Service Platform for PRD Waterway Logistics Operators


Grant Data
Project Title
Service Platform for PRD Waterway Logistics Operators
Principal Investigator
Mr Wong, Edward Chor-cheung   (Project coordinator)
Duration
12
Start Date
2010-01-25
Completion Date
2011-01-24
Amount
126000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
PRD Waterway
Discipline
Software
Panel
Engineering
HKU Project Code
InP/362/09
Grant Type
Innovation and Technology Fund Internship Programme (LSCM)
Funding Year
2009/2010
Status
On-going
Objectives
-Development of enabling technologies to support logistics application software provisioning, such that application software can be built from components provided by various software vendors for waterway logistics operators. -Development of enabling technologies to facilitate rapid customization and deployment of software services at flexible charging models suiting the needs and affordability of the waterway logistics operators. -Development of a waterway logistics software provisioning platform (WLSP) prototype to host a variety of software services to facilitate the use of IT functions with business confidentiality. As a result, WLSP will help improve the IT proficiency in the waterway logistics industry as well as create a value chain encompassing software vendors, system integrators, industry users and service Providers.