IPC-CFX is an electronics manufacturing industry developed standard forming the foundation/backbone of Industry 4.0 Applications. IPC-CFX simplifies and standardizes machine to machine communication while also facilitating machine to business/business to machine solutions.
IPC-CFX can simply be described as a standard providing a purpose, working components, benefits, with several applications and sustainability.
Purpose of IPC-CFX:
a. World-wide Industrial IoT communication standard for assembly manufacturing
b. The enabler of Industry 4.0, Smart Factory and Digital Factory solutions
Benefits of IPC-CFX:
a. Everyone has just one interface for complete visibility, reducing costs and complexity
b. Machine vendors can further optimize machine operation based on wider knowledge
c. IT solutions work in a “plug and play” environment
a. Machine to machine communication
b. Machine data to factory exchange
c. Factory data to machine exchange
d. Transactional events, such as logistics, work-orders etc.
Vayo (Shanghai) Technology Co., Ltd. joined IPC-CFX in August, 2018.