Computer management systems in maritime organization

Increasingly rapid changes in the business environment and an increase in the complexity of activities within, a shipping company needs to continuously adapt in a fast rhythm that often challenges exercise capacity and human factor analysis. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) was created as the solution to these challenges, being able to process a high volume of data and aggregated information to optimize processes and efficiency. The use of IT management solutions within an organization can optimize resources for multiple projects. One can remove failures created by the lack of a centralized coordination of projects, and one can make a project portfolio analysis to assess their performance and profitability. An ERP is a complex multi-modular software application that integrates with the organization of economic processes to optimize and increase their efficiency. In terms of functionality, an ERP software covers the following areas of interest of the organization: planning, procurement management, inventory management, interaction with suppliers, customer relationship management, order tracking, financial management, and human resource management. Starting from the premise that the whole is greater than the sum of the parties, one can conduct an ERP integration organization and the synchronization functions. It is an excellent means of integrating and ordering information and streamlining the exchange of data between departments.


  • English

Media Info

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01527202
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 28 2014 9:34PM