Web of Things in an Industrial Environment

Leandro F. Rojas-Peña, Reinhard Langmann


This paper summarizes the work around enhancing an existing Web-oriented Automation System (WOAS) that provides automation services; to support Virtual Devices (VD) that communicate directly with automation components like industrial controllers via Websockets. The presented architecture is a Cyber Physical System (CPS) oriented to production environments in the industry. After a short introduction a quick overview about the currently used technologies is presented. The central part of the work focuses on the implementation of the required interfaces on both sides of the system. The physical side uses a Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) as automation device. In the other side JavaScript and PHP are used to develop the client and server modules respectively. A simple demo application was created for the first tests and at the time, some basically delay measurements were realized.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

F. Rojas-Peña L. and Langmann R. (2015). Web of Things in an Industrial Environment . In Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST, ISBN 978-989-758-106-9, pages 533-539. DOI: 10.5220/0005491105330539

in Bibtex Style

author={Leandro F. Rojas-Peña and Reinhard Langmann},
title={Web of Things in an Industrial Environment},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST,
TI - Web of Things in an Industrial Environment
SN - 978-989-758-106-9
AU - F. Rojas-Peña L.
AU - Langmann R.
PY - 2015
SP - 533
EP - 539
DO - 10.5220/0005491105330539