The Interoperability SIG met from 9 am till 10 am European Central Time.


Versioning of documents, documentation sets, IDL, type libraries, etc…


Malcolm WOODMAN, Michael HALLORAN (Contractor for CO-LaN), Michel PONS (Contractor to CO-LaN as Chief Technology Officer)


  • Type library installers
    • A new release is considered incorporating
      • Differentiation between 32-bit and 64-bit PIAs (KBC issue)
      • Windows Installer minimum version
      • Additional attributes of components installed
  • CAPE-OPEN Logging and Testing Tool (COLTT)
    • Need for new loggers to support logging of energy & information streams
      • Energy Object
      • Information Object
    • Modifications to the Port logger to support Energy and Information connections

Next meeting of the Interoperability SIG is scheduled for June 3, 2019.


Any CO-LaN member with interest in the development of the set of software tools offered by CO-LaN is welcome to join. Please contact Malcolm WOODMAN, leader of the Interoperability SIG for further information.