information structure

Logistics Information System (LO-LIS)

Structure in which data is collected in the Logistics Information System.

An information structure defines a group of fields. It is used for the collection and reduction of data from an operative application (for example, sales or purchasing).

Data relating to events in the operative applications (such as purchase orders or sales orders) is updated periodically in the information structures.

Information structures form the basis for analyses and evaluations.

An information structure consists of: