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Integration of Travel Agencies with other Supply Chain Members: Impact on Efficiency

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Tourism sector, Travel agencies, and Transport Suppliers: Comparison of Different Estimators in the Structural Equation Modeling

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Characteristics of Logistics Outsourcing in Bulgaria: The Perspectives of the Logistics Service Providers and their Customers

. Daugherty, and A. S. Roath, “Knowledge synthesis and innovative logistics processes: Enhancing operational flexibility and performance”, Journal of Business Logistics , vol. 32, no. 1, pp. 69–80, March 2011. 12. J. H. Dyer and H. Singh, “The relational view: Cooperative strategy and sources of interorganizational competitive advantage”, Academy of Management Review , vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 660–79, October 1998. 13. J. Jayaram and K. Tan, “Supply chain integration with third-party logistics providers”, Int. J. Production Economics , vol. 125, no. 2, pp. 262

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For Safety and Security Reasons: The Cost of Component-Isolation in IoT

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The current development trend of Internet of Things (IoT) aims for a tighter integration of mobile and stationary devices via various networks. This includes communication of vehicles to roadside infrastructure (V2I), as well as intelligent sensors / actors in Logistics and smart home environments.

Compared to isolated traditional embedded systems, the exposure to open networks increases the attack surface, and errors in the networking components could compromise the safety and security of the embedded application or the whole network. But often current system architectures for mass-market IoT devices lack the required isolation concepts.

Using a partitioning microkernel and enforcing the use of a microcontroller’s memory protection unit (MPU) facilities, we compare different isolation concepts for a publish/subscribe middleware implementing OMG’s Data Distribution Service (DDS) standard and we evaluate our results on an STM32F4 microcontroller. The results of this case study show moderate costs for increased memory usage and additional context switches.

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Opportunities for the applications of FMEA Model in logistics processes in Bulgarian enterprises

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Electric Vehicles as Electricity Storages in Electric Power Systems

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Measurement of the Logistic Customer Service Level in Commercial Cargo Motor Transport Companies

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Optimal Bus Stops’ Allocation: A School Bus Routing Problem with Respect to Terrain Elevation

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Use of ergonomic principles in manual order picking systems

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Sustainability Framework for Assessing Urban Freight Transportation Measures

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