Discusses the implications of the advent of open systems, and theeffect which they are having on the logistics industry. Examines thereasons why open systems are appropriate today and the variousmotivations for moving to them. Describes the effects that open systemswill have on the structure of the computing industry through theincreased competition they are creating how they will affect computingarchitectures and points to consider in the implementation of opensystems.
Logistics Information Management – Emerald Publishing
Published: Mar 1, 1992