Enhanced software suite
Enhanced software suite has increased alarm management, notification and remote monitoring functionality. Users can get alarms or check measurements via mobile phones.
The TopView software suite v6.7 has been significantlyenhanced with new features including SMS notification via GSM modem, SQL Serveralarm logging and alarm history integration with alarm displays. Users canreceive notification, acknowlege alarms and query for currently monitoredmeasurements through their mobile phones using SMS text messaging over a GSMcellular network. SQL Server alarm logging allows users to store TopView alarmhistory in Microsoft SQL Server, providing a robust and standard storagemechanism for alarm history, which can feed TopView Alarm Reports as well asthird-party reporting and querying tools - now with the ability to accessTopView alarm logs.
Local and remote displays now include Alarm History in
addition to the current alarms. This integration allows easy access to both
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Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
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