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CAPO-VICEDO, Josep; TOMAS-MIQUEL, José V e EXPOSITO-LANGA, Manuel. Knowledge Management in the Supply Chain: Analysis of the Influence of the Organizational Context. Inf. tecnol. [online]. 2007, vol.18, n.1, pp. 127-136. ISSN 0718-0764. doi: 10.4067/S0718-07642007000100017.
The aim of this paper is to analyze which organizational structure or model is the most suitable so that a real knowledge management in a supply chain takes place. To achieve this objective, a brief revision of the existing literature related to the relationship between knowledge management and the organizational context and the necessary requirements to manage the knowledge in an inter-organizational context is done. From this analysis, it is concluded that the Virtual Enterprise is the most suitable organizational structure to manage knowledge in a supply chain, based on the intrinsic features of mutual confidence between its members and the dynamism in its creation and operation
Palavras-chave : knowledge management; supply chain; virtual enterprise; industrial management.