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Field Device Integration for Smart Field Devices

Posted in Asset Optimization, Foundation Fieldbus, Interoperability, Profibus on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014. 3 comments so far
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Smart field devices based on HART, Foundation fieldbus, and Profibus had standards-based files to integrate them with control and asset management systems. The file types, EDD and DTM were not compatible with one another causing process manufacturers and automation suppliers to grapple with both. Field Device Integration (FDI) provides a common approach for managing information […]

Update and History of Field Device Integration (FDI) Effort

Posted in Asset Optimization, Interoperability on Friday, March 15th, 2013. No comments yet
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Standards are an essential part of technology advancement. They provide a way for users to choose from multiple suppliers, and suppliers to create solutions with multiple suppliers’ technologies. In areas where competing standards emerge, it’s great when a path to a unified standard emerges. Such is the case with smart instrumentation device integration. The Field […]