What is MTConnect?

MTConnect is a set of open, royalty-free standards intended to foster greater interoperability between controls, devices and software applications by publishing data over networks using the Internet Protocol.

Find out more and get started today at www.MTConnect.org.

MTConnect Institute

The MTConnect Institute is a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit subsidiary of AMT with its own Board of Trustees and membership. The MTConnect Institute, as the standards development organization for the MTConnect standard, is one way that AMT shapes the future of global manufacturing.


MTConnect Institute's vision is to enable the ease of access to manufacturing device data.


MTConnect Institute's mission is to create open standards to foster greater interoperability between devices and clients by defining the structure and terminology used in communications in the discrete parts manufacturing sector.


Reduce the complexity of interfacing equipment, devices, and software applications.
Facilitate the adoption, implementation, and expansion of the MTConnect standard.
Create a sustainable funding strategy for the MTConnect Institute.
MTConnect® Technical Advisory Group re-established as Standards Committee
McLean, Va. …  The MTConnect Institute has been accepted as an accredited standards developer under ANSI. To better align MTConnect procedures with ANSI, the Technical Advisory Group (TAG) has been re-established as the "Standards Committee." The Standards Committee is responsible for developing and approving the MTConnect standard, a function previously performed by the TAG.