Need to Converse with Your Machine Tools? ShopDNC Speaks their Language in their Dialect including CNC Macros; You can Send & Receive ASCII & Binary Files; Probe Data; ShopFloorManager Continuously Listens, Records & Responds to All Events & Commands!

ShopDNC: A Shop Floor DNC Management System

A Member of a Secure Suite of Manufacturing Applications

ShopDNC: (html) is member of ShopFloorManager's Enterprise System a Suite of Secure Integrated Manufacturing Applications built upon CAD/CAM Integration's Standard and Optional Modules.

A Full Featured Shop Floor CNC System

ShopDNC: A Shop Floor CNC Communications & Management System with Shop Floor CNC Management capabilities when your need is only DNC with associated DNC File Management.

ShopDNC provides numerous User Interfaces: machine tool configuration; a complete protocol generator; serial, UNC & FTP communications; remote request generator; simple ISO9000 Document Control; simple event capture; reports; intelligent charts; visualization; management tools: Database DNC, Virtual File Cabinets, File & History Archiving, etc.

ShopDNC Provides Many Upgraded Paths

ShopDNC can be directly upgraded to ShopManager which is a Robust Shop Floor Manager System which keeps Users & Applications in Sync by continuously "Listening" & "Responding" to Customer Creatable & Settable Events.

Includes EventAware Technologies for Capturing Critical Data

EventAware: (html) Technologies allows Users to set Critical Event Triggers which activate Applications so they continuously "Listen" & "Respond" to CNC Production and Document Change Events Capturing, Recording and Analyzing these in Real-Time so Users can make informed decisions using Real-Time & Accurate Data.

ShopDNC Supports Visualization

You can be anywhere in the World and access ShopDNC using your Smart Phone, Tablet or Laptop since ShopFloorManager supports Citrix!

ShopFloorManager's Suite of Applications Addressing the needs of Businesses

ShopDNCTM User Login Security

  • Create any number of Users with unique User Name
  • Create User Passwords
  • Create any number User Groups with unique User Group Name
  • Assign each User Group to any number of 130 System Rights
  • Create User Group Logout Idle Timeouts
  • Security: SystemSecurity: (html)

ShopDNCTM Basics

  • Create & Manage any number of Roles using Users & User Groups
    • Administrators
    • Operators
    • Supervisors
    • Engineers
    • More...
  • Communicate with all of your Shop Floor Machine Tools ShopDNC: (html)
  • Organize and Manage all of your DNC Files
  • Archive, Restore & Purge all of your DNC Files. ISOFileArchiver: (html)
  • Archive, Restore & Purge all of your DNC File Histories. ISOHistoryArchiver: (html)
  • Organize and Manage all of your Machine Tools
  • Configure and Manage all of your Distributed CNC Communication's Clients
  • Group Machine Tools, Users, DNC Files & Optional Packets Logically
  • Use Optional Sign-Off and Approval for all of your DNC Files. ISOApproval: (html)
  • Use ShopReports: (html) for complete DNC Up & Download Reports(Options available)
  • Use ShopReportsTM for Complete Configuration Reports(Options available)
  • Use ShopCharts: (html) for Real-Time DNC Charting of Up & Downloads(Options available)
  • Use VirtualFileCabinets: (html) to Manage DNC Files, Optional: Packets, Projects, etc.
  • Optionally use ShopPacs: (html) for Securely creating Operations & Travelers
  • Optionally integrate ShopDocs: (html) for a Complete Manufacturing DNC System
  • Optionally use ShopMonitor: (html) for Event Capture & DNC
  • Optionally use ShopMDI: (html) for Manually Data Inputting & Reporting of Events
  • Use ShopVirtualization: (html) for Visualizing & Managing World Wide
  • Optionally connect to External Applications. ThirdPartyTools: (html)

Universal Protocol Generator

  • Generate virtually any UNC FTP RS232 CNC Protocol.
  • Support virtually any request(Download, Upload, Email, etc.) From the Machine Tool.
  • Support any UNC CNC Ethernet Controller.
  • Support any FTP Ethernet Controller.
  • Select From Many Binary Protocols such as Mazatrol.


