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The National PDES Testbed - An Overview



Cita M. Furlani


The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST),formerly the National Bureau o f Standards, has recently established the National PDES Testbed to support industry and government projects in developing and testing the Product Data Exchange Specification (PDES), the next generation o f data interchange standards for automated manufacturing, PDES is an ambitious project with the goal of developing a standardized format for representing and exchanging information about almost any manufactured product.
Proceedings Title
Proceedings of the UPCAEDM 1989 Conference


PDES, product data exchange specification


Furlani, C. (1989), The National PDES Testbed - An Overview, Proceedings of the UPCAEDM 1989 Conference, [online], (Accessed June 20, 2024)


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Created January 1, 1989, Updated February 17, 2017