The scope of ISO 15746-1:2015 is limited to specifying the set of concepts, terms, definitions and the associated rules for describing the required functional capabilities of APC-O units.
The following are outside the scope of ISO 15746-1:2015:
· definition and specification of an interface or communication protocol between APC-O capabilities;
· requirement and restriction of a specific technical specification when developing and implementing APC-O systems;
· strategy and method of a certain APC-O system.