Pie Chart: Ten pie-shaped segments, each can be a minimum of 1° to a maximum size of 360° with defined default colors as shown. Segment colors can be changed by adding the new color number to the Pie Chart “Properties” or by using a Tag value containing the desired color. The entire Pie Chart can be rotated, or it can be resized (default 100%) by hardcoding a new size into the Size Property, or by using a tag having values from 0 to 100%. Larger sizes can be used by modifying the symbol. Continue reading
For those who need to do some sort of automation when hovering over an object on a project screen, the simplest example of this functionality is to open a Popup Screen. The small project shown in the images below is a simple IWS application that demonstrates how to use the “Hint” field to accomplish some automation. Continue reading
This week’s personal interview was conducted with long-time expert in industrial automation’s evolution, Ernest Roland. Ernest was the co-founder of Crisp Automation, as well as InduSoft. Continue reading
Color animations are a way to draw attention to critical information in your HMI interface. Here is a guide to adding this effect to your InduSoft Web Studio projects: Continue reading
InduSoft recently presented at Pack Expo, and earned plenty of attention from media outlets for the intuitive InduSoft Web Studio HMI software platform showcasing applications for packaging automation. Two videos from the show feature InduSoft Web Studio in action! Continue reading
As one of the original members of the OPC Foundation, InduSoft has worked hard to provide OPC compatible SCADA/HMI software. InduSoft Web Studio v7.1 was recently lab certified for OPC compatibility, and is currently the only SCADA/HMI platform that is lab certified for compliance with the OPC UA client.
InduSoft Web Studio v7.1 is also lab certified for OPC Standard Client, and the OPC DataAccess Client. Continue reading
Process and Control Magazine showcases an InduSoft case study in the featured section of this month’s issue! Find the case study on page 23 in the print edition, or see it online.
For more InduSoft Case Studies featuring InduSoft Web Studio SCADA software, please visit our case studies page!
This week, InduSoft partner CCS-Inc released the Seppala-T, a panel PC that comes with InduSoft Web Studio HMI software pre-installed. This panel PC was conceived during Pack Expo 2011, and developed throughout 2012. InduSoft and CCS will also be attending Pack Expo 2012, and will be available to answer any questions about either the Seppala-T or InduSoft Web Studio. Continue reading