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time buffer

См.: буфер времени.



time buffer

time buffer - Protection against uncertainty that takes the form of time. The Constraint, assembly and shipping buffers used in drum-buffer-rope scheduling and the production buffer used in simplified drum-buffer-rope are examples of time buffers.

Illustration: A time buffer for a work order:

See:assembly buffer, buffer, capacity buffer, drum-buffer-rope, drum buffer, feeding buffer, project buffer, shipping buffer.