Below are the history of JOSI's changes into a better journal;

  • The journal started its publication in 2001 as a printed version under the title of Jurnal Ilmiah Teknik Industri. In 2005, it changed its title to Jurnal Optimasi Sistem Industri (JOSI).
  • ISSN 1412-4769 was the serial number of Jurnal Ilmiah Teknik Industri. Jurnal Ilmiah Teknik Industri and Jurnal Optimasi Sistem Industri is the same journal.
  • ISSN 2442-8795 (online) is the serial number currently used by Jurnal Optimasi Sistem Industri since 2015.
  • JOSI and the Institution of Engineers Indonesia came into an agreement on journal publication cooperation in 2011.
  • Jurnal Optimasi Sistem Industri is registered in Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) which was validated on 3rd August 2015.
  • JOSI amend its editorial team in 27th April 2016,
  • JOSI used semi-online business┬áprocess (email based communication) up to its 2016's volume.
  • JOSI changed into a fully online business process since volume 16, no. 1, 2017, and a new online review form was introduced.
  • The new article template was introduced and used since 10th May 2017
  • JOSI changed its logo in 11th May 2017
  • Peer reviewers amended for volume 16, no. 2, 2017, new peer reviewers are joining JOSI in June 2017.
  • December 1st, 2017. We changed our email address' domain. Previous email address domain was @ft.unand.ac.id. The new domain for the email address is @eng.unand.ac.id. Current email for contact is editor_josi@eng.unand.ac.id.
  • In 10th of January 2018, JOSI signed the agreement with BKSTI (Badan Kerjasama Penyelenggara Pendidikan Tinggi Teknik Industri) a community of industrial engineering departments in Indonesia concerning the management and collaboration of journal publications. The collaboration was bound in a document numbered: 01/JOSI-Unand/I/2018 and 001/KM-BKSTI/I/2018.
  • JOSI was renewing its agreement with the Institution of Engineers Indonesia. The latest agreement number as of 22nd January 2018 are 02/JOSI-Unand/I/2018 and 08-02/MOU/BKTI-PII/I/2018.