Schneider Electric announced the strategic direction for StruxureWare SCADA Expert Vijeo Citect/ CitectSCADA (Vijeo Citect) SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition) offer.
Together, Vijeo Citect, StruxureWare SCADA Expert ClearSCADA and Wonderware will offer a range of capabilities and functionalities, leveraging their combined R&D capabilities and expertise to keep providing development, new applications, technologies, service and full support to customers.
Vijeo Citect will be released in new versions, containing new features and enhancements as well the ability to benefit from specific Wonderware applications extending the value of existing installations. This constant development will continue to be driven by the market requirements and trends, addressing mobility, ease-of-use, information management, and security, performance and reliability.
Vijeo Citect will continue to integrate during 2014 with Wonderware process software to extend system capabilities to include mobile-enabled solutions and the powerful real-time Historian among many others. Customers looking to extend their current system towards an enterprise level solution with minimal risk will be able to benefit from better operational efficiency, standardisation and regulatory compliance through the integration with Wonderware System Platform features, such as object oriented design, advanced alarm management and situational awareness libraries.
As part of the integration, best practices from both the Schneider Electric SCADA and MES Global Support and Wonderware Customer FIRST support programs will further improve global support coverage.