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Manufacturing Systems Integration Control Entity Interface Document



M. K. Senehi, S Wallace, Evan K. Wallace, Steven R. Ray, Edward J. Barkmeyer Jr.


This document defines a set of interfaces for controllers to be incorporated into an integrated manufacturing production planning and control environment that conforms to the NIST Manufacturing Systems Integration (MSI) architectural model.

This document is a companion document to the NIST Manufacturing Systems Integration (MSI) Initial Architecture Document, which describes the MSI architectural model.

NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 4626
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integrated manufacturing production planning, control environment
Created January 1, 1991, Updated November 10, 2018