Case study for the evaluation and selection of man-machine interface (MMI) software

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The authors evaluated three of the top man-machine interface (MMI) software systems. The main categories upon which they based their evaluation on were the following: operator interface; network and data distribution; input/output (I/O) interface; application development; alarms; real-time and historical trending; support, documentation, and training; processing tools (batch, recipe, logic); reports; custom interfacing; start-up/recovery; external database; and multimedia. They also present their MMI requirements and guidelines for the selection and evaluation of these MMI systems.

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Nekimken, H.; Pope, N.; Macdonald, J.; Bibeau, R.; Gomez, B. & Sellon, D. June 1, 1996.

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The authors evaluated three of the top man-machine interface (MMI) software systems. The main categories upon which they based their evaluation on were the following: operator interface; network and data distribution; input/output (I/O) interface; application development; alarms; real-time and historical trending; support, documentation, and training; processing tools (batch, recipe, logic); reports; custom interfacing; start-up/recovery; external database; and multimedia. They also present their MMI requirements and guidelines for the selection and evaluation of these MMI systems.

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21 p.

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OSTI as DE96009791

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  • Industrial Computing Society technical conference in conjunction with the international conference and exhibit of the Instrument Society of America, Chicago, IL (United States), 6-11 Oct 1996

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  • Other: DE96009791
  • Report No.: LA-UR--96-1094
  • Report No.: CONF-961034--1
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 373940
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc675484

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Nekimken, H.; Pope, N.; Macdonald, J.; Bibeau, R.; Gomez, B. & Sellon, D. Case study for the evaluation and selection of man-machine interface (MMI) software, article, June 1, 1996; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc675484/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.