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Shop Data Model and Interface Specification



Charles R. McLean, Yung-Tsun Lee, Guodong Shao, Frank H. Riddick


This paper presents an information model that provides neutral data interfaces for integrating machine shop software applications with simulation. The model is presented using the Unified Modeling Language (UML) and the Extensible Markup Language (XML).
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 7198
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and system integration, Data exchange, information model, machine shop operations, simulation


McLean, C. , Lee, Y. , Shao, G. and Riddick, F. (2005), Shop Data Model and Interface Specification, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online],, (Accessed June 17, 2024)


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Created December 31, 2004, Updated October 12, 2021