Networked Media Open Specifications

AMWA MS-05-02 NMOS Control Framework

About MS-05-02

What does it do?

Describes the specification for using NMOS Control models

Why does it matter?

Sets out the rules and framework for building control models in NMOS devices.

How does it work?

Model definitions and supporting documentation describe the way control models can be created.

Other specifications in the suite

MS-05-02 has been developed by the Advanced Media Workflow Association as part of the Networked Media Open Specifications initiative. See here for an overview of NMOS specifications.

The NMOS Testing Tool creates a simple web service for testing implementations of all NMOS APIs.

The links to documentation, API and examples below, and for SPEC links in the page menu bar are for this release or branch: branches/v1.0.x. Links to other published releases and other live branches appear later in the page, or in the VERSIONS menu.

Documentation for branch v1.0.x



Feature sets

Control class models for branch v1.0.x

Datatype models for branch v1.0.x

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