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WiseTools releases INView© v6.5 and INVConfig© v6.5; INView© now generates live loop drawings

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May 26, 2015
INView© v6.5 & INVConfig© v6.5 are now available
Calgary, Canada

 

WiseTools today announced that INView© v6.5 and INVConfig© v6.5 are now released for commercial use.

INView© v6.5

INView© is a web-based tool that provides internet browser access to your instrumentation data. It was developed to meet the demands for view-only access to SmartPlant® Instrumentation (SPI) data. INView© enables plant maintenance and engineers to easily access instrumentation data, thus allowing them to make better and improved business decisions.

The INView© intuitive explorer interface allows quick access to:

  • tag, loop, panel and cable properties, alarms and trips, calculation sheets, calibration values and I/O assignments, and more
  • live datasheets, loop drawings and panel strips (generated by INView© from current SPI data)
  • archived documents; loop/segment drawings, CAD loop drawings, hook-up reports, panel strip reports (saved outside of the SPI database on a file server)
  • tag attached documents (saved on a file server or within a document management system such as Livelink)
  • P&ID drawings (saved on a file server)

New INView© v6.5 Features

Installation Supports:

  • Internet Explorer v9, v10 and v11
    • SPI v2007, v2009 and v2013
    • IIS v7 and v8, Windows Server 2008 and 2012
    • IIS6 Management Compatibility Role Service no longer required
    • .NET Framework v4.5
  • SPI 2013 Predefined Mode for Oracle databases

Connection Credentials:

  • Option to use custom user account in Oracle databases.  SPI Admin user account no longer required.

General Interface

  • Multi-domain SPI databases - user can click anywhere on the list to open a domain.

Loop Drawings

  • Generate full loop drawings in PDF format
  • Full loop drawing available from Tag Index View and Loops Module
  • View SPI archived loops drawings in .sma or .pdf format
  • Loop notes available from Tag Index View

Datasheets Support:

  • Spec Notes Large fields
    • Datasheets with up to 6 pages

Tag Index View:

  • Now supports 11 custom UDT or UDF fields.  3 new custom UDT / UDF fields added.
  • 6 new standard SPI fields added; Signal Type, Requires Power, Power Supply, Min DCS Range, Max DCS Range and DCS Range Units
  • Added JB Strip hotlink to open the JB panel strip report (wire strip termination drawing) 
  • HLF is displayed in report headers when defined
  • View SPI attached documents saved as a URL (used to connect to a Document Management System such as Livelink) or a UNC path

Loop and Tag Search:

  • Simpler searching.  Wildcards available but not always necessary.

INVConfig© v6.5

 

INVConfig©is the utility program that accompanies INView©.  It is used by the INView© administrator to customize INView© for each instrumentation database.

New INVConfig© v6.5 Features

Installation:

  • Supports Windows v7 and v8
  • Supports SPI v2007, v2009, v2013
  • Supports .NET Framework v4.5
  • Supports SPI Predefined Mode for Oracle databases

Connection Credentials:

  • Option to use custom user account in Oracle databases.  SPI Admin user account no longer required.

Settings

  • Tag Index View UDF/UDT Options – creates configuration to support the 3 new custom UDT or UDF fields
  • Modules Deactivation Setup – Full Index View Option removed.

HxGN Live Demonstrations

WiseTools representatives are available for demonstrations of INView© during Intergraph's annual user conference, HxGN LIVE, scheduled for June 1-4, 2015, in Las Vegas. For a personal demonstration, contact us at +1.403.233.8015 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Availability

Both INView© v6.5 and INVConfig© v6.5 are available now.  Contact us at +1.403.233.8015 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to update your software or to find out more about licensing and purchase options.

About WiseTools

WiseTools provides simple solutions to complex SPI problems. Our dedicated staff assists our SPI clients to enhance the quality and the completeness of SmartPlant Instrumentation databases. WiseTools has been a SPI Consultant since 1996. We have created and are still creating SPI tools and procedures for auditing, enhancing, and ensuring the quality of SPI data.

Established by Barry Morris, WiseTools has a stellar reputation for excellence and has entered into strategic partnerships with a variety of companies. Since 1996, WiseTools has been meeting all of our clients' consulting and auditing needs, landing long term contracts with companies such as Shell Canada, Shell Global, Chevron and NWRP.

Located in the home of the Canadian oil industry, Calgary, Alberta, WiseTools offers SPI training and consulting. We specialize in establishing and maintaining SPI Standards, auditing SPI engineering database systems, enhancing SPI data quality, SPI data migration and database merging.

WiseTools empower our clients with technology; our technology.