Broker Community Scenarios
Registration of a new actor in the community
A simple registration service at a well known community portal
Manufacturer listing products with broker
Manufacturer discovers a broker and negotiates a listing deal and
asserts a product list, cost and capacity.
Buyer requesting quote from broker
Buyer requests a quote from a broker based on product, cost, schedule
Purchase (Buyer to broker to chosen manufacturer)
Buyer places an order with a broker that is then distributed to
manufacturers based on quantity, price and delivery schedule.
simplicity, an order will be for one product.
Registration and use of a taxonomy of products in the
So that all buyers, sellers and brokers can talk about the same
merchandise, a standard taxonomy is used.