Two central ideas in the movement toward advanced automation systems are the office-of-the-future (or office automation system), and the factory- of-the-future (or factory automation system). An office automation system is an integrated system with diversified office equipment, communication devices, intelligent terminals, intelligent copiers, etc., for providing information management and control in a dis- tributed office environment. A factory automation system is also an inte- grated system with programmable machine ...

Languages for Automation 2013, Springer

ISBN-13: 9781475713909

Softcover Reprint of the Origi edition

Trade paperback

Languages for Automation 1985, Springer, Dordrecht

ISBN-13: 9780306420313

1985 edition