Integrated, secure, and effective industrial data management enables your people to leverage the expertise and knowledge of others, draw from various data sources and gain insight to allow decisive and effective action.
Today’s industrial operations, facilities and public infrastructure have many diverse sets of technologies and systems that need to be effectively integrated and managed to achieve an efficient operation. Cogent delivers tailored industrial information systems enabling personnel to effectively monitor and respond to prioritized operational issues.
> Device Integration & Network Communications
Cogent’s staff offer extensive experience in industrial IT and control device communications, enabling device connectivity to maximize the value of data from disparate systems. Our device integration services provide connections to a broad range of systems within the operation and IIOT solutions including PLCs, BMS, RTUs, DCSs, intelligent devices and controllers. Cogent has experience with many industrial networks/buses including: Ethernet/IP, Modbus/TCP, DeviceNet, ControlNet, Profibus, Profinet, Modbus, BACNet and others.
> Process Historians
Extracting the value from all the data produced within an industrial operation or facility requires the right toolsets to produce and access meaningful information. Cogent offers expertise in the integration of process data from disparate real-time sources into process historians, and the effective deployment of all the tools to visualize and analyze this captured data. Cogent offers experience with all the major historian software companies. Our services are focused on proven methods to collect and cleanse data and provide a reliable data integration solution.
> Database Development
Aggregating data and providing integrated access to information is key to real-time plant production systems. Cogent provides the necessary know-how to ensure plants can collect, access, aggregate and analyze data quickly and efficiently within the right context through proper database design and integration.
> Custom Software Applications
Cogent offers full development expertise in both desktop and web applications and application-to-application integration for industrial clients. Our team leverages current technologies and standards-based practices in development, test and production procedures to ensure project success.
> Application to Application Integration
Cogent’s services and solutions offer expertise in integration between applications using industry standard practices and tools (i.e. Web Services, APIs, databases etc.). Connecting real-time data with ERP components opens up new opportunities for facilities to extract more benefits from their IT asset investments and drives greater operational performance.