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ARC Informatique appointed distributor for Network Vision’s IntraVue
January 2007 - ARC Informatique has been appointed distributor of Network Vision’s IntraVue. This will be marketed under ARC’s PcVue Solutions software suite and available worldwide through ARC’s subsidiary and distribution network.
IntraVue simplifies the task of supporting industrial devices over Ethernet networks by addressing common industrial communication problems and enabling non-IT personnel to locate faults and maintain uptime. Faults such as:
Intermittent communication loss caused by vibrations, ground faults, or EMI interference
Device lock-ups from power failures or high temperature
Duplicated IP or MAC addresses
Connecting failure (cable crushed, cut, burned or simply disconnected)
Identify the source of bandwidth problems
With the expansion of Ethernet technology to PLC’s and other devices many companies are struggling to maintain industrial Ethernet networks. With over 300 installations Worldwide, IntraVue has been selected as the best solution by major end-users such as General Motors, Krones, Audi, St-Gobain Emballage … to overcome this new challenge.
IntraVue provides local resources and maintenance personnel the ability to address basic problems and be better informed to assist network experts if required. IntraVue is a tool developed specifically for individuals responsible for the support of network equipment and the IP addressable devices connected to it.
ARC Informatique’s corporate strategy continues to develop with the addition of IntraVue under the PcVue Solutions brand. IntraVue is a significant piece of this strategy and has been integrated into the flagship product PcVue SCADA as well as being used in stand alone applications. With PcVue’s multi redundant server configuration, IntraVue creates a secure environment assuring users of continuity of control and process management.
############## About ARC Informatique
ARC Informatique, an ISO 9001 company, develops and supplies HMI, SCADA, Automation, Control and MES software solutions. ARC’s solutions are used in buildings, airports, manufacturing, infrastructure & tunnels, power generation, wind farms, food and beverage, pharma and energy distribution. Based in Paris, France, with offices & resellers throughout the world, ARC was formed in 1981 and has maintained independence from PLC and other equipment manufacturers. ARC Informatique is committed to complying with environmental legislation and initiatives. Pierre de Bailliencourt, President of Arc Informatique, has said “In 2007 and 2008 , I wish to commit Arc Informatique to an environmental approach that is rooted in our ISO 9001 quality management system” which will lead to compliance with the requirements of ISO 14001.
About Network Vision
Network Vision Inc. is a company focused on developing software solutions that allow people without extensive networking skill to support the deployment and operation of Ethernet devices. Network Vision is represented worldwide through a selected group of Software Distributors focused on the Industrial Automation, Intelligent Transportation, Video Surveillance, and Building Automation markets. Network Vision is located in Newburyport, Massachusetts USA.
For more information visit IntraVUE.net.