Engineer-to-order (ETO) is a production process delivering a customized product that is built as a deliverable of a project. ]po[ provides implementations of most engineer-to-order process steps and several process variants.

We assume that Design-to-order (DTO) is a synonym of Engineer-to-order (ETO).

Process Flow


Process Flow Support

Most of the process flow steps above are supported by ]project-open[ in detail, suitable for organization from 30 to about 3000 employees.


Processes not Supported

The following processes are in general not supported by ]project-open[:

  • BOM: There is currently no bill of materials management
  • Value appreciation (accounting): ]po[ does not support double-entry accounting. However, it can be used as an input system for various accounting packages, including SAP.

The following process are also not suitable for ]po[ in general:

  • Buy-to-order (BTO)
  • Make-to-order (MTO)
  • Assemble-to-order (ATO)
  • Make-to-stock (MTS)
  • Ship-to-stock (STS)

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