07162534 is referenced by 54 patents and cites 142 patents.

A transactional data communications system and method communicates information within an enterprise having a process control system and a plurality of information technology systems that are communicatively coupled to the process control system via a web services interface and a transactional information server. The system and method generates transactional process control information and formats the transactional process control information based on an extensible markup language input schema to form formatted transactional process control information. The system and method sends the formatted transactional process control information to the transactional information server via the web services interface and maps the formatted transactional process control information to an extensible markup language output schema associated with one of the plurality of information technology systems to form mapped transactional process control information. The system and method then sends the mapped transactional process control information to the one of the plurality of information technology systems.

Title
Transactional data communications for process control systems
Application Number
9/902201
Publication Number
7162534 (B2)
Application Date
July 10, 2001
Publication Date
January 9, 2007
Inventor
Grant Wilson
Austin
TX, US
Christopher Felts
Austin
TX, US
Neil J Peterson
Austin
TX, US
Mark J Nixon
Round Rock
TX, US
Trevor D Schleiss
Austin
TX, US
Agent
Marshall Gerstein & Borun
Assignee
Fisher Rosemount Systems
TX, US
IPC
G06F 15/16
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