Advertisement

Business Apps Meet the Challenge of Covering Continually Changing Logistics Requirements

  • Julian Eggemann
  • Jens Leveling
  • Norbert Weiß
Chapter
Part of the Lecture Notes in Logistics book series (LNLO)

Abstract

This paper describes a business app approach that is used within the Logistics Mall to develop and to execute autonomous IT services. These services are called “Apps” because they focus on a single business function. In this paper the three different kinds of business apps and the architectural components are described based on continually changing logistics requirements. The key aspect of this article is the Workbasket component for apps, including a graphical user interface to manage a task list.

Keywords

Logistics Mall Business apps SOA Services Logistics Mall Apps App workbasket 

References

  1. 1.
    Wolf, M.B., Rahn, J., ten Hompel, M.: Cloud computing für logistik 2‘, fraunhofer verlag, ISBN 978-3-8396-0558-5 (2011)Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Papazoglou, M.: Web Services & SOA—principles and technology, 2nd edn, isbn 978-0-273-73216-7, pp. 778−779 (2012)Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Erl, T.: Service-oriented architectures, 2nd Edn, Prentice Hall, isbn 978-0-132-344-821, (2008)Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    EDIFACT Standards Overview Tutorial: Learn About Key e-Commerce Trends and Technologies at Your Own Place, GXS, Online, http://www.gxs.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/tutorial_edifact.pdf01 Aug 2014
  5. 5.
    Holtkamp, B., Steinbuß, S., Gsell, H., Löffeler, T., Springer, U.: Towards a logistics cloud, presented at the 2010 sixth international conference on semantics, knowledge and grids, pp. 305−308 (2010)Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Elias, S.J., Shahuddin, A.Z., Shaharudin, M.R.: Development of ISE club information system (ISECIS): based on model-view-controller (MVC) pattern, LAP lambert academic publishing, ISBN: 978-3-8443-2211-8 (2011)Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    Reitbauer, A., Novakovic, M.: RESTlos glücklich? in javamagazin, pp. 56−58 (2009)Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics IMLDortmundGermany

Personalised recommendations