Presentation on theme: "TOP Server V5 Features and New Release Presenter: Colin Winchester – VP Operations."— Presentation transcript:
TOP Server V5 Features and New Release Presenter: Colin Winchester – VP Operations
Agenda Overview of TOP Server V5 Installation Options New User Interface Live Demonstration Product overview Summary and Q&A
What is TOP Server?
TOP Server Gets You Connected!
TOP Server V5 Installation TOP Server V 4 Installed? Side by Side Great for testing Remove and Redirect Lets you upgrade with no project changes with OPC ProgID Change SWToolbox.TOPServer SWToolbox.TOPServer.V5 Wonderware Application Servermain Server_runtime
TOP Server V5 Installation Selecting Drivers and Plug-Ins Make sure you select the Drivers you want If you use Wonderware or iFix – Install the Native Client Hardware Key is only needed for USB key License DO install the OPC Quick Client
TOP Server V5 Installation TOP Server installs as a Service Server is separate from configuration Event Logger now runs as a Service Runs as a separate process
New User Interface Same Driver and Tag Configuration Some settings locations change New Administration Features – More Secure New Offline Editing ability Enhanced Project Management
What value does this add? Runs better in Vista, Server 2007/08 & 64-bit OS Event Log secure from clearing Edit Configuration files offline Improved Project Management Improved Terminal Service support Improved Remote Desktop Support Improved Configuration Security Users opening configuration logged Automatic Project backup License system separate from runtime Platform for future enhancements
TOP Server Live Demonstration Overview of the TOP Server Quick look at new features
TOP Server New Features- Review Upgraded OS Support Processor Affinity (choose your CPU(s)) Processor Mode (priority) DNS Name Lookup for Devices (Modbus Ethernet) Separation of Configuration from Runtime Security for Configuration Server Administration/User Management License Transfer via network drive or media
Tips & Tricks Lots of free help at Quick Start Guide Training Videos Papers and Utilities – Trouble Shooting Guide More information on the Product Details tab Contact Software Toolbox while you are in the planning stage, so we can help
What Tools are Needed? TOP Server Standard Drivers US$795 License for a single computer No limits on # of devices you can connect to Annual support and free upgrades – US$155 TOP Server Premium Drivers and Plug-ins See for pricing New Industry Packs
Contact Information & Other Learning Opportunities Questions later? Colin Winchester or Other learning opportunities Visit