Title: Effective storage of goods in a warehouse using farm optimisation algorithm

Authors: Sathish Kumar Ravichandran; Archana Sasi

Addresses: Department of CSE, Christ University, Bangalore, Karnataka, India ' Department of CSE, School of Engineering, Presidency University, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Abstract: Effective organisation of a warehouse's incoming goods section is important for its productivity as ensuring efficient shelving systems. When the incoming goods section is not properly configured, this almost automatically causes major interruptions throughout the subsequent storage phase. For effective storage of goods in warehouse farm optimisation algorithm (FOA) is proposed. The efficacy of the proposed approach was demonstrated using BR datasets and it is compared with different optimisation algorithms. From this experiment, it is noted that the suggested FOA fulfils the objective of efficient arrangement of goods in the warehouse. The order in which the goods are placed into the warehouse is also noted to be ideal than other competitive optimisation algorithms.

Keywords: effective organisation; warehouses; farm optimisation algorithm; FOA; efficient arrangement; optimisation algorithm.

DOI: 10.1504/IJCC.2020.109374

International Journal of Cloud Computing, 2020 Vol.9 No.2/3, pp.207 - 215

Received: 07 Aug 2019
Accepted: 11 Sep 2019

Published online: 24 Aug 2020 *

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