GE Fanuc Automation announces agreement to provide ControlSoft's loop optimization
GE Fanuc Automation, a unit of GE Industrial, has announced that it has entered into an agreement with ControlSoft of Cleveland, Ohio to provide ControlSoft's INTUNE loop optimization software as an option to the upcoming release of GE Fanuc's new Proficy Process Systems solution for Process Control.
Proficy Process Systems is GE Fanuc's process control system designed to deliver value to hybrid and continuous customers in industries including Life Sciences, Food & Beverage, Consumer Packaged Goods, Ethanol, Oil & Gas, Power & Energy, Milled Products and Water/Wastewater. GE Fanuc currently serves thousands of customers in these process industries today, and Proficy Process Systems represents a significant addition to the company's product offering, officials reported.
“GE Fanuc is providing our customers with the freedom to implement a system that meets their needs today, and grow and expand to meet their needs tomorrow. We are doing that by delivering a contempory solution based on many of our well-proven technologies, along with technologies from other industry-leading technology partners like ControlSoft,” said Steve Ryan, GE Fanuc Director of Process Solutions.
“ControlSoft is a recognized industry leader in process performance improvement technologies. Their INTUNE product will allow our customers to effectively tune their process control loops to optimize their systems and achieve the results they need. We are very excited about INTUNE joining the GE Fanuc process community.” "We at ControlSoft are excited to be selected as a Technology Partner for the new Proficy Process Systems,” said Claude Flandro, Business Development for ControlSoft. “GE Fanuc's selection of INTUNE demonstrates their commitment to leverage the best available technology to provide the functionality required by their process customers. INTUNE creates a dynamic platform for control loop optimization.” Additional information about Proficy Process Systems, as well as a registration form to order an introductory CD about Proficy Process Solutions, are available on the GE Fanuc website at: www.gefanuc.com/process.