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The project to develop industrial solutions to ensure cyber security and continuity.
Prosys will be sponsoring OPC Day Europe 2017. The event will be held May 30/31 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Meet Prosys at the Hannover industrial fair on the 24.-28.4.2017.
Prosys will organize the biannual OPC UA Workshop in Espoo, Finland 28.-30.3.2017.
As the holidays are near, we want to wish a happy holidays and thank everyone for a warm year.
SPS IPC Drives will be held on 22.-24.11.2016 and is Europe's leading fair event on automation technology and industrial software. The fair gathers the best companies around the world. In the fair you can inform yourself about all products, trends and innovations within the industry.
Prosys will attend OPC Day Finland 2016 in Hyvinkää, 18 October 2016 and will organize the annual OPC UA Workshop on 08-10 November, 2016
In 2016, industrial internet is becoming a part of everyday life in industrial and high tech companies.
As the holidays are approaching, we want to wish you peaceful holidays and thank you for the past year.
KYBER-TEO project serves to advance industrial cyber security in Finland.
SPS IPC Drives will be held on 24.-26.11.2015 and is Europe's leading fair event on automation technology and industrial software. The fair gathers the best companies around the world. In the fair you can inform yourself about all products, trends and innovations within the industry.
Prosys will attend OPC Day Finland 2015 in Espoo, 20 October 2015 and will organize the annual OPC UA Workshop on 17-19 November, 2015
Key findings of our IT Customer Need Survey 2015: IT decision-makers appreciate agility and business-orientation
Each year Prosys invites a number of IT industry and technology decision-makers in a survey to discuss their needs and challenges regarding IT services.
AEL will host a seminar on Big Data and the Industrial Internet in May.
When devices and systems communicate with each other more and more, new kinds of secure and flexible data transfer solutions are needed.
Meet Prosys at the Hannover industrial fair on the 13.-17.4.2015.
As the holidays are near, we want to wish a happy holidays and thank everyone for a warm year.
In 2014, the overall value of the IT market in Finland is estimated to be 10.0 billion euros. The IT services market is expected to grow by 3.3 percent while the hardware market is in decline.
SPS IPC Drives will be held on 25.-27.11.2014 and is Europe's leading fair event on automation technology and industrial software. The fair gathers the best companies around the world. In the fair you can inform yourself about all products, trends and innovations within the industry.
Prosys will attend OPC & MES Day Finland in Espoo 7.10.2014 and will organize the annual OPC UA Workshop on 4.-6.11.2014.
We invite you as our guest to the most important event of automation and manufacturing technology of the year, the Tekniikka 2014 exhibition in Jyväskylä, Finland 3-5.9.2014.
Each year Prosys invites a number of IT industry and technology decision-makers to take part in a survey to discuss their needs and challenges regarding IT services.
Companies view collaborative development as key to their success-
The redesigned prosys.fi has been launched today.
Meet Prosys at the Hannover industrial fair on the 7.-11.4.2014.
Season's Greetings from us and the children of the world. This Christmas, our company decided to give a smart gift: To help the children of the world through UNICEF.
SPS IPC Drives will be held on 26. - 28.11.2013 and is Europe's leading fair event on automation technology and industrial software. The fair gathers the best companies around the world. In the fair you can inform yourself about all products, trends and innovations within the industry.
Tablets are commonly used tools at the corporate management level. Use and application of this device is now expanding fast to the maintenance and installation tasks and becoming more common among field force, logistics professionals and other service personnel.
Welcome to meet our experts at the Automation Fair 1-10.3.2013 in the Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Centre. Teknologia´13 combines four stong exhibitions: Automation, Elkom, Hydraulics&Pneumatics and MecaTec and it is one of the largest trade exhibition entities in the Northern Baltic Sea Region. Come and explore the latest solutions for different industries and meet the decision-makers, experts, designers and users of the automation industry.
Prosys will attend OPC & MES Day Finland in Tampere 15.10.2013 and will organize the annual OPC UA Workshop between 12.-14.11.2013.
We invite you as our guest to the most important trade event of the printing, packaging, plastics and food industries in the Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Centre from 3. to 5.9.2013
Our customer needs survey of ICT services in industrial and high-tech companies in Finland was implemented in June 2013.
