nxtControl GmbH is developing state-of-the-art software products for the control, monitoring and engineering of industrial automation based on the IEC61499 standard for distributed control systems. It integrates the engineering of control logic, visualization, I/O connection, testing, simulation and documentation in one single engineering tool. The seamless integration of all aspects from the field level to the cloud level enables its customers to significantly reduce engineering efforts and to create better and more flexible solutions. Within the project nxtControl is taking care of the design and the implementation of a distributed multi-level control system to enable the execution of zero-defect-strategies. nxtControl is as well working on the standardization of results and on setting up the the pilot demonstrator. NXT Control website.