• Muhammad Syahid Hasan Sustainable and Responsive Manufacturing Research Group, Faculty of Manufacturing Engineering, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka, 76100 Hang Tuah Jaya, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Zuhriah Ebrahim Sustainable and Responsive Manufacturing Research Group, Faculty of Manufacturing Engineering, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka, 76100 Hang Tuah Jaya, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Wan Hasrulnizzam Wan Mahmood Faculty of Engineering Technology, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka, Technology Campus, 75450 Hang Tuah Jaya, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Mohd Nizam Ab Rahman Advance Manufacturing Research Group, Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, UKM Bangi, 43600, Selangor, Malaysia



Decision support system, DSS application, DSS types, DSS trend, Manufacturing


The purpose of this paper is to review decision support system application trend in manufacturing sector. Following the introduction of decision support system, the paper has discussed the application of decision support system in manufacturing sector and identifies the trend in term of decision support system types and their application types. In year 2011 until 2015, the most preferred decision support system were developed by using the model application. It also been found that, most of the developed decision support system are used to support evaluation activities in manufacturing operations. This review provides research trend on decision support system for the recent five years (2011 -2015) in the context of decision support system application in manufacturing industry. 


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