Discovery Entities - Features

Release 1.0 of RFD Platform
November 2011
Jeff Elpern


  • Discovery Entity The container for a Discovery project. This includes meta data about the manufactured component being sources and the current state of requirements - process, process geometry, process expertise, and firm profile.
  • Discovery Search Entity The is the container for the results of a specific RFD request. This entity captures the requirements specified at the moment of search and the search results.

Features in 1.0

  • Evolving discovery for component (see "Requirment Start with high level, limited scope requirements focuse on problem processes or skills. Iteratively enhance requirements as design details become available. This lengthens the time available to source and build a relationship with Suppler(s) of the most difficult processes.

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