SCADA Graphical Software Offers Real-time Monitoring and Control of Electrical Distribution Systems

Schneider Electric announces the release of Square D PowerLogic SCADA software version 7.1. This software was created to meet the needs of customers who require real-time monitoring and control of their electrical distribution system, including fast response times and high reliability through redundancy.

PowerLogic SCADA 7.1 software is powered by Citect SCADA technology but is specifically designed for electrical power system applications. The complete PowerLogic supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) solution includes a dynamic graphical user interface(GUI), enhanced alarm management, one-second response times for control operation and status, transparent redundancy and reliable communications (through hardware components and network topology). The system also features Sequence of Events Recorder logs with time stamps of 1 ms resolution.

PowerLogic SCADA 7.1 software includes a web-based client for remote viewing capability. The GUI consists of animated objects that change according to status information. The flexible graphics editor includes both ANSI and IEC electrical symbols to facilitate easy one-line diagram creation. Real-time and historical trending is also supported. Intended for customers with critical applications such as data centers, hospitals and continuous process plants.