Distributed batch process management framework based on design patterns and software components

Seppo Kuikka, Teemu Tommila, Olli Ventä (Corresponding Author)

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle in a proceedings journalScientific

Abstract

Requirements for product quality and the increased number of complex specialty products as well as flexibility requirements for the usage of production equipment have emphasized the benefits of discontinuous batch production in the process industries. Even if batch control has for a long been a challenge to control engineers, emerging standards and software component technologies have now made novel automation concepts possible. VTT Auto-mation is developing a new software component based framework for batch process management. The experi-mental domain specific framework integrates the new batch control standard and existing domain specific experi-ence with object-oriented design pattern based approach and distributed software component technology.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to) 8533-8538
Number of pages6
JournalIFAC Proceedings Volumes
Volume32
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1999
MoE publication typeB3 Non-refereed article in conference proceedings
EventWorld Congress of International Federation of Automatic Control, IFAC'99 - Beijing, China
Duration: 5 Jul 19999 Jul 1999

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Distributed batch process management framework based on design patterns and software components'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this