Index

Symbols

4GLs (fourth-generation languages), 104, 116

A

actions, developing, 233

activities, eliminating, 68–69

adaptive control, 140–144, 213, 246

in agility, 366

architectural overview, 213–215

business simulation, 225, 232–234

business user tools, 228

champion/challenger approach, 140–142, 216, 229–230

decision analysis, 230–231

decision models, 142–143, 222

efficient frontier, 222–224

experimental design, 217–219, 230

inline solvers, 226

linear and nonlinear programming, 227

modeling tools, 225–226

optimization engines, 226

optimization model design, 231

optimization techniques, 219–220

compared to rules, 220–221

constraints, 220

optimization models, 219, 231

OR (operations research), 221

process, 229–234

production environment, 227–228 ...

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