The modern world aims at lean production and continuous reducing of losses as well as quality improvement of output goods. Another important aspect of building production is an arrangement of such conditions when employees perform the most qualified work (according to hold positions) and, thus, bring the desired results to the company.
If the above mentioned theses are applied to information system design, then a lot of work will be required at the stage of project documentation release when it is necessary to issue documents in the unified format and provide integrity and completeness of the description of system-wide documents and design specifications.
The use of the specified computer design tools allowed several users to make modifications simultaneously. At the same time, within the documentation generation, all recent changes made by participants were considered. Thus, the element name which could be used in different output documents was uniform.
The availability of a large number of charts, a graphic description of the system behavior allowed developers and the customer to reduce time for reviewing the documentation.
As for the realized project, all documentation related to the description of the system behavior was generated from the model, thus being rather diversified.
Applying automated engineering, the following features can help optimize costs: