IDEF Family of Methods
A Structured Approach to Enterprise Modeling & Analysis
IDEF.com was developed and is maintained by Knowledge
Based Systems, Inc. (KBSI), the developers of
the next generation IDEF methods: the IDEF3 Process Flow and Object
State Description Capture Method, the IDEF4 Object-Oriented Design
Method, and the IDEF5 Ontology Description Capture Method.
You can download all of the IDEF
Method reports from this site. To place an order for a bound
copy of any of the IDEF Method reports ($20.00 per report), please
e-mail requests to IDEFinfo@kbsi.com.
KBSI has developed automated tools
to support the IDEFØ, IDEF1, IDEF1X, and IDEF3 methods.
For more information on their complete suite of IDEF-based modeling
and analysis software, see the Tools page on the KBSI website.