While MTConnect enables manufacturing equipment to provide data in structured XML rather than proprietary formats, Fanuc FOCAS machine data collection is Ethernet-based or sourced via the Fanuc Focas HSSB driver. Library files (.dll) are then accessed by applications that retrieve the machine data.
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More info via our MTConnect compatibility page: Common data that is available through the FOCAS are CNC state (running, idle, alarm), part count information, program name, number, size, and date modified, tool and work offsets, alarm number and text, feed overrides, parameters, positional data, spindle speed and Modal data.
Below is a small, sample list of controllers that would feature FOCAS. Older controls can have the embedded board retrofitted or added to the machine using the Data Server Board by contracting FANUC directly.