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Implementation of the Execution Control System of the Inspection Workstation

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Author(s)

Howard T. Moncarz

Abstract

This document describes the benchmark (March, 1987) implementation of the execution control system (ECS) of the Inspection Workstation (IWS). ECS is a program that runs on all the controllers in the IWS and embodies the design principles of the AMRF, as described in the IWS document Architecture and Principles of the Inspection Workstation. The ECS program includes the network module, which supports local communications among the IWS controllers and global communications between the IWS and the AMRF. The general AMRF network software is discussed in the document, AMRF Network Communication.
Citation
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 3787
Report Number
3787

Keywords

execution control systems, ECS, inspection workstation, IWS, AMRF, global communications, network software

Citation

Moncarz, H. (1988), Implementation of the Execution Control System of the Inspection Workstation, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed April 21, 2024)
Created August 1, 1988, Updated October 16, 2008