A Contribution to Software Interoperability Verification of Manufacturing Application

Conference paper
Part of the Proceedings of the I-ESA Conferences book series (IESACONF, volume 7)

Abstract

With an increasing number of distributed heterogeneous manufacturing systems, interoperability is becoming more and more critical for the reliability, performance, and security of working applications. In order to control the development and evolution of applications interoperability, crucial decisions should be made at the earliest stages of development. These decisions need to be incorporated in the detailed design of the components that make up the application in order to accomplish a reliable and efficient solution at the implementation level. For a complete solution the application architecture must be designed using a methodology that can be verified. The components used in the implementation must be verified against the evolving application requirements. These components need to be checked for coherency of the design as the application evolves to meet new application requirements. The two checking types, in conjunction with an integrated approach, constitute the main goal of interoperability verification. This paper presents elements of an integrated modeling of interoperability verification. The implemented model is designed to develop automatic interactive tools which facilitate the tasks of interoperability verification.

Keywords

Interoperability design ADL UML diagrams Software artifacts modeling Software interoperability verification 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.LISICEILCO, University of Lille North France, (Littoral)CalaisFrance
  2. 2.Kanagawa Institute of TechnologyAtsugi-shiJapan
  3. 3.Rockwell Automation, ClevelandClevelandUSA

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