System Integration


This module will look at the data architecture of a manufacturing plant from manufacturing floor up to ERP level in accordance with the ISA-95. Students will learn how to assess an existing data architecture and plan for a new one taking into account validation requirements. On a practical level students will build a SCADA system integrating data from various equipments.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Assess the existing data architecture of a manufacturing plant and its components.

  2. Design specification for a data architecture based on user requirements considering sustainable development goals.

  3. Plan horizontal and vertical integration of a data architecture in a manufacturing system.

  4. Develop a data management system at SCADA level.

  5. Develop an integration plan considering validation.

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