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FactoryPMI

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

FactoryPMI is a legacy software product by Inductive Automation. It is now encapsulated in the Vision module for Ignition. It is a sophisticated HMI/SCADA package that uses any SQL database as the primary data store. Runtime and Design environments are web-launched, rather than being installed by hand on each workstation. PMI stands for Plant Management Interface. FactoryPMI had a similar Gateway, Designer, and Runtime (client) to what Ignition has now.

FactorySQL

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

FactorySQL is a legacy software product by Inductive Automation. It is now encapsulated in the SQLBridge module for Ignition. It is a sophisticated communication bridge that synchronizes and/or logs data between PLCs and SQL databases.

failover

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

Synonym(s):
  • fail over

To failover is to automatically switch to another copy of your client or device. This should only happen when something has gone wrong with the primary object. A failover device (or piece of software) is a second copy that will be used when the primary fails.

file server

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

A file server refers to a computer that holds files that are available to the network. Often Ignition will save reports onto a file server, or access files from a file server and load them into a database or display them for users.

focus

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

When a component has focus, you are able to interact with it through the keyboard. Only one component at a time can have focus. Clicking on a component or pressing tab takes focus away from one component and grants it to the next.

Any components that you can interact with can hold focus, for example, input fields like a numeric text field or dropdown menu, tables, and some chart components. Static components like images or tanks cannot hold focus.

FTP

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a standard way for programs to upload and download files from a computer or service. Generally, this implies you are going through the internet to connect to the computer hosting your files.

File Transfer Protocol

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

See FTP.

(F) 11 terms
PDF Excel
2 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T T2 U V W X Y Z
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Term (Ascending) Term (Descending) Creation date (Ascending) Creation date (Descending) Creator (Ascending) Creator (Descending) Term Definition Abbreviations Synonyms Labels
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FPMI

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

See FactoryPMI.

FSQL

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

See FactorySQL.

Federated Identity Management

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

Federated Identity Management (FIM) is an arrangement made between two or more trusted domains, to allow users of these trusted domains to access applications and services using the same digital identity. An identity such as this is known as federated identity. The use of such a system is sometimes called identity federation.

FIM

Created Dec 28, 2020 (11:15) by Matt Richards , last modified May 18, 2021 (14:28) by Unknown User (null)

See Federated Identity Management.