**Contents
**
** of the monograph by Burlakov M.V.
"Основы технологии автоматизации
управления
дискретными технологическими и
информационными процессами"
**

(Basics of technology of discrete technological and information processes
control
automation)**"**

**Introduction**

*Part
1. System basics of
technology*

**Chapter
1. Introduction to technology
**What
is a discrete process

How to solve a problem of effective control of discrete processes

Why the being studied technology so is called

Properties of discrete technological and information processes (DTIPs)

Classification of DTIPs

Essence of technology

Areas of practical use of technology

History of technology development

"Pitfalls" of technology

Questions for self-check

**Chapter
2. Ways of implementation of technology
**
Creation of
a specialized production company

Creation of a dealer network

Questions for self-check

**Chapter
3. Varieties
of random processes with discrete states
**Markov
chains

Markov processes

Semi-Markov processes

Processes with limited aftereffect

Stationary discrete processes of service (DPSs)

Questions for self-check

**Chapter
4. Methodology of numerical optimization of controlled DPSs
**General
description of methodology

Methods of finite-dimensional approximation of DPSs

Ways of converting DTIPs to stationary finite-dimensional DPSs

Numerical optimization schemes of stationary DPSs

Global class of stationary DPSs

Modified basic class (MBC) of stationary DPSs

Questions for self-check

**Chapter
5. Engineering technique of numerical optimizing DTIPs
**Stage 1. Analysis of quality of flowing
a being studied discrete process

Questions for self-check

**Chapter
6. Mathematical models of numerical optimizing DTIPs
**Ten
models for fictional DTIPs

Six models for real DTIPs

Questions for self-check

**Chapter
7. Peculiarities of creating software for technology
**Creation
of a universal toolkit
to optimize classes of DTIPs

Creation of individual means to optimize specific DTIPs

Creating a system software

Using programming languages

Creating software modules of numerical optimization

Example of program realization with RMO (remote module of optimization) 1.0 of a model to optimize executing a chain of operations

Questions for self-check

**Chapter
8. Five universal software tools to optimize real DTIPs
** Local
and network programs of goal achievement optimization (GAO): LIS GAO 1.3
and NIS
GAO 1.3 (here:
LIS — local
instrumental system; NIS
— network
instrumental system)

Local and network programs of transportation optimization (TO): LIS TO 1.0 и NIS TO 1.0

Local and network programs of public transport passenger delivery optimization (PTPDO): LIS PTPDO 1.0 и NIS PTPDO 1.0

Local and network programs of investments optimization (IO): LIS IO 1.3 и NIS IO 1.3

Local and network programs of expenses optimization (EO): LIS EO 1.0 и NIS EO 1.0

Center for processing of network instrumental systems

Questions for self-check

**Li****st
of notational conventions**

**Bibliography**

**Contents
of the CD-ROM ****
**Set of files
of IS GAO EMP 1.0 on working with RMO 1.0
(here:
IS — instrumental system;
EMP
— external module of processing)

Set of files of LVP (lite version of program) LIS PTPDO 1.0

Set of files of LVP LIS GAO 1.3

Set of files of LVP LIS IO 1.3

Set of files of LVP LIS EO 1.0

Set of files of LVP LIS TO 1.0

Set of files of LVP RMO 1.0