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Production & Operations Management

  • Multiple Helix Ecosystems for Sustainable Competitivenessby Marta Peris-Ortiz; João J. Ferreira; Luís Farinha; Nuno O. Fernandes

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book discusses the main issues, challenges, opportunities, andtrends involving the interactions between academia, industry, government and society.Specifically, it aims to explore how these interactions enhance the ways inwhich companies deliver products and services in order to achieve sustainablecompetitiveness in the marketplace. Sustainable... more...

  • Advanced Planning and Scheduling in Manufacturing and Supply Chainsby Yuri Mauergauz

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This book is a guideto modern production planning methods based on new scientific achievementsand various practical planning rules of thumb. Several numerical examplesillustrate most of the calculation methods, while the text includes a set ofprograms for calculating production schedules and an example of a cloud-basedenterprise resource planning... more...

  • Big Data Optimization: Recent Developments and Challengesby Ali Emrouznejad

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    Themain objective of this book is to provide the necessary background to work withbig data by introducing some novel optimization algorithms and codes capable ofworking in the big data setting as well as introducing some applications in bigdata optimization for both academics and practitioners interested, and tobenefit society, industry, academia,... more...

  • Global Perspectives on Service Science: Japanby Stephen K. Kwan; James C. Spohrer; Yuriko Sawatani

    Springer New York 2016; US$ 159.00

    This contributed volume presents the experiences,challenges, trends, and advances in Service Science from Japan?s perspective.As the global economy becomes more connected and competitive, many economiesdepend the service sector on for growth and prosperity.  A multi-disciplinary approach to ServiceScience can potentially transform service industries... more...

  • Innovationsmanagement in der Energiewirtschaftby Alexander Khan

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 54.99

    Alexander Khan entwickelt ein Reifegradmodell fürdas Innovationsmanagement, das Unternehmen hilft, auf wechselndeWettbewerbsbedingungen zu reagieren. Der Autor zeigt, wie das Modell es ermöglicht,die Innovationsfähigkeit eines Unternehmens zu messen und Handlungsempfehlungenabzuleiten. Dadurch hilft es beim Aufbau organisationaler und strategischerRoutinen,... more...

  • Ein Weg zu Industrie 4.0by Myriam Jahn

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 126.00

    The book presents an operational business model for communication in strategic networks that is technologically implemented. The economic benefits of the model are demonstrated. The most frequently asked questions about the benefits and the business model for Industry 4.0 are answered by way of examples. more...

  • Logistik-Entscheidungenby Mike Steglich; Dieter Feige; Peter Klaus

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 49.00

    The importance of logistics in management practice is growing rapidly in tandem with the complexity of the decisions facing logistics managers every day. Therefore, it is important for logistics students as well as experienced professionals to have useful tools for dealing with and mastering this complexity. This textbook and the software package... more...

  • Online Algorithms for the Portfolio Selection Problemby Robert Dochow

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 79.99

    Robert Dochow mathematically derives a simplified classification structure of selected types of the portfolio selection problem. He proposes two new competitive online algorithms with risk management, which he evaluates analytically. The author empirically evaluates online algorithms by a comprehensive statistical analysis. Concrete results are that... more...

  • Kooperationserfolg in Clustern mit Netzwerkcharakterby David Beyer

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 54.99

    David Beyer zeigt multi-theoretisch fundiert, dass die Ausgestaltung spezifischer Koordinationsmechanismen auf Unternehmens- und Clusterebene sowie relationaler Quellen auf Beziehungsebene wesentlich den Erfolg eines Clusters bestimmen. Dabei muss das Clustermanagement als zentrale Koordinationseinheit konkrete Maßnahmen definieren und umsetzen, um... more...

  • Ganzheitliches Intellectual Property Management im Unternehmenby Christian Stauf

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 59.99

    Christian Stauf geht der Frage nach, wie Unternehmen Innovationen bestmöglich schützen und verwerten können. Dazu entwickelt er einen ganzheitlichen Ansatz, der die Auswahl des Schutzinstrumentariums als Kernelement begreift und das gesamte Spektrum an juristischen und faktischen Instrumenten in das Kalkül einbezieht. Das Produktdesign hebt er dabei... more...