The aim of this paper is to show the impact of currently available ubiquitous computing technology on business processes. It shortly describes and investigates technologies, its drivers, and gives some examples of their application. This includes technologies like automatic identification, localization, and sensor technology that seem to have a strong… (More)
Ubiquitous Computing bears a high potential in the area of aircraft maintenance. Extensive requirements regarding quality, safety, and documentation as well as high costs for having aircrafts idle during maintenance demand for an efficient execution of the process. Major weaknesses that impact the efficiency of the process are an inadequate tool management,… (More)
Moveable asset management is still not appropriately supported by existing IT systems. Items are not managed individually, information about location, status and usage is not accurate or lacking. This can cause delays in industrial operations, inefficient use or excess inventory of costly assets. We propose RFID technology as the key to link the necessary… (More)
die Vision des Ubiquitous Computings verwirklichen.
Werkzeugmanagement in der Flugzeugwartung ein hoch standardisierter Prozess ist.
Acknowledgments First of all, I would like to thank my adviser Prof. Friedemann Mattern. He always took the time to discuss the different aspects of my work and provided me with constructive feedback when I asked for it. Besides that, he left enough room for me to work on my own ideas. I am very grateful to my co-advisor Prof. Thomas Gross. Although he had… (More)
Der " smarte Werkzeugkasten " und die " smarte Werkzeugausleihe " wurden zum Nachweis der Machbarkeit implementiert.