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RIS citation export for TUPHA179: Management Software and Data Exchange Protocol for the INFN-LNS Accelerators Beamlines

TY - CONF
AU - Vecchio, G.
AU - Aurnia, S.
AU - Cavallaro, S.
AU - Cosentino, L.
AU - Diana, B.F.
AU - Furia, E.
AU - Pulvirenti, P.S.
ED - Schaa, Volker RW
TI - Management Software and Data Exchange Protocol for the INFN-LNS Accelerators Beamlines
J2 - Proc. of ICALEPCS2017, Barcelona, Spain, 8-13 October 2017
C1 - Barcelona, Spain
T2 - International Conference on Accelerator and Large Experimental Control Systems
T3 - 16
LA - english
AB - This paper describes the design and the development of an innovative management software for the accelerators beamlines at INFN-LNS. The Graphical User Interface, the data exchange protocol, the software functionality and the hardware will be illustrated. Compared to traditional platforms for the accelerators console, at INFN-LNS we have developed a new concept of control system and data acquisition framework, based on a data structures server which so far has never been used for supervisory control. We have chosen Redis as a highly scalable data store, shared by multiple and different processes. With such system it is possible to communicate cross-platform, cross-server or cross-application in a very simple way, using very lightweight libraries. A complex and highly ergonomic Graphic User Interface allows to control all the parameters with a user-friendly interactive approach, ensuring high functionality so that the beam operator can visually work in a realistic environment. All the information related to the beamline elements involved in the beam transport, can be stored in a centralized database, with suitable criteria to have a historical database.
PB - JACoW
CP - Geneva, Switzerland
SP - 846
EP - 848
KW - ion
KW - controls
KW - database
KW - interface
KW - software
DA - 2018/01
PY - 2018
SN - 978-3-95450-193-9
DO - 10.18429/JACoW-ICALEPCS2017-TUPHA179
UR - http://jacow.org/icalepcs2017/papers/tupha179.pdf
ER -