Accession Number:

ADA329177

Title:

Design and Development of a Generic Architecture for Apparel Manufacturing Architecture: (Version 1.5), Volume 1, AMA Primer.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 11 Jul 88-14 Dec 95.

Corporate Author:

GEORGIA INST OF TECH ATLANTA SCHOOL OF TEXTILE ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

Research has been carried out to design and develop a generic architecture for an apparel enterprise that can serve as a blueprint for a computer integrated apparel enterprise CIAE. The Apparel Manufacturing Architecture AMA the first comprehensive architecture for manufacturing has been developed and validated in close collaboration with the apparel industry. AMA consists of a set of models the core of which is the information model which defines the schema of the shared information base for an apparel enterprise. The function model component of the architecture specifies how the activities carried out in an apparel manufacturing enterprise interact with each other through the shared information base. The third component of AMA, the dynamics model, describes how the interactions among the enterprise activities take place over time. The Recruit Induction Center Architecture RICA models the uniform distribution process at the Recruit Induction Center RIC.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE