Accession Number : AD0787489

Title :   A Computer Based Production Planning and Inventory Control System.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE OPERATIONS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Hax,Arnoldo C. ; Goldwin,Jonathan J.

Report Date : AUG 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 158

Abstract : This paper provides a detailed documentation, by means of flowcharts, of a computer based production planning and inventory control system. The system relies on the concept of hierarchization of decisions with linkage mechanisms between decision levels. The system has been implemented in L.I.S.P. A user's manual is also available. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Production control, *Inventory control, *Computer applications, Management planning and control, Computer programming, Scheduling, Lead time, Standard deviation, Costs, Decision making

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Computer Programming and Software
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE