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Software and Computer Integrated Manufacturing

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Author(s)

Howard Bloom

Abstract

This paper outlines present and future directions for software in a Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) environment. The three major CIM components--production management, data management, and communications management--are described in terms of software available today and future software based on emerging international standards. Key standards efforts such as product data exchange, open systems interfaces, database systems frameworks, and CIM frameworks are described.
Citation
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 4468
Report Number
4468

Keywords

CIM, computer integrated manufacturing

Citation

Bloom, H. (1990), Software and Computer Integrated Manufacturing, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.IR.4468 (Accessed February 22, 2024)
Created August 1, 1990, Updated November 10, 2018