MODULARITY, VARIANT AND VERSION MANAGEMENT IN PLANT AUTOMATION – FUTURE CHALLENGES AND STATE OF THE ART
DS 70: Proceedings of DESIGN 2012, the 12th International Design Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Editor: Marjanovic Dorian, Storga Mario, Pavkovic Neven, Bojcetic Nenad
Author: Feldmann ,S.; Fuchs ,J.; Vogel-Heuser ,B.
Section: Systems engineering and design
The software created in plant engineering is modified many times during operation; hence, modularity plays an enormous role for successful engineering and maintenance of automation software. This paper provides a survey on the state of the art, industrial
Keywords: modularity, variant and version management, concurrent engineering