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EPICS
Computer languages C,C++  +
Full description 'EPICS' is a software infrastructure for b'EPICS' is a software infrastructure for building distributed control systems to operate devices such as particle accelerators, large experiments and major telescopes. These systems comprise tens or hundreds of computers, networked together so they can communicate and provide control and feedback of the various parts from a control room, or remotely over the Internet. EPICS uses Client/Server and Publish/Subscribe techniques to communicate between the various computers. Most servers (called Input/Output Controllers or IOCs) perform real-world I/O and local control tasks, and publish this information to clients using the Channel Access (CA) network protocol. CA is specially designed for the kind of high bandwidth, soft real-time networking applications that EPICS is used for, and is one reason why it can be used to build a control system comprising hundreds of computers.l system comprising hundreds of computers.
Homepage URL http://www.aps.anl.gov/epics/  +
Interface daemon  +
Internet-application tool  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords toolkit  + , system  + , control  + , Network Distributed Process Control System  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 13 May 2004  +
License EPICS License +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 11 May 2004  +
Name EPICS  +
Prerequisite description perl  + , gnu make  +
Prerequisite kind Required to build  +
Resource URL http://www.aps.anl.gov/epics/download/base/base_trunk_cvs.tar.gz  + , http://www.aps.anl.gov/epics/mantis/login_page.php  + , mailto:core-talk@aps.anl.gov  + , mailto:tech-talk@aps.anl.gov  +
Resource audience Developer  + , Bug Tracking  + , Help  + , Support  +
Resource kind VCS Repository Webview  + , E-mail  +
Revisionid 3,403  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 April 2011 09:44:11  +
Revisionuser User:WikiSysop +
Science astronomy  + , physics  +
Short description Distributed Process Control Tool Kit Components  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use internet-application  + , science  +
User level none  +
Version comment 3.14.5 stable released 2004-02-04
Version date 4 February 2004  +
Version download http://www.aps.anl.gov/epics/download/base/baseR3.14.5.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 3.14.5  +
Version status stable  +
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