EC: FactoryTalk View Machine Edition (ME)
Software - HMI software: Rockwell Automation FactoryTalk View Machine Edition (ME). Provides manufacturers with visualization solutions that ease development and maintenance time, and provide the critical real-time production data they need to quickly make informed business decisions. This is a Control Engineering 2011 Engineers' Choice (EC) nominee.
FactoryTalk View Machine Edition (ME) is a machine-level human-machine interface (HMI) software that supports both open and embedded operator interface solutions for monitoring and controlling individual machines or small processes. FactoryTalk View ME allows for a consistent operator interface across multiple platforms, including Microsoft Windows CE, Microsoft Windows Vista, and XP solutions. Users can gain efficiencies through this familiarty. FactoryTalk View ME 6.0 software includes a new extensive graphics library, enhanced color animation capability and access to a multi-language font library. The latest version supports Windows 7 and is the first release to have VMware-ready status. All contributes to easier start up and commissioning. This version of FactoryTalk View ME also supports FactoryTalk ViewPoint software, a thin-client, Web-enabled HMI application that extends access to FactoryTalk View ME displays and dashboards to users anywhere by providing remote access for Web browser-enabled devices.
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