The CIM-Europe provides a focal point for reporting on progress in Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM). CIM practitioners, decision makers and researchers exchange experiences gained in developing and implementing CIM technologies. This work deals with the application of technology innovation to industrial demand.The first step towards implementation of an integrated information management system is to develop a Masterplan. ... structure, a definition of scope, a list of target applications, a data flow diagram, and a step-by-step implementation schedule. ... a profit center instead of an amalgamation of poorly connected functional computers owned by R aamp; D, manufacturing, sales and marketing, and finance.
|Title||:||Realising CIM's Industrial Potential|
|Author||:||C. Kooij, P. MacConaill, J. Bastos|
|Publisher||:||IOS Press - 1993|