Research & Development


ROS 2

Develop information exchange pattern for decentralized task orchestration using an MTConnect agent and state machine at each device.

Completed

Funded by NIST

Project Team: Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), MTConnect Institute

 


Standards-based dynamic scheduling and job routing.

Completed

Funded by DMDII

Project Team: Xerox PARC, ITAMCO, MTConnect Institute

SPEC-OPS


Develop real time simulation and verification built on standards.

Completed

Funded by DMDII

Project Lead: STEP Tools, Inc.

O3


Smart Manufacturing Systems (SMS) Testbed

Demonstrate data collection and storage architecture. Provide a public-facing MTConnect data source. Accessible at http://agent.mtconnect.org

Ongoing

Funded by and hosted at NIST


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