Message-oriented and workflow-based inter-process communication for distributed manufacturing


In typical manufacturing information systems often the vertical integration and the inter-process communication are achieved by separate technologies. Though many standards like OPC and PROFINET simplify these tasks even with integration of standard PC hard- and software, they need at some points specific equipment. The system described in this paper… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/ETFA.2008.4638478


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