AN INITIAL APPROACH OF A STANDARD BASED FRAMEWORK TO MANAGE REALISTIC PRODUCT REPRESENTATIONS
Editor: Marjanovic Dorian, Storga Mario, Pavkovic Neven, Bojcetic Nenad, Skec Stanko
Author: Ebeling R., Specht R., Eigner M.
Section: DESIGN SUPPORT TOOLS
The current situation of virtual product data management is characterised by an increasing external and internal complexity of information of all business areas based on different aspects like high volatility of markets, a higher need of mass customisation or a growing competitive intensity. This paper shall point out an initial approach to generating, managing and connecting advanced information regarding the appearance of an entire product and enable new virtual opportunities for collaborations between the involved stakeholders like styling, mechanical engineering or marketing departments.