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Table 3 Potential sources of equipment data

From: An industrial big data pipeline for data-driven analytics maintenance applications in large-scale smart manufacturing facilities

Classification Data source Data type Common interfaces End user Latency
Database Building management system (BMS) Energy and environmental ODBC
OLEDB
JDBC etc.
Energy and facilities Batch
Database Monitoring and targeting (M&T) Energy ODBC
OLEDB
JDBC etc.
Energy and facilities Batch
Database Manufacturing execution system (MES) Production and automation ODBC
OLEDB
JDBC etc.
Automation, production and quality Real-time and batch
Device Programmable logic controller (PLC) Production, energy and environmental OPC
MT Connect
BACnet
Modbus
LonWorks
Automation and building services Real-time
Device Gateways Multiple HTTP
OPC
Modbus
I/O (i.e. CSV)
Multiple Real-time and batch
Device Smart devices (i.e. IoT) Multiple MQTT
COAP
HTTP
Multiple Real-time