The Cimetrix Resource Center is a great tool for anyone who wants to learn more about industry standards including Equipment Connectivity and Control, data gathering, GEM (SECS/GEM), EDA/Interface A, and more. These standards are among the key enabling technologies for the Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0 global initiatives that are having a major impact on many industries. Manufacturers and their equipment suppliers must be able to connect equipment and other data sources, gather and analyze data in real time, and optimize production through a wide variety of applications. The free eBooks listed below provide in-depth coverage of the some of these concepts. They have been written by technical experts who have participated in and led the standards development processes for more than two decades.
- Features and Benefits of GEM
- Implementing Equipment Control Applications using CCF
- EDA Applications and Benefits for Smart Manufacturing
- Models in Smart Manufacturing
Be sure to stop by our Resource Center any time or download the white papers directly from the links in this posting.