DBA 1651 PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT 2 NOTES Anna University Chennai INTRODUCTION TO PRODUCTION AND OPERATION MANAGEMENT 1.1 INTRODUCTION This unit starts with a definition of a system. Production may refer to as the process concerned with the conversion inputs (raw materials, machinery, information, manpower, and other factors of production… Introduction to Production management: They are a branch of management which is related to the production function. The following definitions try to explain main characteristics of production management… Meaning. OM DefinedOperations management: The business function responsible for planning, … What is Production Management? Production management means planning, organising, directing and controlling of production activities.. Production management deals with … Introduction toOperations Management 2. Introduction to production operation management 1. The history of operations management … Alternately, Production Management is not independent of marketing, financial and personnel management due to which it is very difficult to formulate some single appropriate definition of Production Management. In this unit production system and its objectives are explained along with the components of a system.