umati showcase specification


This provides the specification to connect to the umati showcase

View the Project on GitHub umati/Showcase

Organizational and technical requirements for umati showcase participants


The following documentation is phrased for in-person trade fairs. Nontheless, the requirements shall be applicable to the virtual showcase as well.

umati showcase demonstration participants

Please register with if you intend to participate at the umati showcase demonstration to ensure you receive all necessary information.

Parties involved in the showcase will offer different umati technology. We distinguish three solution types:

Participants can provide more than one umati partner solution type.

Memorandum of understanding

Regulations concerning offered services, obligations of the participants and brand usage are collected in a memorandum of understanding (MoU) which participants of the umati showcase will need to sign ahead of the umati showcase demonstration. Please refer to MoU document for further information. (Please request a copy by mailing to

Every participant is permitted to advertise his or her involvement in the umati community through the free, time-limited "umati partner" logo, e.g. in the web or in prints etc. Details of this permission are regulated in the individual MoU.

Services offered by umati iniative include

Obligations of all participants include

Obligations of participants (M) connecting machinery

Obligations of participants (C) supplying components

Obligations of participants (A) showing applications

Please refer to the MoU for further details. In case of doubt/discrepancies to the preceding list the regulations as denoted in the MoU shall apply.

A separate MoU is available for associations or other organizations that want to support umati. Please contact us at for details.

Marketing package for umati showcase participants

All participants received a marketing package which will be updated as the trade fairs approach. It currently contains the following items and can be found at:

Necessary interaction by the participants are

Documentation, timeline and notes on implementation details for umati showcase

Provided documents and files

We have provided reference documents for the umati showcase information model as follows:

Timeline for ramp-up

Infrastructures and tools are still under development. In the following you find expected release dates for prototypes and final implementations/design freezes. These may change without notice , please refer to the most recent version of this document for current dates.

Item Supplier Prototype available for all umati showcase participants Design Freeze for umati showcase
Information Model Outline Machine Tools umati Initiative 21.07.2020 available
Information Model Outline Future Machinery umati Initiative tbd  
Parameter Specification Machine Tools umati Initiative 21.07.2020 31.08.2020
Server Functionality Specification umati Initiative 21.07.2020 availabe
Dashboard umati available  
Testserver umati available  
Datahub update T-Systems 23.08.2020 available
OpenVPN configuration T-Systems available  
Authentication at the datahub (OPC UA Server) T-Systems available  

Deadlines for umati showcase participants:

Date Activity
ongoing Sign and return MoU
ongoing Mention your umati partnership during your METAV communication
31.08.2020 Provide machine image for umati dashboard
6 weeks before a fair date Clarify the sticker placement with your marketing/booth responsible person
10.09.2020 Integration of an OPC UA-Server in the datahub. The integration is not possible during the fair.