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WinCC OA V3.16 P13

WinCC OA Patch Release 13

By KAASM | September 12, 2019
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Siemens ETM has released V3.16 P13. View the changelog to see the new features and solved problems that have been released with WinCC OA patch 13. The WinCC OA download is now available via our KAASM downloads page.

How to Add Rulers to WinCC OA Trend Object

By KAASM | September 5, 2019
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Part of working with an open platform is being able to change or enhance out of the box functionality to meet your needs. This short tutorial will introduce and show you how to add a ruler to WinCC OA. The …

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Mendix Low Code Development

By James Mowrey | August 27, 2019
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We recently got to meet with our local Mendix rep and had a chance to learn about their visual-development IDE for creating applications in a low-code environment. If you haven’t checked it out yet, you should. Their product allows companies …

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How to Change “Came” and “Went” Alert Text

By Shawn Sandoval | August 15, 2019
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The texts for the alarm direction are defined in the WinCC OA message catalog sc.cat, the keywords are “entered” for the CAME-text and “left” for the WENT-text. If you would like to translate or change the texts which are shown …

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Kulshan Brewing

Kulshan Brewing Taps Siemens Automation

By Shawn Sandoval | August 12, 2019
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At KAASM we have quite a few brewing customers and one of our favorites has been Kulshan Brewing. When they were challenged with rapidly expanding their brewhouse, they called KAASM to help bridge their technology gap. We made a reference …

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KAASM is Awarded the Bronze Eagle

By KAASM | August 9, 2019
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Siemens’ highest recognition for top-performing companies is the Business Excellence Eagle Award. KAASM has been recognized for 2018 performance in the areas of sales achievement, support capabilities, and commitment to business excellence. Less than 5% of eligible partners receive this …

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TopView Alarm Notification Software

By Lynsey Voter | July 24, 2019
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At KAASM we work tirelessly to find solutions that solve problems, improve daily operations, and are highly reliable. Most recently, we’ve explored, tested, and validated the alarm notification software package, TopView by Exele. Typically applied in oil and gas and …

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WinCC OA Simulator Objects

By Shawn Sandoval | July 17, 2019
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When developing an HMI/SCADA application, sometimes you may not have access to data sources (i.e. PLC, sensors) however, you still have the need to test your io datapoint connections. In this blog post, I will quickly show you how to …

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WinCC OA 127E

SIMATIC 127E and Me

By Shawn Sandoval | July 9, 2019
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James and I had the chance to check out the new SIMATIC 127E Box PC this week, and we are happy to report that it packs a punch! The SIMATIC 127E is tiny and provides endless application possibilities. In this …

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New SIMATIC IPC 127E by Siemens

By KAASM | July 3, 2019
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Coined as an IoT edge gateway, the new SIMATIC IPC 127E delivers quite the punch considering how small it is. Just how small is it? Ask these guys! With up to 4GB RAM, 128GB solid-state drive and Intel Atom chipset …

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