The ABCs of XML for BAS
- Embedded XML DOM Parser: An Approach for XML Data Processing on Networked Embedded Systems with Real-Time Requirements. Collado, Esther Mínguez; Soto, M. Angeles Cavia; García, José A. Pérez; Delamer, Iván M.; Lastra, Jose L. Martínez // EURASIP Journal on Embedded Systems;2008 Special Issue 2, p1
Trends in control and automation show an increase in data processing and communication in embedded automation controllers. The eXtensible Markup Language (XML) is emerging as a dominant data syntax, fostering interoperability, yet little is still known about how to provide predictable real-time...
- The Next Step for Controls? Crockett, Jim // Consulting-Specifying Engineer;Oct2004, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p7
Comments on the next possible step for controls. Importance of having the control know-how; Observation of the evolution for web-based building automation system services and the use of Extensive Markup Language; Forthcoming seminar that presents the next direction of building automation.
- The importance of XML in automation. Crump, David; Reitz, Victoria // Machine Design;2/7/2002, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p94
Focuses on the importance of the eXtensible Markup Language (XML) in automation. Advantages of XML; Benefits of companies from the technology; Comparison with other computer languages.
- Almost unified. Hoske, Mark T. // Control Engineering;Jan2007, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p33
The article offers insights into what OPC Unified Architecture (UA) has done to industrial automation, acting as a universal translator, utility and data pipe to send information from one place to another. It stresses the importance of OPC UA systems based on Web services, XML and...
XML and Building Automation. Chervet, Alex // ASHRAE Journal;Dec2004, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p24
This article discusses the use of extensible markup language (XML) in building automation. XML is a text file arranged in a specific format, which is easily transported among computer systems and across operating systems. XML uses tags to identify elements. At first glance the angle brackets...
- ARTS Logs Onto the Web. Nannery, Matt // Chain Store Age;Nov99, Vol. 75 Issue 11, p100
Focuses on the conversion of the ARTS Data Model to extensible markup language (XML) for retail applications. Description of XML and the ARTS Data Model; Reasons for the need to convert the Data Model to XML; Examples of initiatives that use XML to help retail businesses exchange information...
- MDSI releases XML standard for manufacturing production data. // Control Engineering;Nov2000, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p57
Reports on Manufacturing Data Systems Inc.'s release of an XML standard to ensure openness and interoperability from machine control and accelerate adoption of Internet applications for the factory floor. Software solutions launched by the company to support the XMl standard; Internet...
- Should eBanking programs speak OFX or IFX--or both? Orr, Bill // ABA Banking Journal;Mar2001, Vol. 93 Issue 3, p56
Discusses whether bank servers should support the Open Financial Exchange (OFX) or Interactive Financial Exchange (IFX) due to the emergence of the Extensible Markup Language. Information on OFX; Details on IFX; Comparison between the specifications.
- IFX Payment Kernel Rollout Complete. Sandman, John // Securities Industry News;10/25/2004, Vol. 16 Issue 35, p13
Reports on the release of a new version of the Interactive Financial Exchange (IFX) specification standard for payments in the U.S., as of October 2004. Background on the use of extensible markup language in enabling the standard; Efforts of the International Standards Team Harmonization...