Interoperability in Service-Oriented Production Networks: Managing n:n Relationships with xRM


Alexakis, Spiros ; Bauer, Markus ; Britsch, Johannes ; Kölmel, Bernhard


DOI: https://doi.org/10.4018/978-1-4666-5142-5.ch006
Document Type: Book chapter
Year of publication: 2014
Book title: Revolutionizing Enterprise Interoperability through Scientific Foundations
Page range: 119-136
Author/Publisher of the book
(only the first ones mentioned)
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Charalabidis, Yannis
Place of publication: Hershey, Pa.
Publishing house: IGI Global
ISBN: 978-1-4666-5142-5 , 978-1-4666-5143-2
Publication language: English
Institution: Business School > Mittelstandsforschung u. Entrepreneurship (Woywode)
Subject: 330 Economics
Abstract: How can complex relationship structures be managed? When collaborating in networks, the diversity of stakeholder relationships is increasing. Most times, this leads to interoperability issues that need to be addressed. In this chapter, the authors show how Anything Relationship Management (xRM) can increase interoperability in many-to-many (n:n) relationships. Building upon relationship management theory, they firstly categorize different types of relationships and link them with fitting IT solutions. The authors then give a brief introduction to the xRM concept. Following and more specifically, they present the EU research project GloNet1 and propose three technical xRM approaches (collaboration spaces, integration of external services, and synchronization framework) in order to improve social network interoperability, services interoperability, and data interoperability. The chapter closes with a conclusion, an example of application, and a research outlook.

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Alexakis, Spiros ; Bauer, Markus ; Britsch, Johannes ; Kölmel, Bernhard (2014) Interoperability in Service-Oriented Production Networks: Managing n:n Relationships with xRM. Charalabidis, Yannis Revolutionizing Enterprise Interoperability through Scientific Foundations Hershey, Pa. 119-136 [Book chapter]


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