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Voting Technology: An Evaluation of Requirements and Solutions
The issues created by the use of punch card ballots, an obsolete technology, during the recent US Presidential election are similar to the ones that businesses

capacity requirements planning advantages  server must have sufficient capacity to handle thousands of clients at a time without driving response cycles too high. This is especially problematic in large, urban jurisdictions where many people vote during peak hours, just before or just after work. Internet Voting The Internet is also seen as a way for people to bypass polling places altogether, and vote at their convenience from home, work, or for that matter anywhere. Some jurisdictions in the United States are already experimenting with Internet

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The Advantages of Row- and Rack-oriented Cooling Architectures for Data Centers


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capacity requirements planning advantages  cases the full rated capacity of the CRAC cannot be utilized. This condition is a result of room design and occurs when a significant fraction of the air distribution pathways from the CRAC units bypass the IT loads and return directly to the CRAC. This bypass air represents CRAC airflow that is not assisting with cooling of the loads; in essence a decrease in overall cooling capacity. The result is that cooling requirements of the IT layout can exceed the cooling capacity of the CRAC even when Read More

ERP Systems and the ETO Manufacturing Market Part One: Event Summary


Users increasingly look for an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system designed for a specific business, since software that combines industry-specific functionality with the flexibility to accommodate each company's unique processes goes a long way toward improving the functional fit and the speed of implementation.

capacity requirements planning advantages  of material (BOMs), infinite capacity assumption, inefficient workflows and unnecessary (i.e., no value-adding) transactions, activities and data collections, which have not been amenable to mass-customization but rather to traditional push-demand, mass production and inventory building trends. For more details, see Pull versus Push: a Discussion of Lean, JIT, Flow, and Traditional MRP . Still, while some tout that regardless of the industry, type of manufacturing environment, or product volumes, flow Read More

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capacity requirements planning advantages  strategy to increase plant capacity, using information technology in lieu of new construction in large, asset-intensive enterprises. It integrates key plant control systems (PCS) and ERP with maintenance activities and functions to reduce downtime and minimize maintenance spending Confusion in E.A.M The emergence of EAM as the solution for this style of industry has at times been confused both by clients, as well as by vendors. Myth 1: EAM are only transactional Systems While there are lower standard Read More

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Demand-driven Planning in Manufacturing


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capacity requirements planning advantages  Study: Connected Capacity While analyzing load statistics with its key carriers, a multinational manufacturer and distributor noticed that deadhead mileage statistics were excessive. Often, inbound trucks delivering goods into its facilities had different dispatchers than those handling outbound loads. The company needed to improve communication with carriers. Learn about the solution that helped save money by reducing deadhead mile charges. Read More

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Proper maintenance planning is the first step in moving from a reactive to a proactive mode. Yet organizations continue to struggle with establishing proper planning processes. This paper provides back to basics perspective on the key elements of maintenance planning.

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