AVReporter Energy Management Software
“If you can’t measure something,
you can’t understand it.
If you can’t understand it, you can’t control it.
If you can’t control it, you can’t improve it.”
― H. James Harrington
The below article outlines some of the challenges utility and facility managers face in trying to control their energy consumption, highlighting some of the most common energy challenges faced by different business segments, business types.
Import data from all types of energy consumed by utilities (water, air, gas, electricity, steam), emissions, production or business process data from enterprise system databases (e.g. metering, BAC, ERP, SCADA, BMS, EMS, Production management systems); export data to other enterprise business or automation systems. Open architecture supports industry standard protocols (Modbus TCPIP, Modbus RTU, OPC Server Connection – BACNET, LONBUS, PROFIBUS, etc.) and an expansive range of different manufactures devices (ABB, Siemens, Schneider Electric, ION meters, Phoenix Contact, Circutor, Janitza, Carlo Gavazzi, Socomec, Satec, Elnet, Pilot, Weidmüller, etc.).
Key features of datasource integration:
AVReporter Component Store (field device drivers):
AVR fully supports users to create just the right view and summary of their data easily in web and desktop enviroment by wizard. Thanks to the simple user interface, preparing a report does not require any particular professional knowledge.
Desktop, Web and Mobile environment: alarm, event management and alarm summary report creation possibilities, email sending, etc.
AVReporter is a complex application that permits users (management and engineers) to link multiple data sources together in order to create complex reports, complete with advanced query and data analysis and modeling tools.
Cost Allocation and Billing Creation (Typical tenant billing example):
AVReporter’s multilingual support together with its multi currency ability allows AVReporter to be deployed as a single central global energy management solution while supporting local language and currency at each site. This is ideal for deploying an AVReporter solution in a phased or fiscal scenario, as well as, accommodating multi-cultural teams working with the same data.