Mass Customization Information Systems in Business, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1599040417
  • ISBN-13: 9781599040417
  • DDC: 658.403801
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 313 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released October 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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This book describes original, innovative works on IT systems for mass customization, and provides a multitude of solutions, tools, concepts and successful realizations of IT systems for mass customization. It discusses state-of-the-art mass customization while depicting the importance of IT in making the strategy function efficiently in order to support the business processes required for manufacturing individualized products.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Theory of Information Technology for Mass Customization.
2: Mass Customization with Configurable Products and Configurators: A Review of Benefits and Challenges.
3: Product Modeling and Configuration Experiences.
4: Product Configuration in ETO Companies.
5: Open Variant Process Models in Supply Chains.
6: Frameworks in Mass Customization.
7: An Associative Classification-Based Recommendation System for Personalization in B2C E-Commerce Applications.
8: Knowledge-Based Recommender Technologies Supporting the Interactive Selling of Financial Services.
9: Developing Interoperability in Mass Customization Information Systems.
10: An Agent-Based Information Technology Architecture for Mass Customized Markets.
11: Critical Role of Supply Chain Decoupling Point in Mass Customisation from Its Upstream and Downstream Information Systems Point of View.
12: Innovative Information Technology Approaches for Mass Customization.
13: From Strategy Definition to Product Derivation Using a Scenario-Based Architecting Approach.
14: Research Issues in Knowledge-Based Configuration.
15: Mass Customisation of Services and Processes Based on Fuzzy Cognitive Maps.
16: Applying Service CAD System to Value Customization.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.