The following aspects describe the major methodical approaches, properties and concepts which have been identified by external experts as important for engineering or operating a CPS solution:
Contrary to the CPS technology building blocks, these aspects do not represent technologies but comprise methods and concepts which help to design an appropriate CPS solution for a specific task in a particular environment. The major aspects described below are interdependent, i.e. changes in the concept or of a method of an aspect lead to changes in other concepts or methods.
A more detailed description of the major aspects can be found in Chapter 3 of the Platform4CPS Repository report, which you can download here.