Parameter optimization of intermittent demand forecasting by using spreadsheet

Kaya G. O., Demirel Ö. F.

KYBERNETES, vol.44, no.4, pp.576-587, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1108/k-03-2015-0062
  • Journal Name: KYBERNETES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.576-587
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose - Accurate forecasting of intermittent demand is very important since parts with intermittent demand characteristics are very common. The purpose of this paper is to bring an easier way of handling the hard work of intermittent demand forecasting by using commonly used Excel spreadsheet and also performing parameter optimization.