  • Allows Personal to Request their Files right from Their Machine Tools
  • Generates the complete CNC Remote Request Set
  • Intercepts Requests from the CNC Machine Tools
  • Replies to the CNC Remote Requests from the CNC Machine Tool
  • Records CNC Remote Request Results


  • Create "Generic Help Topics" without limits for use by any and all CNC machine tools.
  • Create "Default Help Topic" for a specific machine tool
  • Create "Specific Help Topics" for a specific machine tools

Note: These Help Files CNCHelpFiles: (html) are stored in ShopFloorManagerTM and can be accessed directly from any CNC by issuing simple CNC Remote Request Commands using ShopFloorManager'sTM CNCFileRequester: (html) Feature.


  • DNC File History All Files
  • DNC File Download History by File, Time & Machine
  • DNC File Download History by File, Machine & Time
  • DNC File Download History by Machine, Date & File
  • DNC File Upload History by File, Time & Machine
  • DNC File Upload History by File, Machine & Time
  • DNC File Upload History by Machine, Date & File
  • More...


  • CNC Operators can Email right from their CNC(Off Shift Emergencies)
  • Operators can Email their Production Updates
  • Operators can Email their Personnel Updates
  • Operators can Email DNC Files, Documents, Packets, etc.
  • Email ShopEMail: (html) DNC Files to Users
  • Email DNC Files to Distribution Groups


  • Create a Controllable Hierarchy using "Virtual File Cabinets"
  • Create as many Secure "Virtual File Cabinets" as needed
  • Create as many Secure: "Draws", "Folders" & "Sub-Folders" as your needs require
  • Drag & Drop in your Files, Documents & Packets(CNC Travelers) into "Virtual File Cabinets"
  • Automatically Import your Files, Documents & Packets(CNC Travelers) into "Virtual File Cabinets"
  • Click on any DNC File, Optional Document or Packet(CNC Travelers) in a "Virtual File Cabinet" for an Instant View(s)


  • Load ShopDNCTM on a Few Servers Deploy to Many Clients.
  • Access ShopDNCTM Securely Internet Wide
  • Reduce Cost of Ownership since ShopDNCTM is CitrixTM Compliant
  • Access ShopDNCTM using PCs, Smart Phones, Blackberries, etc.


  • Capture & Record ShopFloorManager Software Errors/Bugs
  • Capture & Record Many System Hardware Errors
  • Capture & Record Many Network Problems
  • Capture & Record Many The What, Where and When

Note: ShopManagerErrorLogTM Knows the What, Where & When it Happened and Intercepts, Records and Notifies you of all Errors.

Unique File Names

  • DNC Files names are Unique with Unique IDs(Key Fields)
  • DNC File Renaming creates a Reference Back to Original File Name
  • DNC File Copying creates another unique ID with Reference Back to Original ID
  • Supports multiple DNC File Versions using new ID Referenced Back to Original ID
  • When deleting "DNC Files" the ID associated with it is never used again
  • ShopFloorManager's unique File Naming allows Generation of Full Birth to Death Reports.

Note: "DNC File Names" of DNC Files, Optional Documents & Packets must be unique within their category. Whenever a new DNC File, Optional Document or Packet is Created, Copied or Imported a Unique Name Check is performed and duplicates are not allowed.


  • Automatic Archiving of deleted DNC Files(Separate Database)
  • Search Engine for Finding CNC Files & Manufacturing Documents
  • File Viewing Capability
  • Recover Function
  • Permanent Purge Feature

Note: When the life cycle of your CNC Files and Optional Documents is at an end you can delete them from ShopFloorManager: (html) main database without concern as the are automatically Archived in the Archived secondary Database.


  • Archiving, Restoring & Purging of N/C History Files before "Date"
  • Archiving, Restoring & Purging of Optional Document History Files before "Date"
  • Archiving, Restoring & Purging of Optional Packet History Files before "Date"

Note: ISOHistoryArchiverTM allows you to select Machine Event History, DNC File History, Optional Document History or Packet History and set the date before which all the History Data will be Archived.

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