The EDD Studio developed by ifak provides a comfortable development environment for EDDs according to IEC 61804. The EDD Studio can be downloaded as demo version including documentation (see Downloads) or is commercially available as full version.
EDD Studio covers the entire development process of editing, checking and visualizing an EDD within a uniform user interface. The software consists of four applications:
- Editor with syntax highlighting
- Checker for following profiles (PROFIBUS, HART, PROFINET, FF) according to IEC 61804 inclusively modular devices
- Viewer for interpretation of the EDD and communication with the device to proof the online behavior of the EDD
- Simulator of device behavior