Module Updates

Accord Module Updates April 2017: Builder – Added function to allow rewire of Variables within a Program. HMI – Updated Binding features to be writable for quicker changes. HMI – Added Popup control based on Plan SOP functions. HMI – Updated Popup control to be...

Template Reactor C1

> Templates This Template provides a starting project for a small Reactor for Pharmaceutical or Industrial Plant, and item names and descriptions, PLC Hardware, IP Addresses and IO addresses may be easily changed. This template is meant primarily as an illustration of...

Template Reactor C2

> Templates This Template provides a starting project for a small Reactor for Pharmaceutical or Industrial Plant, and item names and descriptions, PLC Hardware, IP Addresses and IO addresses may be easily changed. This template is meant primarily as an illustration of...

Active Directory Integration

Integration with Active Directory Accord Server can now poll your server for Users in active Directory and these Users can be assigned to User Groups in Server. This means that Users only have to be generated once, in Active Directory, removing a layer of Users for...

Generate cGMP documentation for Model

> Builder Documentation Generation Generation of Process Description, FDS, SDS, IQ, OQ, SAT documentation.  Accord Builder provides the printing of documentation which matches the Mode and is valid for use in Design and Testing stages of projects. Documents are...

Setup Report Trigger and Storage

> Platform  Accord Reports is a configurable query builder which returns historical information on processes or equipment values in a tabular format. When a Report is configured it can be setup to be automatically generated to a document, and to be mailed to...

Select a Recipe for a Program

> Platform Accord Recipe allows for the configuration of one or more Recipes for a Program.  Each Recipe can contain a unique set of Setpoint values, Step Times and a custom Step Order. When a Recipe is setup for a program in Accord Recipe Manager then is may be...

HMI Deploy to Runtime

> Platform > HMI Deploy HMI Application to HMI Runtime Client HMI Runtime provides a permanent running application on a PC or Panel PC. In HMI Design the function Deploy HMI is used to create a version for HMI Runtime. If the PC or Panel PC being used is not the same...

HMI Controls List

> Platform / HMI Program Controls: These provide interface to a Program or selection of Programs, with easy access to associated Step times, Setpoints as well as full program control and ability to move the program to any step in the sequence. There is a built-in...

Manage Users

> Platform > Server Server User Management Projects and User Groups Projects allows for the configuration of User Groups for a specific project, along with the users that may be assigned to that project.  User Groups may be used to override the default Access Level...

Manage Server Communications

> Platform > Server Server Advanced Communications Setup Accord Server provides communication services to a variety of different possible clients.  Advanced Communications facilitates communication with the Accord Controls.  The Advanced Communications prompt...

Setup a Report in Reports Manager

> Platform  Accord Reports is a configurable query builder which returns historical information on processes or equipment values in a tabular format. On first opening Accord Reports or on selection of New, a blank report is presented, to be set up.   Each Report needs...

Setup a Recipe in Recipe Manager

> Platform  Accord Recipe allows for the configuration of one or more Recipes for a Program.  Each Recipe can contain a unique set of Setpoint values, Step Times and a custom Step Order. Each Program Recipe has five distinct configurable attributes.  These are as...

Control a Plan in Plan Manager

> Platform  Accord Plan provides the ability to set up sequences of Programs to be run automatically, with selected Recipes for options, step options and setpoints. Starting of New Plan Sequence When a Plan Sequence is Saved is may be started Manually or Automatically...

Setup a Plan in Plan Manager

> Platform  Accord Plan provides the ability to set up sequences of Programs to be run automatically, with selected Recipes for options, step options and setpoints. Setting up a New Plan Sequence Open the Plan Manager, the initial screen is presented. Ensure the...

Setup Server OPC with Licence

> Platform > Server Server OPC Setup and Project Licensing In order to deploy a project on a PLC, Accord Server requires a minimum of one OPC Profile providing the configuration to communication with the target PLC. The OPC Configuration prompt will request the...

Selection Database Server

> Platform > Server Server Database Setup Accord Server requires a DBMS to host the database that stores the majority of its configuration and historical data.  The Database Management prompt will request that you select the desired target DBMS.  This stage of the...

Setup Program Recipe in Builder

> Builder Program Recipe in Accord Builder A Program is an automated activity in the Process Plant. The Program Setpoints, Decisions, and Step Order are contained in the Program Recipe. Each Program has a Recipe and each recipe may contain any number Setpoints and...

Setup Program General Items in Builder

> Builder Global Program Items: Variables and Constants and Program Order in Accord Builder A Program is an automated activity in the Process Plant. Variables and Constants are registers which can be used in any Program. A Program Order allows sequencing of the...

Setup Steps in Builder

> Builder Setup of Steps in Accord Builder All Programs in Accord contain Steps. A program may be configured for any number of Steps, and a single Step may be repeated any number of times in the Step Order. In the properties for the Program the top option is to...