representation i det offentliga samtalet minskat. Engagemanget för bygden och dess utveckling har dock aldrig försvunnit. READ MORE

  5. 5. Recovery Networks - governance of non-governmental organizations in post-earthquake Nepal

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies

    Author : Joakim Kämpe; [2018]
    Keywords : governance; governance networks; governability; disaster recovery; NGO; INGO; Nepal; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis sets out to further expand on the knowledge on governance of NGOs in disaster recovery and reconstruction by looking at the coordination between and governance of national and international NGOs after the 2015 earthquakes in Nepal. The study is based on interviews and field-observations from Kathmandu and Rasuwa district and applies governance networks and governability theory to explain the findings. READ MORE