CAPE-WP_logoTwo presentations on CAPE-OPEN achievements and perspectives were given at the ESCAPE-12 conference in The Hague, Netherlands, on May 27th 2002.
The first paper, TRIZ AND THE EVOLUTION OF CAPE TOOLS – FROM FLOWTRAN TO CAPE-OPEN AND BEYOND, by Braunschweig and Irons, gives an overview of the trends towards more flexible process modelling software.
The second paper (full length as Y02_ESCAPE12_Paper218, presentation as Y02_ESCAPE12_Presentation218), OPEN SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE FOR PROCESS SIMULATION: THE CURRENT STATUS OF CAPE-OPEN STANDARD, by Belaud and Pons, presents an up-to-date account of the standard.