On the Design and Development of Object-Oriented Scheduling Systems

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Michael Pinedo

New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business

Benjamin P. C. Yen

The University of Hong Kong - School of Business

Date Written: 1997

Abstract

In this paper, we describe the architecture of an object-oriented scheduling system. First,a mathematical framework is presented that is based on set theory and graph theory. Thena number of basic as well as more specialized methods are defined which can be appliedon the entities of any decision support system. The principal objects of a scheduling systemare defined, as well as the methods specifically designed for the manipulation of the schedules.The object base design, the schedule generator design and the user interface design arethen discussed in detail.

Suggested Citation

Pinedo, Michael and Yen, Benjamin P. C., On the Design and Development of Object-Oriented Scheduling Systems (1997). Information Systems Working Papers Series, Vol. , pp. -, 1997. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1283025

Michael Pinedo (Contact Author)

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Benjamin P. C. Yen

The University of Hong Kong - School of Business ( email )

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