Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login to save this article or follow this journal

A Study Regarding The Use Of The Information Technology And Communications In The Logistic Activity Of Small And Medium Enterprises

Contents:

Author Info

  • Naiana Ţarcă

    ()
    (University of Oradea, Romania)

  • Teodora Vătuiu

    ()
    (“Titu Maiorescu” University of Bucharest, Romania)

  • Ioan Ţarcă

    ()
    (University of Oradea, Romania)

Abstract

This paper presents the results of a study regarding the necessary means for small and medium enterprises to effectively interact and cooperate in terms of obtaining a maximum profit from transport infrastructures and communications using available and predictable information technology and communications means. The diversity of structures among enterprises has led to the development of new software products, which are more competitive and efficient and are covering a wider domain of application. As the majority of logistics activities are focused on planning, realizing and tracking cargo, managing vehicles and afferent activities, specific software products were designed and developed, generically called TMS. An analysis of current situation shows that small and medium enterprises are using just a small part of available software. They are treat customers individually and does not enable collaboration between customers to reduce transportation costs or sharing the transport resources.

Download Info

If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
File URL: http://upet.ro/annals/economics/pdf/2010/20100434.pdf
Download Restriction: no

Bibliographic Info

Article provided by University of Petrosani, Romania in its journal Annals of the University of Petrosani - Economics.

Volume (Year): 10 (2010)
Issue (Month): 4 ()
Pages: 347-354

as in new window
Handle: RePEc:pet:annals:v:10:y:2010:i:4:p:347-354

Contact details of provider:
Web page: http://www.upet.ro/

Related research

Keywords: computerized logistics system; Transportation Management Systems; logistics planning; optimizing costs; ITC;

Find related papers by JEL classification:

References

No references listed on IDEAS
You can help add them by filling out this form.

Citations

Lists

This item is not listed on Wikipedia, on a reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.

Statistics

Access and download statistics

Corrections

When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:pet:annals:v:10:y:2010:i:4:p:347-354. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Imola Driga).

If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.

If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.

If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.