A Conceptual Model of Farm Management Information System for Decision Support

  • George Burlacu
  • Ruben Costa
  • Joao Sarraipa
  • Ricardo Jardim-Golcalves
  • Dan Popescu
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 423)


In a today economy, it is crucial to have systems able to handle information with precision. In addition, it is also important to apply technological innovations in the various domains, with the objective to modernize and transform them to become more competitive. In this paper, a conceptual framework for a Farm Management Information System (FMIS) is presented. It is focused in the different ways of using the information coming from various sources as sensors to assist farmers in decision making of agriculture business.


Ontology Management Information System Data Acquisition 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • George Burlacu
    • 1
  • Ruben Costa
    • 2
  • Joao Sarraipa
    • 2
  • Ricardo Jardim-Golcalves
    • 2
  • Dan Popescu
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Automatic Control and Computer ScienceUniversity “Politehnica” of BucharestBucharestRomania
  2. 2.Centre of Technology and Systems, CTSUNINOVACaparicaPortugal

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