Educational Videos

Edge HMI Series: Interoperability and Communications

This video will introduce two important communication modules for Intouch Edge HMI – the SNMP driver and OPC UA. These communications protocols offer a wide range of options for connectivity to a broad range of devices and make it possible to seamlessly integrate data from desktops, mobile devices, enterprise servers and the plant floor with....

Build an Operations Management Interface in 5 Minutes

In this video, we take a quick look at how to build an Operations Management Interface and demonstrate using Apps to expedite development. In this example we are taking a System Platform object model that has already been configured and incorporate it into an OMI layout that dynamically introduces the context from that object model....

Leveraging Operations Management Interface (OMI)

This video is a recording of a Webinar conducted on Jan 17, 2019. Listen to John Krajrewski, Director of Product Development, and Steve Wienrich, Program Manager, as they discuss leveraging Operations Management Interface (OMI) utilizing System Platform 2017 to go beyond SCADA, and how organizations of any size will now be able to achieve world-class results that were never possible before....

Dream Report 5.0 Release

Dream Report 5.0 is a major release, delivering significant enhancements over typical maintenance releases. The most significant enhancement is the incorporation of an additional dashboard technology, tailored for use in front office applications (business analytics, database connectivity and dynamic filtering). ...

FactoryTalk Import Wizard for InTouch Edge HMI

The FactoryTalk Import Wizard for InTouch Edge HMI allows you to convert Rockwell FactoryTalk, PanelBuilder32 and PanelMate applications to InTouch Edge HMI projects without extensive redevelopment. The tool enables the import of tags, screens, alarm configuration, and communication settings. After converting applications, users can then edit and enhance them, leveraging all of the features in InTouch Edge HMI....

Integrating InTouch Edge HMI with System Platform

The ViewApp object enables integrating InTouch Edge HMI with System Platform, enabling multiple localized runtimes to be easily and efficiently incorporated within a central supervisory system. Manage the InTouch Edge HMI application from within the System Platform IDE. Automatically share the Alarm Status between applications. Easily define tags from the InTouch Edge HMI project to be stored with Historian and more....

Custom Widgets with InTouch Edge HMI

In this video we will review Custom Widgets within InTouch Edge HMI. Custom widgets provide the ability to integrate third-party web-based controls into the HMI/SCADA project screens. Engineers can use HTML/JScript to easily create Custom Widgets and define Properties/Events through the IDE, enabling the Widgets to be used on local Viewer and Thin Clients. This also gives the ability for different users to build and share a library of controls that can be easily integrated into applications and accessible through multiple platforms....