Search for dissertations about: "Capacity Management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 473 swedish dissertations containing the words Capacity Management.

  1. 1. Reducing and absorbing variations in a manufacturing context A capacity management perspective

    Author : Lisa Hedvall; Joakim Wikner; Stig-Arne Mattsson; Mats Johansson; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; capacity management; variation management; buffer management; manufacturing companies; manufacturing planning and control; kapacitetsadministration; variationsadministration; buffertadministration; tillverkande företag; material- och produktionsstyrning;

    Abstract : Variations can have substantially negative effects on performance and it is therefore important to investigate how the variations can be reduced or absorbed in an appropriate way for competitiveness. Manufacturing companies are daily exposed to variations and operations managers need to take capacity management decisions with this in mind to secure the delivery capability. READ MORE

  2. 2. Capacity Management with Logical Links

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Kaserntryckeriet AB

    Author : Sven-Olof Larsson; ; [2000]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; ATM; Capacity Management; Dynamic Reallocation of Resources;

    Abstract : To be able to guarantee a certain level of service quality, for different services, one can reserve capacity for these along selected paths through the network. By doing this, one can better control the traffic streams so that the total capacity in the network is used well and so that the services receives the needed quality for the customers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Capacity Management Approaches for Compute Clouds

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Mina Sedaghat; Erik Elmroth; Sarunas Girdzijauskas; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Cloud computing; Capacity Management; business data processing; administrativ databehandling;

    Abstract : Cloud computing provides the illusion of a seamless, infinite resource pool with flexibleon-demand accessibility. However, behind this illusion there are thousands ofservers and peta-bytes of storage, running tens of thousands of applications accessedby millions of users. READ MORE

  4. 4. Resilience in transport services -focus on constraints

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Bernt Saxin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Resilience; constraints; bottlenecks; capacity use; reserve capacity; quality; coherence; problem solving; capability; customer satisfaction; productivity; information; communication; decision-making; policy; systems thinking; complexity; service industries; services operations; capacity management; sustainability; resource-based competition;

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  5. 5. Culture and Capacity Drought and Gender Differentiated Vulnerability of Rural Poor in Nicaragua, 1970-2010

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Lisa Segnestam; Ronny Pettersson; Yvonne Svanström; Malin Beckman; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Nicaragua; Gender; Vulnerability; Adaptive capacity; Drought; Economic History; ekonomisk historia;

    Abstract : This dissertation interprets gender-differentiated vulnerability to drought within a rural community located in the dry zone, la zona seca, of Nicaragua, a region that has been identified by the government and NGO sector as suffering from prolonged and, since the 1970s, more frequent droughts.  A combination of gender, capitals, and vulnerability demonstrates the value in using a multidimensional perspective to look at the socioeconomic and cultural contexts that form the capacity individuals have had to reduce their long-term vulnerability to drought in Nicaragua. READ MORE