Free trial of ABB's new FDI-based device management software

July 10, 2015
ABB is offers a free trial of its "Device Window Edition" of the FIM software.

ABB Field Information Manager (FIM) is the first device management tool to fully embrace the Field Device Integration (FDI) Common Host Components. It is the first FDI-based software for device management and makes the configuration, commissioning, diagnostics and maintenance of fieldbus instruments easier and quicker than ever before. FIM is equipped with a high-performance and innovative graphical user interface that helps technicians to more effectively work with process instrumentation.

ABB is currently offering a free trial of its "Device Window Edition" of the FIM software. Key features are:

  • Interoperability based on FDI Common Host components
  • ABB device packages pre-loaded
  • Generic HART device package for all HART devices
  • Option to import DD/EDD files, in case device packages are not suitable
  • New concepts for ease of use and navigation with touch support
  • Standalone tool for point-to-point online communication with one HART Device
  • Upgradable later for multiple devices

To obtain a free trial, visit the ABB website.