Las Vegas, NV – AHR Expo – January 31, 2011 – ICONICS, a leading supplier of building and manufacturing automation software announced its latest product FacilityWorX™, Version 9.21 of its open integration platform. FacilityWorX enables building managers to realize efficiency by intelligently reducing costs and energy consumption, increasing security and improving alarm response time. FacilityWorX incorporates open standards such as BACnet, Modbus, SNMP, LonWorks and OPC and easily integrates with new or existing BAS, SCADA and building automation systems.
Users create rich visualization environments for 360o real-time operational views of entire buildings or campuses. Asset Tree Navigation simplifies integration of lighting, elevator, boiler, chiller, fire, access and HVAC control systems into an easy-to-configure operational console.
FacilityWorX benefits include:
- Integration with Existing Building Automation Systems
- Built on Open Standards, BACnet, OPC, SNMP and Modbus
- Real-time Software Integration Platform
- Advanced Alarm and Event Management
“FacilityWorX connects the various building control systems found in our buildings and campuses into a unified management system,” said Oliver Gruner, Building Automation Business Development Manager for ICONICS. “It is designed with the BAS integrator in mind for easy development to drive profitability and efficiency.”
FacilityWorX is certified for Microsoft Windows 7 and the Windows Server 2008 R2 operating systems assuring the greatest performance, reliability and flexibility. This “future proofs your investment” by ensuring applications will run for years. FacilityWorX helps companies become “green” and reduce their overall carbon footprint by providing tools to monitor energy trends and deviations in energy consumption. It can also assist companies in meeting LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) standards for green building operations.
“Facility Managers require the capability to integrate existing building automation systems into a common operational view that provides the intelligence necessary to make critical control decisions,” according to Craig Resnick, Research Director, ARC Advisory Group. “ICONICS’ FacilityWorX solution provides this collaboration capability, which can make a major impact on managing energy costs as well as monitoring and controlling security.”
FacilityWorX Key Features:
- Intuitive Web-enabled Interface
- Native BACnet Support
- Extensive HVAC Symbol Library
- Graphical Device and Asset Tree Navigator
- Advanced Calendar-based Scheduling for Planning
- Campus-wide Distributed Alarm Management
- Powerful and Unique Redundancy for the Most Critical Applications
- Receive Alerts via Email, SMS Messages, Mobile Devices or Web Browsers
- Charting, Analysis and Reporting Tools
- Robust Data Logging and Archiving
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ICONICS Background Information
ICONICS, Microsoft award winning, Gold Certified Partner of the Year provides solutions to improve productivity, reduce integration time and operating costs and optimize asset utilization with visualization and automation software. Founded in 1986, ICONICS has 250,000 installations in over 60 countries worldwide. ICONICS meets the demanding application challenges of the automotive, building automation, food and beverage, government infrastructure, manufacturing, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, renewable energy, utilities and water/wastewater industries. As a managed Microsoft ISV Partner, ICONICS designs its solutions to leverage Microsoft technologies including multiple Windows platforms (including Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008) Microsoft .NET, Silverlight, SQL and SharePoint Portal Server. ICONICS is the honored recipient of multiple Microsoft awards and achievements.
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