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Supervisory control systems

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  • Variants

    • Control systems, Supervisory
    • SCADA systems
    • Supervisory control and data acquisition systems
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  • Sources

    • found: Work cat.: 98-9919: Moody, John O. Supervisory control ... c1998.
    • found: ASTI:p. 2297 (Supervisory control)
    • found: Engr. index.
    • found: IEEE. Fundamentals of supervisory control systems(Supervisory control is defined as a form of remote control comprising an arrangement for selective control of remotely located units)
    • found: Work cat: Handbook of SCADA/control systems security, 2016(correspondence with author: Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems are a subset of Supervisory Control systems; however, it is such a minor nuance that most people think they're pretty much the same thing)
    • found: Engineering village, viewed October 23, 2015(uncontrolled term: Supervisory control and data acquisition)
    • found: Inspec, viewed October 23, 2015(controlled indexing: SCADA systems)
    • found: Applied science and technology full text, viewed October 23, 2015(thesaurus headings: Supervisory control systems; Supervisory control & data acquisition systems)
    • found: SCADA Systems March 2012 white paper by Schneider Electric online, viewed Nov. 24, 2015p. 3. (The definition of SCADA is 'Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition'. The major function of SCADA is for acquiring data from remote devices such as valves, pumps, transmitters etc. and providing overall control remotely from a SCADA Host software platform. This provides process control locally so that these devices turn on and off at the right time, supporting your control strategy and a remote method of capturing data and events (alarms) for monitoring these processes. SCADA Host platforms also provide functions for graphical displays, alarming, trending and historical storage of data)
  • LC Classification

    • TJ222
  • Change Notes

    • 1998-05-22: new
    • 2016-02-14: revised
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