ERP Systems for Manufacturing Supply Chains: Applications, Configuration, and Performance, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

ERP Systems for Manufacturing Supply Chains

Applications, Configuration, and Performance, 1st Edition

By Odd Jøran Sagegg, Erlend Alfnes

Auerbach Publications

208 pages

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Hardback: 9781138587441
pub: 2020-03-16
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This book provides insight into the basic architecture, modules, and process support of an ERP-system within a manufacturing supply chain. It looks at such areas as warehousing, sales, production, purchasing and master planning. The book explains how an ERP-system can be configured to achieve logistics performance in different manufacturing environments, such as process-, discrete- and project based manufacturing. Examples using Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations (D365FO) provide guidelines for how to configure an ERP system for increased performance in any kind of manufacturing supply chain.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.

2. The basics of Manufacturing Supply Chains strategies.

3. ERP Systems.

4. Inventory Management.

5. Purchase Module.

6. Sales Module.

7. Production Module.

8. Master Planning Module.

9. Additional Manufacturing Modules.

10. Using ERP systems in Manufacturing Supply Chains.

About the Authors

Odd Jøran Sagegg, Phd., MSc. Is the Business Development Director at iStone Norway. He holds a PhD with the title An alternative Perspective on the Role of Applications of ICT Systems for Logistics from 2004. Odd Jøran has been involved in more than 50 ERP implementation projects, and done advisory in the ERP area for a wide range manufacturing companies. He has on-hand experience with several different ERP-applications, including Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations (Microsoft Dynamics AX), Microsoft Dynamics NAV, SAP R3, Infor LN, Infor M3, and Oracle Applications.

Erlend Alfnes is Associate Professor in Production Management at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim Norway. He has a PhD with the title Enterprise Reengineering: A Strategic Framework and Methodology from 2005. In the period 1998 – 2013 he was employed as a researcher and senior researcher at SINTEF Technology and Society, Department of Operations Management. Alfnes has 15 years of experience as a leader of national and international research projects. His research interests are manufacturing planning & control and enterprise resource planning systems.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Quality Control
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Purchasing & Buying
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Production & Operations Management
COMPUTERS / Information Technology