Essays Tagged: "Throughput"

What is a Supply Chain? - Case Study

t with manufacturing and distribution goals. Many manufacturing operations are designed to maximize throughput and lower costs with little consideration for the impact on inventory levels and distribu ...

(4 pages) 825 0 3.1 Jul/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Internet Hackers - Methods to the "Madness"; This is an essay which details much of the techniques used by modern hackers, as well as their motives for such actions.

et grew exponentially (Kristula 2). With the increased usage of the internet, has come an increased throughput of information. Contained within the transmitted data are many business secrets and a gre ...

(13 pages) 305 3 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

34 Ways to Make Your Clinic More Productive

ferences about productivity improvement, you'd eventually come to the conclusion that improving the throughput of your clinic comes down to some good old-fashioned common sense, mixed with some curren ... within the parameters set by today's health care system. Cost reduction, revenue analysis, patient throughput, coding measurement, and productivity improvement are not tasks to be performed once a ye ...

(11 pages) 99 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

ICT is used in M & S.

matically prioritiseordering goods near minimum levels.Using ICT at the checkouts speeds upcustomer throughput, since the operatordoes not need to remember the prices ofitems. It also means that speci ...

(5 pages) 41 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics

The Theory of Constraints.

t and capture market share is getting smaller. With TOC, it focuses not on input nor on output, but throughput - the rate at which the system makes money. Thus reduction in the time to manufacture and ... tem makes money. Thus reduction in the time to manufacture and ship a product translate into faster throughput and higher revenues.The theory was first put forward by Eliyahu Goldratt who set out to s ...

(6 pages) 250 0 4.6 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Production Functions and Cost Functions in Oil Pipelines

er day, what is the short-run cost per barrel (per thousand miles) of transporting crude oil if the throughput is (a) 50,000 barrels per day (b) 100,000 barrels per day (c) 150,000 barrels per day?Usi ... scale in pipelines.In general, the average cost of transporting a barrel of oil decreases as total throughput increases. That is, oil pipelines are characterized by economies of scale. There are seve ...

(3 pages) 54 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Automatic Repeat Request (ARQ) Protocols

ack-N, a buffer of successfully received frames is kept as well.�1.3 STOP AND WAITPacket SizeThroughput versus Packet SizeThe simulation parameters for packet size are: Interarrival Time: 1.0 s ... s the collected data from the three simulation runs for stop-and-wait protocol. Packet SizeFinal Throughput Value (bits/second)5049.994964083308810099.98987608338571000999.8893859 ...

(20 pages) 27 0 4.0 May/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Electrical Engineering

        The Goal is a book about how to set objectives,

m of Jonah,? is summarized into three critical points or measurements. Jonah?s first measurement is Throughput. Throughput is described as ?the rate at which the system generates money through sales.? ... erates money through sales.? In other words if you produce something but it does not sell it is not throughput. Jonah?s second measurement is Inventory. This is described as ?all the money that the sy ...

(4 pages) 2143 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

What is the best mistake you ever made? What impo

roles at Exxon was as coordinator for an internally resourced improvement program focused on cost, throughput and quality. The project had multiple objectives: establishing performance baselines, set ...

(2 pages) 11 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

A report reflection of magazine distribution order picking report

;13Table of Reference: ��Table of Figures5Figure 1 External factors chart (e.g. daily throughput) of menzies distribution (1980 VS 2008) �6Figure 2: Structure of the Individual Re ... choice at 1980, which is shown in Figure 1.YearCustomer (shops in branch to serve)TitlesThroughput (cases)Menzie's in 19801,98080015026'000Currently (including all branch ...

(8 pages) 12 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Sociology: McDonalization

ensils; and so on. The drive-in restaurant ensures the maximum degree of impersonality and speed of throughput; and, by getting customers to utilize their own space (the car) on behalf of the restaura ...

(3 pages) 34 0 0.0 Jul/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology