Integration in Manufacturing Systems

  • Krzysztof Santarek
Part of the IFIP – The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 257)

Co-ordination of activities within an organization can be performed in a different way. One of them is system integration. In the paper a typology and features of manufacturing systems integration concepts will be discussed. Efficiency and effectiveness assessment of net-worked integrated systems for innovation development and transfer needs special approach. A concept of a new method will be introduced. The method is based on a process approach, benchmarking and involves elements of the Business Excellence Model. It can be used to conduct ex ante and ex post assessments and as a self assessment tool.


Manufacturing System Product Life Cycle System Element Organizational Unit Business Process Management 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Krzysztof Santarek
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  1. 1.Faculty of Production Engineering, Institute for Production Systems OrganisationWarsaw University of TechnologyWarsawPoland

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