Cloud Computing for Logistics


Abstract Software systems are a crucial part in current logistics processes. The software market for Enterprise Resource Planning, Warehouse Management, Transport Planning and Supply Chain Management systems and the systems themselves are complex. The following article gives an overview about definitions and typical functions of these systems as well as a short introduction to current logistics and technological requirements.

Keywords Logistics software ? WMS ? ERP ? TMS ? SCM ? Enterprise resource planning ? Warehouse management ? Transport planning ? Supply chain management