Device integration from its best side
FDT (Field Device Tool) is currently the only technology in the world that supports the integration of field devices and communication components in software solutions for all segments of the automation industry and for all important Fieldbus systems. From start to end, FDT plays a role in the configuration and parameterization, through the operation and until the maintenance.
We are the leading experts in the FDT technology and our products and services cover all aspects of the FDT-based device management.
How FDT helps your customers
You are a manufacturer of field devices or communication components: The device-DTM, which you deliver together with your device, allows your customers to integrate your devices in many system solutions of large industrial manufacturers. This opens new marketing possibilities for you..
You are system manufacturer of automation solutions: With the FDT-Container functionality, you present your customers the open system they have long desired. With FDT their favorite device components can be smoothly integrated into your system in an easy and standardized way.
Our FDT range of services at a glance:
We advise you comprehensively and professionally about the device integration and we help you to find your very own and future-proof device management strategy, which also takes into account the latest technological developments and trends, such as FDT®2 and FDI.
FDT Training & Workshops
In our ongoing training- and workshop sessions we teach you everything you need to know about FDT, if you plan to use FDT in your products.
DTM Development & Maintenance
We develop fast and resource-efficient DTMs that are based on our products dtmMANAGER and basicDTM, for your field devices and communication components. We also offer you a long-term maintenance contract, so that you can forget about the PC-device configuration for a long time.
DTM Test & Certification
Having a certificate shows that the quality of your DTM is standard-conform and a certificate also gives you access to certain applications, which require a valid certificate. Being the official test laboratory of the FDT Group, we carry out the testing and certification of your DTM for you. Even before this final stage, we help you to prepare your DTMs for the test and we assist you in the elimination of any possible problems.
FDT Frame Integration
We assist you with the integration of our frame component fdtCONTAINER component in your system. In this way, you get the fastest possible, reliable and standard-conform assistance from FDT as an integration technology, not only for third party components but optionally also for your own devices.
Condition Monitoring and Asset Management
Based on FDT and other device description standards we develop for your innovative solutions for Condition Monitoring and Asset Management. You will benefit from our architecture-concept Remote FDT Server which crosses the boundaries of Microsoft Windows and which makes the FDT technology also available for other important platforms (Linux, Apple iOS, Google Android, Windows Phone 7).