MRP II


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MRP II

MRP II

(Manufacturing Resource Planning II) An information system that integrates all manufacturing and related applications, including decision support, material requirements planning (MRP), accounting and distribution. See MRP and ERP.
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MRP II represents the combined system of hardcoded rules from the planning and costing areas described earlier and is a big nail in the coffin for providing relevant costing information to internal managers.
In order to better organize the presentation of these processes, they were divided into four main groups that represent functional dimensions: (i) Inventory Management Policies, (ii) Forecasts, (iii) MRP and (iv) MRP II.
Asi pues, el principal atractivo del MRP II esta en su papel integrador, a traves de la creacion de una base de datos centralizada e informatizada y las diversas areas funcionales, mas que de servir de soporte en la toma de decisiones.
For the purpose of improving performance, some enterprises started adopting MRP II systems.
IMPLANTACION DE UN SISTEMA ERP, este modelo desplaza al MRP y al MRP II
The Center was able to use an S-DBR approach to scheduling in conjunction with the existing MRP II business system as described above.
The final aspect of the partnerships will be the implementation of IT interfaces between MRP II and UADPS.
To quote manufacturing expert Brian Maskell, author of Software and the Agile Manufacturer, "When MRP II and other systems taking the operations-research approach were being widely introduced into western manufacturing industries, adding features and functions was considered an improvement to a system.
Today's ERP evolved from the '70s' MRP, Materials Requirements Planning, which in turn spun off MRP II, the broader - and still prevalent - Manufacturing Resource Planning.
It grew out of MRP (materials requirements planning) and MRP II (manufacturing resource planning) to encompass manufacturing, financials, human resources administration and supply chain issues.
Processors shopping for MRP II and related manufacturing-management software systems have a surfeit of choices on their hands.
Over the years a confusing mix of MRP II operating and business systems had been installed at the two separate sites.