The pros and cons of alarm management projects
Although a lot of alarm management projects start and fail due to poor understanding of the scope of the probelm, lack of resources or money, loss of momentum, and no identifiable return on investment, the real key to success is to establish responsibility.
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The benefits of connectorized I/O
This White Paper asserts that connectorization is the perfect complement to fieldbus systems, but difficult to measure during the initial planning stages.
Alarms management: Priority, floods, tears or gain?
This special to the web White Paper explains how alarms historically have been viewed as an entity in and of themselves with little thought given to human factors, and how they might help an operator investigate the root cause of why irrelevant alarms obscure more critical alarms.
Matrikon Alarm Management White Paper
It has been proven that alarm management is a valuable way to leverage and sustain plant assets. This white paper outlines six steps to tackling the the alarm management problem.
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This paper will discuss the methods used to ensure that the integration between the safety system and the BPCS DO NOT compromise Functional Independence and define best practices to secure an industrial system and in particular safety systems in this integrated environment.