Author: Rainer Drath
This chapter is dedicated to the motivation and initial questions about AutomationML.
- Why AutomationML was developed?
- What are the challgenges for a neutral data format?
- What approaches exists today for engineering data exchange?
- What is AutomationML?
- Goals, Innovations and Values of AutomationML: what makes AutomationML different from other data formats?
- What specifications exist?
- Who are the members and how is the AutomationML associated organized?