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Alarm Limit Calculation Patent Awarded to TiPS, Inc

Innovative tool provides consistent method of calculating alarm response time AUSTIN - TiPS, Inc., developer of LogMate, the industry's favorite user-oriented alarm management software, today announces patent approval of their industry-leading alarm activation point calculation. Together with Dr. Doug Rothenberg, the premiere expert in alarm management, TiPS developed this exclusive method to...

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Alarm Management Software offers connectivity flexibility.

Providing tools to assess and optimize plant alarms, LogMate-® v6.22 enables continuous archival of alarms, events, and operator actions and can display collected data on customizable grid. Analysis and trending tools are included along with alarm rationalization and operator documentation knowledge base. While Capture customers with multiple OLE ports can customize record reads for multiple...

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Logmate v6.22 Update Released for Download

January 30, 2009 - TiPS, Inc. is pleased to announced the newest update for it's industry leading Alarm Management Software - LogMate. As part of our dedication to the continual improvement to our product for our customers, the following new features have been added: o For Capture customers with multiple OLE ports, we now offer advanced users the ability to customize the record reads for those...

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Auditing Utility defends against alarm settings changes.

LogMate-® AlarmKB(TM) (Knowledge Base) compares 2 alarm profiles and highlights differences in summary of contrasting settings. Consistently updated, AlarmKB Import Utility (AKBIU(TM)) simplifies audit process by importing control system settings from native configuration files into AlarmKB. Configuration files are imported and compared in few keystrokes, and imports can be performed on-demand...

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TiPS(TM) Joins the Rockwell Automation Encompass(TM) Program with LogMate®

TiPS today announced the acceptance of the LogMate-® Alarm Management Software System into the Rockwell Automation Encompass Partner Program. LogMate AMS gives customers access to a rich suite of alarm management tools that easily integrates into the FactoryTalk-® environment. LogMate in conjunction with FactoryTalk services creates a foundation for continuous improvement of automation asset...

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Root Cause Analysis Made Easier through First Out Alarm Report

With the addition of the First Out Report to the LogMate Alarm Management System, TiPS has given operators and engineers a forensic tool that can immediately identify the likely first out alarm that marked the beginning of an upset. The First Out Report provides a snapshot style visualization of plant upsets in order of alarm activations. Using a proprietary grouping and sorting algorithm, the...

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Software provides alarm optimization.
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Software provides alarm optimization.

Alarm Configuration Expert (ACE) is a web-based alarm analysis application that quickly exposes areas for improvement and can be applied as continuous monitor of overall alarm strategy health. Developed using Microsoft-® .NET-® and SQL Server-®, ACE is compatible with every major DCS and HMI, and retains similar look and feel for every host system and each analysis. Users can develop personal...

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Safety & Security Equipment

Alarm Limit Calculation Patent Awarded to TiPS, Inc

Innovative tool provides consistent method of calculating alarm response time AUSTIN - TiPS, Inc., developer of LogMate, the industry's favorite user-oriented alarm management software, today announces patent approval of their industry-leading alarm activation point calculation. Together with Dr. Doug Rothenberg, the premiere expert in alarm management, TiPS developed this exclusive method to...

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TiPS, Inc. to Attend 2011 INTERPHEX in New York

Partners at show with PACIV, Inc. to demonstrate benefits of alarm management AUSTIN - TiPS, Inc., developer of LogMate, the industry's best user-oriented alarm management software, today announces a partnership with PACIV, Inc. at the world's largest and most trusted pharmaceutical industry trade show, INTERPHEX. TiPS and PACIV will share booth 4012A March 29-31, 2011 in New York's Jacob K....

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Software

Alarm Management Software offers connectivity flexibility.

Providing tools to assess and optimize plant alarms, LogMate-® v6.22 enables continuous archival of alarms, events, and operator actions and can display collected data on customizable grid. Analysis and trending tools are included along with alarm rationalization and operator documentation knowledge base. While Capture customers with multiple OLE ports can customize record reads for multiple...

Read More »
Software

Logmate v6.22 Update Released for Download

January 30, 2009 - TiPS, Inc. is pleased to announced the newest update for it's industry leading Alarm Management Software - LogMate. As part of our dedication to the continual improvement to our product for our customers, the following new features have been added: o For Capture customers with multiple OLE ports, we now offer advanced users the ability to customize the record reads for those...

Read More »
Software

Auditing Utility defends against alarm settings changes.

LogMate-® AlarmKB(TM) (Knowledge Base) compares 2 alarm profiles and highlights differences in summary of contrasting settings. Consistently updated, AlarmKB Import Utility (AKBIU(TM)) simplifies audit process by importing control system settings from native configuration files into AlarmKB. Configuration files are imported and compared in few keystrokes, and imports can be performed on-demand...

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Company News

TiPS Celebrates 20 Years of Alarm Management

In 2008, TiPS celebrates 20 years in the field of alarm management. It all started with a seemingly innocent consulting job to, Do something about that printer! The solution was a custom-written software program, widely recognized today as LogMate. Today LogMate is much more advanced than it was back then, but TiPS owes 20 years of success to the little program that could. Robert Weibel,...

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Safety & Security Equipment

TiPS(TM) Joins the Rockwell Automation Encompass(TM) Program with LogMate®

TiPS today announced the acceptance of the LogMate-® Alarm Management Software System into the Rockwell Automation Encompass Partner Program. LogMate AMS gives customers access to a rich suite of alarm management tools that easily integrates into the FactoryTalk-® environment. LogMate in conjunction with FactoryTalk services creates a foundation for continuous improvement of automation asset...

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TiPS(TM) and UReason® Partner for Better Operator Awareness

TiPS and UReason have formed a partnership to more closely align their respective alarm management and operator advisory technologies to deliver better plant condition alerts and advisory information, which empowers them to maximize production, safely and consistently. Read the online news release at: tipsweb.com/ureason. The LogMate-® Alarm Management System from TiPS, Incorporated is a...

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Meet the Who's Who of Alarm Management at the TiPS User Conference

The TiPS User Conference, April 17-19, 2007 in Austin, TX, will host an alarm management panel seated by the current who's who in alarm management. Founding members of the ASM Consortium-®; contributing authors of the EEMUA-® 191 guideline; people who have been involved with assessment and analysis of the world's most notorious incidents and who remain on the leading edge of alarm and upset...

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Safety & Security Equipment

Root Cause Analysis Made Easier through First Out Alarm Report

With the addition of the First Out Report to the LogMate Alarm Management System, TiPS has given operators and engineers a forensic tool that can immediately identify the likely first out alarm that marked the beginning of an upset. The First Out Report provides a snapshot style visualization of plant upsets in order of alarm activations. Using a proprietary grouping and sorting algorithm, the...

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