Series 16 Integrated Circuit Engineering Collection Project Files

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APPENDIX A

SOCRATES
TECHNOLOGY OUTLINING
ACCEPTANCE TEST

#1 DEFINITION
Is the technology defined as the technology of a production line which produces a single item or group of similar items?
#2 END ITEMS
Are all the entries in the "END ITEMS" column stated as items?
Is there a logic statement of "OR" or "THEN" between each END ITEM?
#3 CRITICAL TECHNOLOGY ELEMENTS
Are all entries in the "CRITICAL TECHNOLOGY ELEMENTS" stated as processes?

Is there a logic statement of "OR" or "THEN" between each CTE?
#4 KEY COMMODITIES
Are all entries in the "KEY COMMODITIES" column either a precisely defined piece of equipment, material or know how?

Is there a logic statement of "OR" or "AND" between each KC?

Are the commodities identified under the KEY COMMODITIES column the ones which compriese [sic] the standard production line and not the commodities whch [sic] comprise a production line which produces a commodity which is part of a standard production line?
#5 KEY PARAMETERS
Are all entries in the Key Parameters column a single number attribute of the corresponding KEY COMMODITY where a single number attribute is an attribute of the key commodity itself and not an attribute of the product from the key commodity, which can be measured and recorded with a single-numerical value?

Are all entries in the KEY PARAMETERS column stated with a "minimum", "maximum" or "threshold level" so that the analyst knows which Key Parameter values are more state-of-the-art?

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