The Power of Integration

Spring 2011 Issue


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This is a March 2011 advertising supplement to Control, sponsored by ABB. The process automation is entering a new era of collaboration. This eResource discusses the operational benefits of integration, how seamless integration of plant functions can be achieved and how engineers are empowered for maximum productivity. This eResource, also touches on the current need for process automation architecture to facilitate integration among plant devices, systems, applications and individuals and other integration related issues.


  • The Collaboration Enabler

    Tighter Integration Has the Potential to Increase Both Efficiency and Productivity

  • Control Made Seamless

    The AC 800M Provides Seamless Execution of Advanced and Process Control Strategies as Well as Safety, Electrical, Quality Control and Power Management Applications

  • Flexibility for the Future

    End Users With Remote, Difficult-to-Reach Systems and Instrumentation Rely on ABB's Service Environment to Help Optimize Production and Maintain Safe Operating Conditions

  • Integration's Promise

    Where Others Promote "Rip-and-Replace" Migration Strategies, ABB Allows Users tp Build on Already Strong Foundations

  • Engineers Empowered for Maximum Productivity

    Object Architecture Makes It Possible to Implement Seamlessly Integrated Production Systems

  • Operators Equipped for Effective Decision-Making

    Little Thought Has Been Given to Human Factors in the Design of the Operator Stations, and Even Less to the User Interface Design