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Roadmap for the Computer Integrated Manufacturing Application Framework



Selden Stewart, James A. St Pierre


This is the final report for the first year of a joint project between the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and SEMATECH. It presents a roadmap for adoption and use of SEMATECH CIM Framework with four components: developing a specification reaching consensus, standardization, and testing and certification. The report includes recommendations on online electronic versions of the specification, supplier involvement, standards organizations, sage scenarios, reference implementations, and a testing and certification plan.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 5679
Report Number


application framework, certification, computer integrated manufacturing, electronic document management, object management group, SEMATECH, semiconductors, standards, testing


Stewart, S. and St Pierre, J. (1995), Roadmap for the Computer Integrated Manufacturing Application Framework, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed February 24, 2024)
Created December 31, 1994, Updated October 12, 2021