A buffer is a storage for a item. It represents a place where inventory of an item is kept. It’s often called SKU, i.e. it’s a unique item-location combination.

Key Fields

Field Type Description
name non-empty string Name of the buffer, we recommend that you use the format “item @ location”. E.g : keyboard @ factory1
location location Location of the buffer.
item item Item being stored in the buffer.
onhand number
Inventory level at the start of the time horizon.
Considered as 0 if left empty.

Advanced topics

  • Complete table description: Buffers