Maestro(TM) is a cohesive primary data set for use with ERP and ERP-like applications. The data represents a well-defined but fictional going concern – the Swift Construction Company, or SCC. Maestro provides a background for exploring and demonstrating how design, manufacturing and sales teams can manage and share information related to parts, projects, material (optionally serialized or otherwise controlled), issues and people. Maestro also provides a context for demonstrating how “current” information from spreadsheets, shared directories and single-purpose applications can be consolidated in a common environment of Transparency with Trust.
Maestro is an open source project, licensed according to the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International Public License. This license encourages the return of derived works to the project to the benefit of all. The purpose of the Maestro project is to create, as a community, a shared dataset for demonstrating business processes and integration opportunities. Some applications Maestro has been used with include:
Maestro functionality is grouped into the following modules:
- Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
- Materials Management
- Document Management
- Project Management
- Issue Management
- Human Resource Management
- Training Management
- Customer Relationship Management
Maestro(TM) is a trademark of Dale Scott.