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Network Server Supply Chain at HP: A Case Study

  • Dirk Beyer
  • Julie Ward
Part of the International Series in Operations Research & Management Science book series (ISOR, volume 42)

Abstract

The confluence of several trends in manufacturing organizations has created many opportunities for supply chain management practitioners to apply their skills. These trends include the increasingly ubiquitous implementation of Advanced Planning Systems, the growing complexity of supply chains, and the recognition among managers of the importance of supply chain costs to profitability.

Keywords

Supply Chain Optimal Policy Service Level Inventory Model Inventory Policy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dirk Beyer
    • 1
  • Julie Ward
    • 1
  1. 1.Hewlett-Packard LaboratoriesHewlett Packard CompanyPalo AltoUSA

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