The needs as well as the bottlenecks are analyzed in the deployment and use of wireless services in a networked environment of companies sharing some common supply chain processes. The specific case is the multienterprise networks around the Port of Rotterdam, researched as part a large project on value-added wireless services in this environment, sponsored by KPN Mobile. New services, operational requirements, decision processes as well as tariff and organizational problems are reported.
Pau, L.F.J.M.; Chen, H.; van de Coterlet, P.; and Zuidwijk, R.A., "Introduction of 3rd Generation Wireless Services in a Multi-EnterpriseVPN Environment: Case of the Port of Rotterdam" (2005). ICEB 2005 Proceedings. 37.