Wonderware Alarm Adviser 2017

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Wonderware Alarm Adviser is a scalable, web-based alarm analysis tool that helps rationalize and identify nuisance alarms in your HMI/SCADA system.

Seamless installation ensures operators are quickly empowered with a holistic view of plant operations, helping to expedite alarm analysis and production efficiencies.

Alarm Adviser 2017 offers greater data insight than ever before with richer contextual information now available from a wider range of data sources. Operational value is extended with connectivity to our range of powerful Schneider Electric HMI/SCADA solutions including Wonderware InTouchWonderware System Platform, Citect SCADA and ClearSCADA.

Simplified, Consolidated Insight

Interactive bench-marking tools aggregate data from various systems, providing a holistic view of your plant operations helping you identify and analyze plant upsets and optimize system performance.

Inbuilt dashboard metrics help facilitate compliance with alarm management industry best practice guidelines and regulations, with pre-set parameters and recommended targets.

Extend Operational Value

Alarm Adviser 2017 helps extend operational value with seamless connectivity to our range of leading HMI/SCADA software solutions including Wonderware System PlatformWonderware InTouchCitect SCADA and ClearSCADA making greater use of process data.

Alarm data is aggregated from various systems via dedicated Collectors, providing more context into alarm details and a more holistic view of plant operations and performance.

Alarm Analysis at Your Fingertips

Alarm Adviser 2017 supports HTML5 technology, ensuring you’ll always have the data you need at your fingertips – anywhere, anytime, on any device.

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Who Benefits from Alarm Adviser 2017

Alarm Adviser’s 2017 simple installation, ease of use + quick time to value delivers key benefits across the organization including:

  • Benefits for operators:

    • Consolidated holistic view of alarm data
    • Greater insight into process data
    • Reduction in alarm overload & noise
    • Improved awareness in rationalizing alarms
    • More timely decision making

  • Benefits for engineers:

    • Ease of installation and configuration
    • Aggregation of multiple HMI/SCADA systems
    • Ease of interactive alarm analysis
    • Troubleshooting time greatly reduced
    • Mobile access to alarm data
    • More timely corrective action

  • Benefits for managers:

    • Quick time to value and ROI
    • Alignment with industry alarm management standards
    • Reduced risk of unscheduled downtime & critical incidents
    • Enhanced production efficiency & profitability

Alarm Adviser 2017
Features

Customizable Dashboard

  • Optimize your alarm analysis with a wide range of user configurable widgets consolidated into the dashboard view
  • Customize your own settings via user-configurable widgets to personalize your own dashboard and analysis settings
  • Display the distribution of alarm severity (critical, high, medium, low) in a specified period via ‘Alarm Severity Distribution’
  • Show the peak or average alarm rate over a period of time for the selected interval per operator via ‘Alarm Rate’
  • Set KPI targets to benchmark and compare recent and past performance to optimize improvements over time

Interactive Drill-down

  • Drill down from dashboards directly into analysis reports and hone in on desired problem areas
  • Filtering settings from ‘Dashboard’ view to ‘Analysis’ preserved
  • Replicate analysis time periods to compare alarms over similar time periods
  • Save valuable time in identifying and distinguishing nuisance alarms

Inbuilt Visual Alarm History Analysis

  • Filter alarms for a given time period - by severity, time of day, day of week, plant area, alarm category.
    Interactive timeline bar allows users to zoom in on a specific time range
  • Create analysis reports for the most frequent, fleeting (short duration) and standing (long duration) alarms, and identify alarms that should be targeted first
  • “Consequence” allows the analysis of the correlation between alarms, helping engineers to implement state-based suppression
  • Save valuable time analysing trends and identifying the root cause of an issue

Unlimited Analysis Clients

Alarm Adviser allows unlimited number of analysis clients, which gives you freedom to add and use as many devices as you need.

Multi-Language Support

New multi-language support enables the use of software in different languages including English, French, Italian, Spanish, Czech, Dutch and Simplified Chinese.

What’s New in
Alarm Adviser 2017

Alarm Adviser 2017 offers greater data insight than ever before with richer contextual information now available from a wider range of data sources.

  • Drill-down capabilities: The ability to drill down from dashboards directly into analysis reports via hyperlinks – & hone in on desired problem areas, saving valuable time in identifying and distinguishing nuisance alarms.
  • Demo mode: Enhancements to “demo mode” now allow retrieval from 2,000 up to 1 million alarm records (with names obscured), providing far greater context and insight into alarm data.
  • Connectivity: The new integrated ClearSCADA collector, identifies nuisance alarms from multiple and disparate ClearSCADA systems negating the need to be onsite saving valuable engineering time, effort and cost.
  • Availability: The addition of a new Alarm Adviser ‘Lite for InTouch’ edition and Alarm Adviser ‘Unlimited’ enterprise edition, also help extend the availability of Alarm Adviser to a wider range of customers.

Alarm Adviser 2017

Technical Specifications

Compatibility
  • Wonderware System Platform 2012 / v3.5 or higher (A2ALMDB or WWALMDB)
  • Wonderware InTouch 2012 / v10.5 or higher (WWALMDB)
  • Vijeo Citect / Citect SCADA v7.20 or higher
  • ClearSCADA 2015 r1 or higher
System Requirements
  • Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 8/8.1 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 SP1 Express (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 SP1 Standard (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2016 SP1 Express (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2016 SP1 Standard (32-bit or 64-bit)
Connectivity
  • Webserver-based backend than can be accessed from any HTML5-compliant Web browser client
  • Seamless connectivity to Wonderware InTouch, System Platform, Citect SCADA & ClearSCADA
  • SCADA collectors import alarm data from the relevant Schneider Electric HMI/SCADA system alarm databases
  • Allows import and analysis of 10 GB of alarm data (or more depending on SQL version)
Compliance
  • Out-of-the-box metrics comply with EEMUA 191 AND ISA 18.2 industry standards
  • Tailor metrics to suit your plant’s specific requirements

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