ENHANCING DATA EXCHANGE AND MANAGEMENT SUPERVISION IN A COMPLEX MESH OF SUBCONTRACTORS - A Theoretic Approach to Counter Interface Issues in Micro-, Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises

Peter Burnickl, Josef Basl

Abstract

Modern companies face quickly changing demands of customers, selling conditions, and a high fluctuation of employees because of global competition. Frequently, firms recruit subcontractors and freelancers to handle short-term bottlenecks and to acquire know-how. Because of various interfaces and internal structures and a complex mesh of responsibilities between all participating teams, the exchange of information and data is highly sophisticated. This paper describes the current situation of most small and medium enterprises that co-operate with subcontractors and, hence, face empirical problems. Key features and demands for a possible approach are shown to solve these issues with a minimum effort on existing systems and processes.

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Burnickl P. and Basl J. (2011). ENHANCING DATA EXCHANGE AND MANAGEMENT SUPERVISION IN A COMPLEX MESH OF SUBCONTRACTORS - A Theoretic Approach to Counter Interface Issues in Micro-, Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises . In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Software and Database Technologies - Volume 1: ICSOFT, ISBN 978-989-8425-76-8, pages 95-99. DOI: 10.5220/0003508000950099


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@conference{icsoft11,
author={Peter Burnickl and Josef Basl},
title={ENHANCING DATA EXCHANGE AND MANAGEMENT SUPERVISION IN A COMPLEX MESH OF SUBCONTRACTORS - A Theoretic Approach to Counter Interface Issues in Micro-, Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Software and Database Technologies - Volume 1: ICSOFT,},
year={2011},
pages={95-99},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003508000950099},
isbn={978-989-8425-76-8},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Software and Database Technologies - Volume 1: ICSOFT,
TI - ENHANCING DATA EXCHANGE AND MANAGEMENT SUPERVISION IN A COMPLEX MESH OF SUBCONTRACTORS - A Theoretic Approach to Counter Interface Issues in Micro-, Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises
SN - 978-989-8425-76-8
AU - Burnickl P.
AU - Basl J.
PY - 2011
SP - 95
EP - 99
DO - 10.5220/0003508000950099