White Paper: ABB System 800xA Architecture

June 29, 2009
Download this informative whitepaper from ABB, which illustrates how open, real-time networking is key to performance across the plant.

Industrial IT Extended Automation System 800xA extends the reach of the traditional automation systems -- beyond control of the process -- to achieve the productivity gains necessary to succeed in today’s business markets. For the first time, this scope is accessible from a single user interface that is configured to present information and provide interaction in a context appropriate to all user disciplines. Extended Automation objects created within the 800xA engineering environment provide a foundation for the efficient development, deployment, reuse, and continuous improvement of production and safety applications with predictability unattainable from other automation solutions.

System 800xA’s unique operating environment allows the incorporation of ‘best in class’ products, applications and services from the world’s largest automation supplier. Built on the Industrial IT Aspect ObjectTM technology platform and industry specific expertise, ABB’s automation portfolio provides the seamless link between process, safety, and business management to deliver knowledge-based solutions. enhancing applications.

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