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3 - Components

Components are divided in a feel categories:

  • Basic Components
  • Lean - Materias
  • Advanced Components

3.1 - Componentes Básicos

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Create
Dispose
Decide
Assign
Basic
Delay
Batch
Split
 

3.1.1 - Create

Component which creates new entities.



Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Entity Name Name of the new entity
Expression Interval of time to create a new entity
First Arrival Interval to create the first entity
Tasks Per Arrival Number of entities which will be created
Maximum Maximum number of entities

3.1.2 - Dispose

Component which destroy entities.



Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Record Determines if the results will enter in statistics

3.1.3 - Decide

Component, based on some criteria, direct the entities to different flows.


Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Type TwoWayChance Percentage of entities which will flowing through the top output
TwoWayConditional If the condition is true, the entities will flowing through the top output
EntityType If the name of the entity is the same as the "Entity Name" then the entities will flowing through the top output

3.1.4 - Assign

Component which apply an variable or attribute when some entity passes.


Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Type Variable Create or edit an variable
Attribute Create or edit an entity's attribute
EntityName

Edit the entity's name
Variable name/Attribute name Name of the variable or attribute
Expression Expression that allows you to create and modify the values of variables or attributes
Entity Name New entity's name

3.1.5 - Basic

Component which performs some process over the entity. It has a time and resource associated with.



Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Expression Time to complete the process
Resource Name Name of the resource which will be used

3.1.6 - Delay

Component which releases the entities after a time determined by the expression..



Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Expression Expression to releases the entities

3.1.7 - Batch

Component which groups entities by some rule.


Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Batch Size Maximum batch size
Type Arrive Group by arrives
Attribute Group by some attribute value
Attribute name Name of the attribute which will be used to group

3.1.8 - Split

Component which separate batchs and create duplicates of entities.


Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Type ForBatch Separates batch
Duplicate Duplicates entities
Duplications Number of entities duplicated

3.2 - Lean - Materias

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Assembling
Truck
 

3.2.1 - Assembling

Component which performs some process over the entity, in this case, the figure represents a Lean process over the entity. It has a time and resource associated.



Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Expression Time to do the process
Resource Name Resource required to process

3.2.2 - Truck

Component which performs some activity over the entity, in this case, the figure represents an entity beeing transported by truck. It has a time and resource associated with.



Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Expression Time to do the process
Resource Name Resource required to process

3.3 - Advanced Components

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Hold
Histogram
Sync
Value
Display
 

3.3.1 - Hold

Hold entities until expression is true.



Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Expression Hold entities until expression is true.

3.3.2 - Histogram

Creates a histogram about the interval of arrivals of entities.



Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component

3.3.3 - Sync

Releases two entities if each input has at least one entity in then queue.



Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component

3.3.4 - Value

Show the value of the current expression.



Campo Descrição
Expression The value will be shown regarding with this expression

3.3.5 - Display

Show the value regarding the expression when some entity passes.



Campo Descrição
Name Name to identify the component
Expression The value will be shown regarding with this expression

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