Central, standardized administration of SIMATIC PCS 7 software means:

  • Reduced software administration costs due to more efficient workflow

  • Fast analysis of installed software versions for precise planning of updates

Inventory taking of all installed hardware and software components of a PCS 7 plant means:

  • Fast analysis of installed hardware components for planned replacement actions

  • Simpler, automated creation of actual "as built" documentation

  • Basis for long-term support of the plant's life cycle services