– Distributed automation and control systems are considered from the implementation point of view. The role of middleware and, in particular, the object-oriented open-standard-based CORBA is discussed and its usefulness for system integration and communication abstraction is shown on a practical example of an experimental robotic system.
The reliability of Bluetooth is discussed from technical point of view with respect of noise immunity and performance under influence of external disturbances. The emphasis is on possible industrial applications of Bluetooth technology.
The textbook provides the essentials of the Business Process (BP) Modeling and Simulation (M&S) from the verbal BP description to the formulation of the mathematical scheme of the model and the simulation program. Both the analytical modeling and the simulation approaches to BP M&S are considered. Special attention is given to the theoretical and practical… (More)