“Asset Master is the first desktop device management and optimization solution that reduces the complexity of these solutions from larger control systems into a compact, easy-to-comprehend interface,” says Eric Olson, Asset Master product manager at the vendor. Asset Master can manage up to 500 of the vendor’s or third-party devices, depending on the fieldbus configuration. Devices can include flowmeters, analyzers, actuators, control valves and positioners. Intended for engineering and maintenance personnel, Asset Master supports devices communicating via Hart, Profibus and Foundation Fieldbus. Asset Manager provides online monitoring and tuning, online and offline device configuration, parameter adjustment, diagnostic alerts, asset monitoring, calibration management and integral work order processing.