Packages Provide the java definition of the methods exposed by the Instrument Element Service. Provide the beans description of parameters and state machine of an Instrument Manager. This package implements the methods defined by the Instrument Element Service (package and it implements a dummy (but not trivial) instrument that can be used as example. This package implements the "start as a service" functionality. The methods exposed by the IEService have been divided in 4 subgroups in order to allow a modular development. It define the methods for the access of an instrument.