Distributed Alarm Management System offers Web-based interface.

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Providing annunciator functions and sequence of events recording from same field input, DMS3K captures alarms from digital or analog inputs, displays alarms on built-in Web server, and provides outputs to remote annunciator displays and other devices using serial and Ethernet communications. Email notification can also be provided for critical events. While each DMS3K Logic Rack accepts up to 128 Inputs, multiple racks can be networked together to accommodate systems of up to 2,048 inputs.



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Ametek Introduces DMS3k Alarm Management System



ROCHESTER, NY, U.S.A.,--- AMETEK Power Instruments—a recognized leader in alarm management products has introduced an advanced web-based alarm management system that provides annunciator functions and sequence of events recording from the same field input.



The DMS3K is a distributed alarm management system that captures alarms from digital or analog inputs, displays alarms on the built-in web server and provides outputs to remote annunciator displays and other devices using serial and Ethernet communications.  Alarms can be time stamped to the millisecond for sequential events recording and email notification can be provided for critical events.



Each DMS3K Logic Rack accepts up to 128 Inputs and multiple racks can be networked together anywhere in the plant to accommodate systems up to 2,048 inputs. A standard web browser is used to configure the system and display alarms to anyone that has access to the plant network. Serial and Ethernet ports are used to transmit the status of the alarms using Modbus and DNP Protocols.



AMETEK Power Instruments has long been recognized as the power and process industry leader with the industry’s most comprehensive line of power measurement, alarm management, transient recording, and utility communication products. For more information, contact AMETEK Power Instruments, 255 North Union Street, Rochester New York 14605 Web site: www.ametekpower.com



AMETEK Power Instruments is a unit of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of more than $3.5 billion.

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