An object-oriented system design for a web-based electronic product evaluation and recovery management system
The original idea of this electronic product evaluation and recovery management system ("SYSTEM") comes from three previous done projects. The SYSTEM covers all the end-of-life stages in an electronic product's life cycle. The primary parts of this SYSTEM include a front-end user-interface, five functional modules, a core PMM module and back-end databases. The SYSTEM can be applied in various industrial environments as EOL processing guidelines or product design and evaluation reference. The system model design was implemented using an object-oriented (00) modeling approach. The 0 0 modeling of the SYSTEM is given out step by step in this thesis. All components and functions of important modules are presented in detail. A brief evaluation of the system model is included. The system implementation was completed using Java, XML, and web-based tools in 2001. It is now running on a Windows 2000 server in the Advanced Manufacturing Lab that can be accessed through Internet.