FDI Development

FDI, FDT, and EDDL: how they all work together
FDI is focused on device integration for process automation. The goal of FDI is to provide a common solution based on device integration technologies EDDL...
Thu, 28 Jul, 2016 at 9:49 PM
FDI Common Host Components
The interpreter components available today for specific protocols differ significantly in their functional capabilities, quality and behavior towards ...
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 2:55 PM
Default Values in FDI Device Packages
The EDDL specification does not require that every variable be declared with a default value.  Therefore, non-FDI EDDs do not require default values in the ...
Tue, 24 Oct, 2017 at 9:28 AM
Considering FDI Packages
EDDL is updated for FDI but essentially same as it was before FDI. Therefore FDI is approachable by current device developers. FDI is opportunity to ret...
Tue, 24 Oct, 2017 at 11:12 AM
5 Step Transition from a HART EDD to an FDI Package
Please refer to the Technical Specification "Field Device Integration (FDI) – Part 4: FDI Packages", Annex K. Add required upload/download men...
Fri, 26 Jan, 2018 at 4:58 PM
How to Sign an FDI Device Package
Prerequisites Before you can sign an FDI Package, you need the following: 1. Valid Code Signing Certificate 2. Intermediate certificates  3. Addre...
Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 4:34 PM
Help with Signing Certificates and the FDI Package Signing Tool
Q: Where do I find "Certificates" on my computer? A: Microsoft installs a tool that will let you browse the certificates installed on the PC you ...
Wed, 21 Mar, 2018 at 2:15 PM