This workshop gave a general overview of the TANGO control system framework and its different aspects including latest developments.
The following general topics were covered:
- General overview of Tango concepts
- Latest developments
- New features in tools
- PyTango and ITango
- RestApi & Cloud
The TANGO virtual machine was used to demonstrate the following:
- Designing a simple TANGO device server, developing the code, debugging and deploying it
- Configuring properties, attribute properties, events, polling, archiving
- Accessing it from generic clients.ATK, JDraw, Taurus, ITango, RestApi
The detailed workshop program plus presentations are available online here : https://indico.esrf.fr/indico/event/10/
Participants followed instructions on how to install the TANGO Virtual Machine on their own laptop so they could follow the practical examples during the workshop.