Numerical Optimization of Control Parameters Along a PCS Engineering Process

Chapter
Part of the Management for Professionals book series (MANAGPROF)

Abstract

In order to optimize the parameters of the proposed queuing network model, as in any optimization problem, an objective function needs to be defined. The challenge lies in choosing the right metrics and in assessing the trade-offs among them.

Keywords

Demand Model Customer Order Delivery Performance Model Runtime Queue Network Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.McKinsey & Company, Inc.MünchenGermany

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