Posts by Scott Ludwig

Automation Software Case Study: Movicon Helps Italian Freight Center

The Bologna, Italy freight center, one of the most important in the country, has invested in renewable energy production using a massive solar panel system. Designed with a Movicon supervision system that provides real-time control, monitoring and productivity analysis, the Bologna facility has optimized investment returns. The Bologna freight center is part of a larger…

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Automation Software: 7 Emerging HMI Usability Requirements

The following is an excerpt from our Guide to Software Usability Principles. To read the full guide, download it here. “A HMI interface is usable when it satisfies the information needs of the end user who is using and interrogating it, by being provided with facilitated access and browsing with contents that are easily understood. When there…

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Free App…Free License! Movicon SCADA/HMI Web Client Event

We would like to inform everyone that for the month of July, Progea USA will be offering a free web client with the purchase of a Movicon SCADA Pro license. This promotion is to highlight the very easy to use and flexible web client technology that is built into the powerful SCADA/HMI software tool Movicon.With…

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Advancements in Automation Software With AIS Testing

In a cooperative effort to bring new capabilities to the automation market, American Industrial Systems (AIS) and Progea USA have teamed up and completed testing of both the GOIT (Graphical Operator Interface Terminal) series and Movicon™ 11 SCADA/HMI software This testing was successfully completed with Progea’s Movicon 11 and the GOIT series from AIS, offering…

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SCADA/HMI Software Update – Movicon 11.3 Build 1105 Now Available

The new Build 1105 is now accessible immediately by download or by DVD. This latest update is oriented towards implementing a series of minor bug fixes, performance enhancements and additonal support for mobile devices: Support to vectorial files has been added for Button state images  The Data Analysis and Trend objects have been optimized… Image…

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Movicon SCADA Software Implements New Functions for Remote Control

Progea’s Movicon platform excels in the telecontrol sector by implementing, for a majority of the built-in driver protocols including IEC60870-101 and 104, functions for handling, commanding and controlling communications through modem towards remote control devices (PLC, RTU, tools and I/O). Communication with each individual station can be easily managed using the State/Command variable to enable…

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Q: How Does Progea Handle it’s SCADA/HMI Software Updates?

This question comes up all the time: Q: How does Progea handle it’s SCADA/HMI software updates? And the cost? A: Progea software updates are typically released quarterly. These updates include new feature implementation as well as any minor bug fixes. The most recent Movicon version 11.3 build 1105 (11.3.1105) became available earlier this month. You can…

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Free SCADA/HMI Software Training: Progea USA Launches Webinar Series

Progea aims to inform their current and new clients about the advancments with the Movicon technology. Movicon short for MOnitoring, VIsion, and CONtrol is Progea’s SCADA/HMI software solution that garentees flexibility across all automation verticals while lowering TCO. Through these 1-2 hour webinar sessions Progea technical staff will share knowledge about the product features and…

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Automation Software Case Study: Luxury Yachts Cruise with Movicon

Luxury boats are becoming safer, more comfortable and easier to operate thanks in large part due to advanced supervision and control through Movicon. In the last few years, the yacht building industry has dramatically improved its technical side by designing yachts with PC solutions, heavy duty hardware and advanced safety devices. Leading the way in…

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