Adroit Solutions in Telecommunications Download
Adroit Solutions in Telecommunications
Enhancing Telecommunications with Adroit SCADA and Mitsubishi Electric Factory Automation Solutions
Adroit Technologies is a leading player in Research and Development, Production, Sales & Marketing, Training, and Support of software products for Automation, SCADA, MIS, and MES solutions. Alongside its technical services arm, Adroit Technologies Technical Services, the company excels in developing customized industrial IT, MIS, and MES solutions to cater to its diverse clientele. The Energy Sector, known for its complexity and scale, requires efficient monitoring and control of production plants. In this regard, Adroit SCADA, in combination with Mitsubishi Electric Factory Automation solutions, offers a comprehensive solution to tackle the challenges faced by this industry. This article delves into the capabilities and benefits of the Adroit SCADA and Mitsubishi Electric partnership, demonstrating how they ensure superior performance and safety for valuable energy assets.
The Telecommunications Sector is a vast and complex one and the Adroit SCADA is ideally suited to assist in the efficient monitoring and control of even the most complicated production plant.
The rigid and quality-driven nature of this industry is ideally suited to the Adroit SCADA/HMI product. The time-tested and proven reliability of the product sees Adroit being used by large producers to safely run these valuable and strategic assets. The Adroit architecture and openness offer companies a unique capability of not only traditional SCADA/HMI functionality but the ability to integrate all aspects of their operations. By adopting a more holistic approach to Operations Management significant savings and operational efficiencies can be realised. In this sector, Adroit is uniquely placed to ensure a superior quality of supply in all aspects of the operations and management of these facilities.
Adroit Solutions in the Telecommunications Industries – Target areas:
- IoT (Internet of Things): Managing and optimizing the deployment and operation of IoT devices and applications.
- Communications: Overseeing telecommunications networks and services to ensure efficient and reliable communication.
- Data Centers: Managing and maintaining data centres that store and process large volumes of data.
Adroit Solutions in the Telecommunications Industry – Challenges :
- Networks: Ensuring the stability, scalability, and security of telecommunications networks to meet growing demands.
- Cloud/Coverage: Extending and optimizing cloud services and coverage to provide seamless connectivity and access to resources.
- Traceability: Ensuring proper traceability of data and communications for security, compliance, and troubleshooting purposes.
- SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition): Utilizing SCADA systems for centralized monitoring and control of network infrastructure and services, enabling better management and response to network issues.
- PLC (Programmable Logic Controller): Implementing PLCs to automate and control various aspects of telecommunications operations, such as power management and remote equipment control.
- RTU (Remote Terminal Unit): Deploying RTUs to monitor and control remote devices and equipment in the telecommunications network.
- HMI (Human-Machine Interface): Employing HMIs to provide an intuitive graphical interface for operators to interact with control systems and monitor network performance.
- M2M (Machine-to-Machine) and MQTT (Message Queuing Telemetry Transport): Leveraging M2M and MQTT communication protocols for efficient and secure data exchange between IoT devices and applications.
By applying Adroit Solutions in Telecommunications you can address the challenges faced in managing IoT, communications, and data centres. SCADA and PLC systems enable better control and monitoring of networks and infrastructure, leading to improved network performance and reliability. RTUs enhance remote monitoring capabilities, ensuring efficient management of distributed assets. HMIs provide operators with user-friendly interfaces for better network control. M2M and MQTT protocols enable seamless communication between IoT devices and applications, facilitating the growth and scalability of the Internet of Things. Overall, these solutions contribute to the efficient and reliable operation of telecommunications systems and services.
Adroit and Mitsubishi Electric Factory Automation Solutions in Telecommunications
MultiChoice, South Africa
MultiChoice is the leading multichannel digital satellite television operator across the African continent. Its dynamic technology platform and varied bouquet of channels, built on a foundation of compelling premium entertainment, has seen MultiChoice grow its business across South Africa.
Partnering with Africa’s #1 SCADA all their bay stations are monitored via SNMP, Allen Bradley and Modbus protocol back to head office in Johannesburg, South Africa.
The interface was built on the Adroit Information Portal platform. This allows operators to access the system from disparate geographical locations across the Internet using either the smart-client in LAN connection or over the web using the web service capability of the product.
Stand Alone Configuration
– 25000 Scan Points and 15 Remote Client Connections
MTN, South Africa
Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group, operating in 21 countries in Africa and the Middle East. As of the end of December 2006, MTN recorded more than 40 million subscribers across its operations.
Adroit Information Portal is used for MTN’s Business Management System (BMS) to control their Data centres across South Africa. Adroit monitors the temperature, power, cooling, humidity, generators and the UPS. Communication to Adroit is done with Mitsubishi Electric Q-series PLC, SNMP and Modbus Ethernet protocol.
Stand Alone Configuration
50000 Scan Points and 20 Remote Client Connections
Vodacom, South Africa
Vodacom is an African mobile communications company providing voice, messaging, data and converged services to over 45 million customers. From our roots in South Africa, we have grown our operations to include networks in Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of Congo (‘DRC’), Mozambique and Lesotho.
Vodacom required the creation of an Adroit Information Portal-based network management system to remotely monitor (and control) various hardware components that made up their ground base. Satellite communication infrastructure (modems, controllers as well as a Spectrum Analyser).
Active Cluster Configuration
– 25000 Scan Points and 8 Remote Client Connections
Sentech, South Africa
Sentech is a State Owned Enterprise (SOE) operating in the broadcasting signal distribution and telecommunications sectors and reporting to the Minister of Communications. Adroit is implemented on a central master/slave server used to gather and log the statuses of the equipment installed on about 260 sites in the Republic of South Africa. A mixed set of links that includes Fibre, Satellite, GSM and SMS is used to gather the input data.
Adroit SCADA Intelligence is used to display historical data and generate reports to check conformance to SLA agreements with our clients.
The alarm analysis tool is used to do root cause analysis on the alarms generated by the system.
– 25000 Scan Points and 18 Remote Client Connections