WIT Press


Key Quality Characteristics Of Logistic Information Systems In Changing Business Environments

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/SQM950131

Volume

13

Pages

12

Published

1995

Size

1,232 kb

Author(s)

J.H. Trienekens & C. Meijs

Abstract

Business environments are changing fast. Quality characteristics of logistic information systems must be related to new management concepts and information technology opportunities. They must not only refer to softwa- re, but also to organisational procedures and to interfaces with other systems. New generations of logistic information systems must especially focus at flexibility and integration. 1 Introduction The logistic manager in many companies has to cope with higher quality demands on products, shorter product life cycles, broader assortments of products and improved delivery conditions to customers. To deal with these challenges new management concepts and new inform

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