Interactive Scheduling Decision Support System a Case Study for Fertilizer Production on Supply Chain

  • Ahlam Azzamouri
  • Imane Essaadi
  • Selwa ElfirdoussiEmail author
  • Vincent Giard
Part of the Lecture Notes in Information Systems and Organisation book series (LNISO, volume 30)


This paper presents the architecture of an interactive scheduling decision support system (ISDSS) allowing users to find the optimal solution for fertilizer production on parallel heterogeneous processors. The proposed approach takes into account different production process constraints such as launch time, delivery date, preventive maintenance and the impact of scheduling on supply chain management. The ISDSS implemented is run by a relational database used to customize the structural data and the problem parameters. A user interface is available for ISDSS users to define the scheduling problem and design the solution based on tables and graphs for detecting possible issues. The ISDSS architecture was implemented on java using independent modules.


Interactive Scheduling Decision Support System (ISDSS) Scheduling Production plant Modular architecture 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ahlam Azzamouri
    • 1
    • 3
  • Imane Essaadi
    • 1
    • 3
  • Selwa Elfirdoussi
    • 1
    Email author
  • Vincent Giard
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.EMINES, University Mohammed VI PolytechnicBen GuerirMorocco
  2. 2.Paris-Dauphine, PSL Research UniversityParisFrance
  3. 3.Paris Ouest Nanterre UniversityNanterre CedexFrance

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