Monday, October 10, 2016

Wonderware Prometheus - World's First Multi-Vendor Configuration Tool

Centralized configuration and management delivers re-use, standardization and transparency to maximize asset performance

Wonderware Prometheus is a brand new offering from Schneider Electric Software. Prometheus is the industry’s first universal configuration solution for defining, programming and documenting all components in an industrial control system, from the Manufacturing Execution System (MES) to the I/O. It introduces a high level open programming environment that automates complex configuration tasks and enables the configuration of control components, regardless of type or brand.

 Wonderware Prometheus

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Wonderware LIVE! 2016 - Highlights from Day 1 and 2

The first two days of Wonderware user conference in Orlando saw a lot of activity around new product and service announcements as well as discussions about industry in general and emerging technology trends. Executives at the conference unveiled Schneider Electric's Software vision for its HMI/Supervisory, Information and Analytics, and Operations and Assets products.

Following are the highlights from Day 1 and 2:

Friday, September 30, 2016

A revolution long overdue

Remember 1987? For the first time we met Homer Simpson and his madcap family and U2 had just reached superstar status blitzing the charts with their smash hit

With or Without You. The most memorable day though had to be Monday the 19th day of October, the largest one-day stock market crash in history. In one day Wall Street plummeted 508 points, $500 billion vanishing from its value. For millions of people around the world Black Monday defined their 1987. 

Sunday, August 28, 2016

AutoSave for System Platform v3.01: August 2016 Update

Advanced change management and support for larger Galaxies

We are pleased to announce the release of AutoSave for System Platform v3.01 – a third-party endorsed software product built by MDT Software. This new release includes several important feature enhancements.

So, what’s new in AutoSave for System Platform v3.01? Let’s take a quick look:

Friday, August 19, 2016

Leveraging the Industrial Internet of Things to Drive Business Value

The true impact of IIoT is finding meaningful business context for your industrial data, and delivering actionable information for the business. Our 4-point approach to closing the loop can improve the efficiency of your People, Assets and Operations. Read this and many articles  on IIoT on this newsletter by Automation Wolrd: Leveraging the Industrial Internet of Things to Drive Business Value 

Thursday, August 18, 2016

InTouch Access Anywhere (ITAA) 2014 R2 SP1b released

We are pleased to announce the release of InTouch Access Anywhere 2014 R2 SP1b (Internal Version number v11.1.101).   In this newest service pack we have added several improvements to the InTouch Access Anywhere software:

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

[Infographics] Effective Alarm Management

 Infographics - Alarm Management
A focus on increased volumes of data in SCADA systems without a corresponding focus on proper configuration of associated alarms leads to poorly designed alarm systems, which in turn overwhelm the operator with alarm floods.