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re-engineering

n
(Commerce)
a. the restructuring of a company or part of its operations, esp by utilizing information technology
b. (as modifier): a massive re-engineering programme.
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These studies determine the readiness and appropriateness of reengineering in specific school functioning areas, such as administrative, curriculum, advising, or research (see Figure 4).
The Reengineering Revolution gives readers the benefit of reengineering experiences of many organizations without having to endure these experiences themselves.
The management bestseller Reengineering the Corporation describes this activity as the "undoing of the Industrial Revolution" (Hammer and Champy, 1993).
The reengineering process is a business management strategy, which is also known as business process redesign, business transformation, or business process change management that focuses on analyzing and designing of workflows and business processes within an organization.
In 2001, by the then owner, the IDZ-EDI, a larger reengineering carried out in order to fit the current technological context.
Information systems reengineering for modern business systems; ERP, supply chain and e-commerce management solutions.
Reengineering health care; a manifesto for radically rethinking health care delivery.
Reengineering is a radical method aiming at enhancing performances through the transformation of the company into a flexible, harmonious system, structured to serve its customers and not its internal needs.
WB Engineers has been hired recently to complete a number of building reengineering projects--in this process an existing single owner occupied high-rise building, built for a specific use, is converted into multi-tenant/commercial condominiums.
Jones was sent by Greeley to a hospital in the Southwest to be part of a reengineering process and sell the medical staff on the idea of having a permanent VPMA.
The IRS realizes that the "old way" of conducting its audits will be changed forever once it fully realizes two new endeavors--the National Research Program (NRP) and the Small Business/Self-Employed Division (SBSE) audit reengineering project.
The IRS requires businesses to capitalize reengineering costs (see TAM 9544001 on reengineering in a conversion to just-in-time manufacturing).