Methods & Tools SIG held a conference call from 5 pm till 6:20 pm Central European Time to progress on the Flowsheet Monitoring interface specification.


Outcome: version 1.43 of the Flowsheet Monitoring interface specification document. Use Case 16 (Fire Events) developed and finalized. Modifications made here and there in the whole document following changing “notifications” for “events”. Use Case 17 defined as “Handle Event”. Its structure has been mostly set.




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