Industrial Software Applications: A Master's Course for Engineers

Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
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This book is written for engineering students and working professionals. Technical professionals are increasingly involved in IT issues, such as implementing IT systems, managing them, and taking part in requirements analysis/vendor selection. In this book, the basics of production planning systems (PPS) are covered, as well as their implementation in ERP-Systems like SAP. Readers also learn the basics of practical IT management and software creation through detailed, real-world examples. The book serves as a full 5 ECTS study module, which fits into any engineering curriculum. 150 multiple-choice quizzes, practical exercises and a text filled with experiential examples make it a convenient choice for selfstudy and for classroom use.
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Rainer Geisler, University of Applied Sciences Kiel, Germany.

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Publisher
Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
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Published on
Jan 1, 2014
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Pages
520
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ISBN
9783110396782
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Language
English
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Genres
Computers / Software Development & Engineering / General
Computers / Software Development & Engineering / Tools
Technology & Engineering / Electrical
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