The application is primarily intended for procurers. It allows easy and effective description preparation of the purchased items in a structured way according to NIPEZ standard system.
Just like the dial in NIPEZ, the Elstan data structures are based on the Open Technical Dictionary – OTD, which meets the ISO 22745 and ISO 8000 standards. This allows the Elstan application to easily communicate and integrate with other applications, for example the electronic market of public administration. Besides the standardized and structured description of items (commodities) the application Elstan also supports a creation and leadership of a so-called blind catalogue, demands creation and items data preparation for their catalogization according to the rules of the NATO Codification System (NCS – NATO Codification System), and OTD system.