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Steve Kakouros, Dorothea Kuettner, Marguerita Sasser, Nicole Smith: Monitoring a demand forecasting process. Hewlett Packard Development Company, September 1, 2009: US07584116 (22 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods of monitoring a demand forecasting process are described. In accordance with a demand forecasting monitoring method, a measure of forecast error variability is computed at each period of a selected time frame, and an indicator of forecast bias is computed at a given period within ...


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Steve Kakouros, John J Neale, Gianpaolo Callioni: Spot market-based inventory planning. Hewlett Packard Development Company, July 24, 2007: US07249068 (19 worldwide citation)

An inventory planning scheme is described in which an optimal safety stock level of a product is estimated to cover uncertainty in demand over an exposure period with a desired service level based at least in part upon product availability from a spot market. The inventory planning scheme enables an ...


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Steve Kakouros, Dorothea Kuettner, Marguerita Sasser, Nicole Smith: Monitoring a demand forecasting process. Agilent Technologies, May 6, 2004: US20040088211-A1

Systems and methods of monitoring a demand forecasting process are described. In accordance with a demand forecasting monitoring method, a measure of forecast error variability is computed at each period of a selected time frame, and an indicator of forecast bias is computed at a given period within ...


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Dorothea Kuettner, Steve Kakouros: System and method for supply chain modeling. Hewlett Packard Company, April 24, 2003: US20030078831-A1

A development environment for supply chain management decision support systems. A framework is provided for the automatic generation of a supply chain model based upon input data concerning product demand and the parts and products that flow through activity centers such as factories, hubs, depots a ...


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Dorothea Kuettner, Steve Kakouros: System and method for integrated reliability and warranty financial planning. Hewlett Packard Company, March 6, 2003: US20030046250-A1

An integrated reliability and financial planning system. The system uses contemporary and historical information on product warranty events, shipments and installed base to determine expected events over time. Based upon the expected event rate and warranty structure, the warranty cost for a product ...


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Steve Kakouros, Brian D Cargille: Analyzing product portfolios. Hewlett Packard Company, May 11, 2006: US20060100940-A1

Methods, systems, and computer programs for analyzing product portfolios are described. In one aspect, demand data, lead time data, and inventory data are received for a product portfolio comprising a set of finished products manufactured from a set of associated parts. A measure of inventory cost i ...