An Express - based Information Management System is presented as a kernel for integration of distributed beterogeneous systems in CIM. Concepts and instances sbared by the integrated CIM components as well as administrative met-information is included in the Information System arcbitecture. A discussion of the experimental results, weaknesses and benefits of our current implementation and limitations of tbe Express language is made in the framework of a prototype developed in the Esprit Project CIM-PLATO.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of the IFAC Workshop on CIM in Process and Manufacturing Industries|
|Publisher||Chapman & Hall|
|Publication status||Published - 23 Nov 1992|
|Event||IFAC Workshop on CIM in Process and Manufacturing Industries - Espoo, Finland|
Duration: 23 Nov 1992 → 25 Nov 1992
|Conference||IFAC Workshop on CIM in Process and Manufacturing Industries|
|Period||23/11/92 → 25/11/92|
- distributed data processing
- Flexible manufacturing
- information storage system
- manufacturing processes
Camarinha-Matos, L. M., & Osorio, A. L. (1992). CIM Information Management System - An Express-based integration platform. In Proceedings of the IFAC Workshop on CIM in Process and Manufacturing Industries (pp. 103-108). Chapman & Hall.