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
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