Perspectives of practical application of new global standard IEC-61499
IEC-61499 is an upcoming global standard addressing software
architectures of distributed automation systems. In the year 2003 the
standard is expected to take its final shape and will be accepted by the
International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). In order to help the
players on the automation market place to adopt the standard and benefit
out of it, two tutorials [in ENGLISH] are being organized at the
SPS/IPC/Drives Congress in Nuremberg Nov. 26, 2002
The tutorial will be conducted by:
Dr. James Christensen
the leader of IEC working groups on IEC61499 and IEC61131-3,
- He is the initiator of the IEC 61131-3 and IEC 61499 standard !
Dr. Valeriy Vyatkin
Martin Luther University, Halle, Germany
PROFACTOR Production research, Austria
STEINHOFF Automation & Fieldbus-Systems, Germany
Who has interest should register asap!
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BTW, QNX6 based IEC61499 Targets will be available in 2003 !