The use of software agent technology has received a great potential in communication and coordination of integrated supply chains. With the use of a sophisticated electronic system, manufacturers, suppliers, third-party partners, and customers, can be linked together in order to build a common e-supply chain. This paper presents the agent-based software solution that supports the supply chain integration in one Finnish manufacturing industry network.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Manufacturing Research|
|Publication status||Published - 2005|
|MoE publication type||A4 Article in a conference publication|
|Event||3rd International Conference on Manufacturing Research, ICMR 2005 - Cranfield, United Kingdom|
Duration: 6 Sep 2005 → 8 Sep 2005
|Conference||3rd International Conference on Manufacturing Research, ICMR 2005|
|Period||6/09/05 → 8/09/05|