NovaStar 4X Features n X Windows GUI n Networks with Windows and Unix n Point and click user interface n Login/password security n Programmable windows n Active graphic screens n Customized menus for users
Menus n Xmenu pull-down menus launch display and setup programs n The xbutton menu does quick starts of programs used often.
Graphical Maps n Click on a readout to show the station name and select additional displays.
Dynamic Data Displays n Readouts update in real time. n Readout displays can be text, bars, circles or graphs.
River Plots n Time series plots (trend charts) can show several points on a river.
Station Plots n Stations plots show critical levels, short term trends and basin rainfall.
Rainfall Stations n Individual rain station plots show rainfall caught in time periods.
Data Display n Display station data for selected time periods. n Include rated discharge for level stations.
Reports n Display data in reports for current or historic periods.
Data Plots n Plot one or more sensors for the current or historic periods. n Click the plot to show the peak values.
Setup Programs n GUI screens let you setup the database. n Buttons display lists for easy selection.
Received Data Windows n Incoming data can be shown in a window. n Minimize the window to hide it then restore it as needed to check if receiving data.
Alarms n Incoming data is checked for alarm conditions and alarms are sounded on active user sessions.
Alarm Setup n Setup multiple alarm level checking. n Alarms will sound on the console, pager or other alarm devices.
System Scheduler n Schedule activities to happen at regular intervals. n Print reports n Do FTP transfers n Update databases
Login Security n Users that log into the system are assigned privilege levels to limit what they can see and change.