Introduction e-SCM – e-SCM framework – Key success factors for e-SCM – Benefits of e-SCMPositioning information in Logistics – Strategic information linkage – Supply chain communication networks – Role of communication networks in supply chains – Overview of telecommunication networks –EDI – Data security in supply chain networks – Overview of internet able models
Overview of enterprise information systems – Information functionality and principles -Introduction enterprise information systems -Classification of enterprise information systems- Information architecture -Framework for managing supply chain information – Describe on popular enterprise application packages -Benefits of enterprise information systems
Stakeholders in supply chain information systems – Stakeholders in SCM – Stakeholders in supply chain information systems – Information systems development- Logistics information systems design- Defining enterprise architecture – Choosing appropriate system development methodologies – Adopting relevant systems development model
Information systems deployment – IT Operations and infrastructure management – Portfolio, programme and project management – Management of risk – Management of value.
Enterprise application integration and supply chain visibility – Enterprise application integration – Supply chain visibility – Supply chain event management -Supply chain performance -Planning and design methodology – Problem definition and planning – Data collection and analysis – Recommendations and implementation -Decision support systems.
The students will be able to understand the various enterprise information system and its architecture and benefits. Students can gain knowledge about various e-commerce models, e-SCM, benefits and communication networks.