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Types of Interenterprise Integration

Discuss the types of interenterprise integration in terms of responsive, enterprising, and intelligent supply chains.

Define knowledge tone and its applications framework. What is the significance of knowledge tone as a prerequisite to creating a responsive business model?

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Discuss the types of interenterprise integration in terms of responsive, enterprising, and intelligent supply chains.

1. Responsive supply chain - the ability of the supply chain to promptly respond to the needs of the customers with least possible mistakes/errors. According to You, F. and Grossmann,I., this type of supply chain is able to meet the demands of the customers at shorter time while synchronizing the supply so that demand can be met. In a world of time-based competition, responsive supply chains are ahead in competitive success. It is also the key factor since it is difficult to manage uncertainties in demands which are due to changing market conditions and the changing expectations of the customers.
2. Enterprising/adaptive supply chain - Customer demands and market conditions are increasing rapidly. This type of supply chain attempts to respond to the changing needs of the customers by adapting or changing certain aspects of the supply chain as quickly as possible. The purpose of this ...

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The solution explains the types of interenterprise integration in terms of responsive, enterprising, and intelligent supply chains. It also defines knowledge tone and its applications framework and the significance of knowledge tone as a prerequisite to creating a responsive business model. References included.

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