Paper 20/04/2016 -
Network-based communication for Industrie 4.0
PLATTFORM PUBLICATION - The discussion paper of the the working group reference architectures, standards and norms is concerned with the global standardisation for communication networks in industrial applications.
A cornerstone of Industrie 4.0 is the availability of all relevant information through the application-oriented networking of all instances along value added chains. The goal of the discussion paper on "Network-based communication for Industrie 4.0" is to prepare recommendations on the global standardisation for communication networks in industrial applications. Essential requirements for such network-based communication are formulated and existing standards and norms or those in preparation are assessed.