Tuesday Jan 13, 2009

Part Numbering Schemes

What's in a name? Well, the answer depends on who you ask. There are a myriad ways of numbering parts out there, and all kinds of factors go into deciding how a company should go about this very basic of tasks in their day to day operations. There's really no right answer to the question, but let's look at what the options are, and what that means for your enterprise applications. Let's just look at the various types of part numbering options that are out there. The following listing of numbering schemes represents an ascending level of intelligence in the part numbers - in other words, how much can you tell about the part by just reading the part number. It also often represents an ascending level of complexity in managing part numbers, as well as an ascending order of the length of the part number: [Read More]
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