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A Journey in Standard Development- The Core Manufacturing Simulation Data (CMSD) Information Model

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Author(s)

Yung-Tsun T. Lee

Abstract

This report documents a journey “from research to an approved standard” of a NIST-led standard development activity. That standard, Core Manufacturing Simulation Data (CMSD) information model, provides neutral structures for the efficient exchange of manufacturing data in a simulation environment. The model was standardized under the auspices of the international Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization (SISO). NIST started the research in 2001 and initiated the standardization effort in 2004. The CMSD standard was published in two SISO Products. In the first Product, the information model was defined in the Unified Modeling Language (UML) and published in 2010 as SISO-STD-008-2010. In the second Product, the information model was defined in Extensible Markup Language (XML) and published in 2013 as SISO-STD-008-01-2012. Both SISO-STD-008-2010 and SISO-STD-008-01-2012 are intended to be used together.
Citation
Journal of Research (NIST JRES) - 120.016
Report Number
120.016

Keywords

CMSD, information model, machine shop, manufacturing, simulation, standard

Citation

Lee, Y. (2015), A Journey in Standard Development- The Core Manufacturing Simulation Data (CMSD) Information Model, Journal of Research (NIST JRES), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=918117 (Accessed April 14, 2024)
Created November 17, 2015, Updated February 19, 2017