Essays about: "recent trends in information technology"

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  1. 1. Servitization in Manufacturing Firms: Exploring Possible Relations Between the Product-Service Systems Offered by Highly Servitized Manufacturing Firms and the Market Environments in which they Operate

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Max Parkosidis; Edvin Magneteg; [2019]
    Keywords : Servitization; Services; Product-Service Systems; Product-Service Continuum; Highly Servitized; Servitization Possibilities; Manufacturing Firm; Market Environment; Internet of Things; Technology and Engineering; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title Servitization in Manufacturing Firms: Exploring Possible Relations Between the Product-Service Systems Offered by Highly Servitized Manufacturing Firms and the Market Environments in which they Operate Authors Edvin Magneteg Max Parkosidis Supervisors Ola Alexanderson, Faculty of Engineering (LTH), Lund University Stefan Calling, ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems Background In recent years, an increasing number of manufacturing firms have started looking towards servitization as a way of developing their business - offering different forms of product-service systems rather than only selling products. There are numerous ways in which manufacturing firms can choose to offer services, and the extent to which different firms have chosen to servitize also varies, with some firms having taken significant steps towards becoming pure service providers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Implementing ICTs in Indonesia’s Small-Scale Fisheries: Identifying Common Implementation Challenges and the Development Paradigms that Shape Them

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Melinda Donnelly; [2018]
    Keywords : ICT4D; ICT; fisheries; technology; mobile for development;

    Abstract : Indonesia is home to some of the world’s most productive fisheries, with Indonesia’s small-scale fishermen responsible for the majority of production. Despite their contributions to global and national food stocks they remain amongst the poorest segments of the population and are most impacted by the sector’s various economic, environmental and political challenges. READ MORE

  3. 3. A visualization approach for improved interpretation and evaluation of assembly line balancing solutions

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Victor Azamfirei; [2018]
    Keywords : human-robot collaboration; robot; assembly line balancing; RALB; visualization; literature review; IPS IMMA; sustainability; Digital Human Modelling DHM; simulation; Workstation Design; ISO 15066;

    Abstract : Future manufacturing will be characterized by the complementarity between humans and automation (human-robot collaboration). This requires new methods and tools for the design and operation of optimized manufacturing workplaces in terms of ergonomics, safety, efficiency, complexity management and work satisfaction. READ MORE

  4. 4. Hedging Your Bets: The Prospects of Cryptocurrency Use in Online Gambling : A Mixed-Methods Study

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

    Author : Nicolas Werle; Liina Lehtonen; [2018]
    Keywords : cryptocurrency; online gambling; diffusion of innovation; disruptive technology; blockchain; consumer behaviour;

    Abstract : Since its initial inception, cryptocurrency has hit the world with both intrigue and skepticism. It was acting as an alternative form of currency that people could use that required no regulative authority to back it. READ MORE

  5. 5. A visualization approach for improved interpretation and evaluation of assembly line balancing solutions

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Victor Azamfirei; [2018]
    Keywords : Human-robot collaboration; robot; assembly line balancing; RALB; visualization; literature review; IPS IMMA; sustainability; Digital Human Modelling DHM; Simulation; Workstation Design; ISO 15066;

    Abstract : Future manufacturing will be characterized by the complementarity between humans and automation (human-robot collaboration). This requires new methods and tools for the design and operation of optimized manufacturing workplaces in terms of ergonomics, safety, efficiency, complexity management and work satisfaction. READ MORE