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Machinery Requirement Optimisation Module (code name "MOPS")

Generally
The MOPS enables to review: the economics of machine operation, utilization, employment and the need for each individual machine according to its inventory number. The MOPS represents an economic-mathematical model, i.e. enables a flexible analysis of the results of production in case of a change in some inputs.

Purpose
Within the field crop management to determine the optimum (rationally reasoned) need for machines at an enterprise level, subsequently for individual years. To determine the rational need for machines based on detailed planning of machinery employment (Detailed Cost Calculation Method) and by using the ABC method to reduce (if it is possible) production costs at the level of optional agricultural enterprise or farm.

Technologies used
» development platform: Microsoft.NET Framework 2.0/3.0/3.5 (ASP.NET, VB.NET, partially also C#)
» development enviroment: Microsoft Visual Studio Express Edition 2005/2008 (Visual Web Developer Express Edition 2005/2008)
» database server: Microsoft SQL Express Edition 2005/2008
» web (HTTP) server: Microsoft IIS 6.0/7.0 (web hosting)
» operating system: Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2/2008 (web hosting)
» thin clients: a multiplatform application (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Opera, Mozilla, Netscape Navigator)
» client-side support technology: Microsoft ASP.NET AJAX
» server-side support technology for reporting: Microsoft SQL Reporting Services 2005/2008 (Microsoft Report Viewer 2005/2008)

Actual version
Beta 1 (29. September 2008, developer edition)

Application (www.mops.placko.eu, SK version)
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