Automation Software and SCADA Systems are the backbone of an Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) foundation. They enable monitoring of utilities and manufacturing processes, control of production equipment and collection of data from these processes. GE’s Proficy HMI/SCADA Solutions are used by hundreds of thousands of plants globally to improve the responsiveness of Control Room operators to production alarms and events, manage facilities through increased process visibility, ensure regulatory compliance and improve uptime of equipment.
Proficy iFIX leverages the latest HMI/SCADA technologies that deliver faster time-to-insight and greater efficiency for operators, while providing rapid application development for system integrators. In addition to a new HTML5 optional interface, iFIX features a new graphical engine to modernize the HMI/SCADA experience. The intuitive user experience reduces operator errors and improves response time to events and incidents. This new generation of software combines proven HMI/SCADA capabilities—used by thousands of organizations around the globe-with new advanced features to deliver best-in-class results.
Proficy Operations Hub
Proficy Operations Hub from GE Digital is a centralized environment to rapidly build industrial applications (data connectivity, aggregation and visualization), enabling improved plant operations through comprehensive information that’s easier to analyze and act upon independent of location.
With Proficy Operations Hub, teams across all levels in an organization can increase operational efficiency and make better decisions based on real-time and historical plant-wide application data, including historian, MES and third party. Users can monitor, control, provide data entry, and perform analysis all through Proficy Operations Hub.
Proficy Historian is a best-in-class historian software solution that collects industrial time-series and A&E data at very high speed, stores it efficiently and securely, distributes it, and allows for fast retrieval and analysis —driving greater business value. With decades of experience and thousands of successful customer installations around the world, Proficy Historian changes the way companies perform and compete by making data available for asset and process performance analysis.
With the vast amount of data collected from different operational data sources, one needs an efficient Process Data Archive, that will aggregate data with speed, archive data efficiently, and enable leveraging this data for Process Analytics. Relational Database Solutions such as SQL Server are not equipped with the technology that is mandatory for such requirements. Proficy Historian – GE’s Data Historian solution – is uniquely geared towards such applications. It connects natively with various sources of data, collects the data in a secured and reliable manner, archives the data efficiently (40 times less disk space).
The latest version of Proficy Historian offers core enhancements to improve security, increase ease of use, and boost performance. Take advantage of the solution’s simple yet powerful features to unlock new value from your equipment, process data, and business models.
Dream Report for Proficy
Dream Report for Proficy from GE Digital is a real-time report and dashboard generator with an easy, configurable user interface. Dream Report offers direct connectivity to GE Digital's software, so you can leverage your automation data to generate the reports you need to make the best operational decisions.This powerful reporting software accesses open and proprietary archives and databases to generate professional reports by schedule, on event, or manually—then publishes and distributes the reports. The solution delivers Web-based report and dashboard management over the Internet via an integrated Web portal, enabling you to access generated reports, create new reports, and build Web-based interactive dynamic dashboards in minutes.
Proficy Workflow provides operators with interactive, step-by-step instructions, guiding the right actions at the right time. Operators can easily move from a paper-based method of managing procedures to an electronic format for consistency and predictability. Digitize manual and automated processes with one tool across a plant or entire enterprise-from plant operators and maintenance teams to field crews and leadership. Filter HMI/SCADA and MES alarms, take automatic actions, and push required actions to the right person. With clear guidance, teams respond faster to events, and operations run more efficiently.
Proficy CSense uses AI and machine learning to enable process engineers to combine data across industrial data sources and rapidly identify problems, discover root causes, and automate actions to continuously improve Quality, Utilization, Productivity, and Delivery of production operations.
As proven analytics software, Proficy CSense has helped organizations around the world reduce costs by turning raw data into rapid business value. Engineers and data scientists can analyze, troubleshoot, predict, and optimize asset and process performance in real time.
Additionally, Proficy CSense provides the capability to mine insight from historical data and rapidly develop, test, and deploy simple calculations, predictive analytics, and optimization and control solutions to reduce variability and optimize.
Proficy Plant Applications
Proficy Batch Execution
Proficy Batch Execution is a powerful and feature-rich batch automation solution. The software features a straightforward application development environment, empowering process owners to quickly and efficiently deploy batch automation, regardless of the underlying equipment.
Batch Execution includes data collection, robust batch management, clear process visualization, and powerful supervisory control capabilities—enabling a complete batch solution for life sciences, food and beverage, consumer packaged goods, and specialty chemical industries.