Essays about: "thesis just-in-time"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 29 essays containing the words thesis just-in-time.

  1. 11. A critical assessment of inventory management principles  and purchasing routines : Managing packaging material in a process industry

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013); Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Christer Nederman; Oscar Slogén; [2015]
    Keywords : Economic order quantity; Inventory Management; Just in time purchasing; Sustainable inventory management.;

    Abstract : Inventory management is today seen as more competitive oriented, process oriented and better integrated into the companies than before. But still do several companies run their inventories according a traditional approach. There is therefore a need for some companies to evaluate their inventory management and adapt the new view. READ MORE

  2. 12. User-Centered Design in Agile software development for in-house enterprise tools

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Samuel Farebo; [2015]
    Keywords : User-Centered Design; Agile; Interaction Design; Usability Testing;

    Abstract : The Agile software development model is driven by "learning by doing" and rejects Big Design Up Front (BDUF) for that reason. User-Centered Design (UCD) on the other hand requires a more holistic view to be able to create a usable user interface and in the end create a good user experience. READ MORE

  3. 13. How to manage the bullwhip effect in the supply chain : A case study on Chinese Haier Group

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Ronghe Peng; Yi Xiao; [2014]
    Keywords : Bullwhip effect; Supply chain; Haier Group;

    Abstract : This thesis intended to increase the understanding of bullwhip effect in electrical appliance industry in the Chinese market. In the supply chain management, the bullwhip effect is a phenomenon can never be ignored. READ MORE

  4. 14. Rapid code iteration in an Integrated Development Environment with GPU just-in-time compilation

    University essay from KTH/Parallelldatorcentrum, PDC

    Author : André Gräsman; [2014]
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    Abstract : Rapid code iteration is a term designating short cycles between changes in the source-code of a program and observing results. This thesis describes an investigation about how an integrated development environment (IDE) can be built in order to gain rapid interaction during software development for graphics processing units (GPUs). READ MORE

  5. 15. Simulating production risk at Volvo Powertrain - Developing a simulation tool for decision making

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Magnus Cederlund; [2014]
    Keywords : Risk Management; Supply Chain Risk Management; Fault Tree Analysis; Preliminary Hazard Analysis; Lean Production; Risk Matrix; World Class Manufacturing; Fire Safety; Volvo Powertrain; Business and Economics; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : How can a small fire at a subcontractor in the USA lead to a multimillion dollar loss at a Swedish telephone company, and how can a single machine breakdown lead to a complete production stop at a production company? With today logistics and production trends, where terms such as Lean Production, Six Sigma, 5S, and World Class Manufacturing are used every day, production companies are introducing streamline production facilities and supply chain where goods and raw material are delivered just in time, where buffer zones are reduced, and where suppliers are reduced to a single source. These are trends that strengthen companies’ competitiveness, but it also makes companies more vulnerable to risk events. READ MORE