Alarm Management, Reporting and Analysis

Alarm AnalyticsAlarm Analytics



Alarm Analytics provides insight into alarm frequency, statistics, user acknowledgements, priority distributions and hidden correlations. Personnel are able to visualize, analyze, and manage alarm information. Proper analysis of alarms and events in a manufacturing plant reveals significant opportunities for improving current operations and mitigating abnormal situations. BizViz Alarm Analytics captures and analyzes all alarm and event information to identify frequent alarms, chattering alarms, cross-correlated alarms, and many more alarm-related issues. This module also records, analyzes, and displays operator-initiated process changes, which yield significant insight into the performance of the entire system. 

Alarm Management, Reporting and Analysis

Alarm Analytics


Features Benefits
Store Alarms and Events to Popular Databases........ Captures and archives alarms, operator actions and system events into SQL, Oracle, Access or MSDE.
Analyze Alarms in Real-time.................................... Identifies unusual alarm occurrences, trends in plant alarms and control modules responsible.
Industry Standard Reports....................................... Delivers alarm information in compliance with Alarm Management standards. Predefined reports and wizards help focus on plant area, time period or event type.
Advanced Alarm Key Performance Indicators......... Pre-configured KPI templates save you time, and automatically triggered reports save you effort via ICONICS powerful scheduling engine.
Robust Workbench Application................................ Centralized, Web-based environment for configuration and monitoring of all BizViz components.
Easy-to-share Reports............................................ View reports in Microsoft Excel, PDF or HTML on the Web, share your reports with relevant parties efficiently.

Industry Standard Based Alarm Reporting
Alarm Analytics supports industry standards for Alarm Management as issued by OSHA and the EEMUA. The Alarm Analytics module contains over 15 standard reports with advanced Alarm KPIs.

Flexible Analysis of Alarms
Alarm Analytics allows you to investigate your organizations alarm information from multiple angles. Use Cross Correlation Analysis to find and resolve alarms that occur one after another. Understand Operator-initiated process changes. Analyze how long it takes an operator to respond to each alarm condition, and the time for the condition to return to normal. View reports for “Standing Alarms” by Interval and "Alarm Rate Distribution."