This document specifies the use of the integrated resources necessary for the scope and information requirements for the Core model.
The following Core technical capabilities [CTCs] are within the scope of this document:
Product data management;
Product specification and configuration;
Representation and external element reference, including:o Definition and external element reference of geometric models;o Definition and external element reference of the topological aspects of geometric models.
The following are outside the scope of this document:
Composite structural shape and structure;
Engineering analysis processes;
Planned and evaluated characteristics;
Planning and scheduling;
Representation of geometry and topology;
Shape association and structure;
Additional core technical capabilities that could be defined in relation with future Application Protocol development projects.