Collaborative Networks in Support of Service-Enhanced Products [chapter]

Luis M. Camarinha-Matos, Hamideh Afsarmanesh, Bernhard Koelmel
2011 IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology  
The development and support of highly customized and serviceenhanced products requires new organizational structures, involving the manufacturers, customers and local suppliers in a process of co-creation. This requires the implementation of the glocal enterprise notion with value creation from global networked operations and involving global supply chain management, product-service linkage, and management of distributed manufacturing units. An approach based on cloud-computing and advanced
more » ... aboration spaces is proposed for such contexts. As application scenario the manufacturing and life cycle support of solar parks is considered.
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-23330-2_11 fatcat:u5cmgsgnircqfa3hs3sof54wvu