Prosys is continuously developing its operations and services. The aim of our work is to always create added value and increase the competitiveness of our customers. That's why we systematically collect information about our customers' changing needs and develop our services and the way we work accordingly.
Prosys developed hard control and alarm switch support for Neste Jacobs' NAPCON® Simulator - training simulator system. Prosys provided a turnkey solution, including everything from configuring and installing the Beckhoff PC/PLCs on-site to developing the software for the project.
The HANNOVER MESSE 2013 is the world’s most important technology show and a powerful driver of investment in new technology and automation.
Prosys provided Metso Paper a software application for managing digital hydraulics control system parameters and PLC program used in specific parts of calender machines. The software visualizes important alarm and numerical data for a maintenance user and helps to configure essential control parameters easily.
Market Vision estimates that IT market will grow in 2013 by 2.4%. In 2012, growth was 1.9%. Although hardware sales slowed in late 2012, IT services and software sales kept overall IT market development positive.
Once again it's time to thank you for the past year and wish you happy holidays. This year, instead of sending greetings in mail, we decided to contribute to a good cause: through Unicef we send gifts full of life.
Gartner forecasts 2.5% growth in worldwide enterprise IT spending 2013. Manufacturing, natural resources sector, banking and communications and media services are expected to offer the largest volume of growth opportunities through 2016.
Microsoft has released a new Windows Phone 8 smartphone operating system. The biggest new feature in Windows 8 phones is the Live Tiles event-driven user interface. There is no such feature in any other smart phone. Our Microsoft Independent Software Vendor (ISV) partnership allows us to be among the first ones to offer our customer companies the knowledge on how Windows 8's potential can be used to effectively in business.
Automation and production technology professionals will meet again 10.-12.10.2012 at the Congress and Exhibition Center Jyväskylä Paviljonki.
OPC and MES Day 2012 brings automation and production management experts together in Spektri conference center in Espoo on 9 October 2012. Prosys is a partner in the event and you can meet our experts during the event by visiting our booth. Prosys also organizes OPC UA workshop in 10.-11.10.2012. The two-day workshop will be held conveniently following the OPC and MES 2012 Day in Innopoli 2, Espoo.
Microsoft releases the new Windows 8 operating system version for official distribution on 26.10.2012. Due to the ISV partnership Prosys has, Windows 8 is already available for our customers. If you want to test the final version of Windows 8 or compatibility of your applications already now, please contact our experts. We also have all the new software development tools at our disposal, which we will be happy to tell you more about.
Helsingin Energia is one of Finland's largest Energy companies and they utilize OPC solutions provided by different vendors. Prosys organized a customized OPC training for Helsingin Energia. A major part in the training was practical excersises, with which the participants could also achieve precious practical experience about the subjects included in the training.
Prosys's experts Jouni Aro and Otso Palonen wrote an article for Promaint 4/2012 magazine. The integration of automation system data into other systems including MES, ERP, operation and maintenance systems, has been further pronounced during the last few years. However the transmission of data between systems is challenging and demands are high for example in data security. The article describes the capabilities OPC UA offers for implementing different data transmission solutions in a unified way.
Prosys is continuously developing its own operations and services. We have a clear objective to provide genuine added value to client businesses and strengthen their competitiveness with our services. That is why we collect systematically information about our customers' changing needs and use this feedback to develop our services and the way we work.
Car manufacturers are discovering that they have a lot to learn about their customers, who are using smart phones. Phone operating systems are now spreading to car infotainment systems. The automotive sector has been developing these IVI solutions (in-vehicle infotainment) already for a while, but the solutions have been too complicated and slow to use, with poor UI design.
Prosys has developed in co-operation with Atoy Group an innovative online tool for automotive technical trade and workshop operations. The new online tool allows the spare part retailer or mechanic to find the right parts fast and efficiently using a car registration number or a spare part number.
Prosys developed an ERP integration system, which in co-operation was customized for processes and machines of Hansaprint. The solution benefits include real-time data acquisition with customized machine and factory user interfaces, performance calculation, automatic transfer of data between different systems and reduction of manual reporting.
Prosys developed sales configurator software to support training planning, customer service and sales activities of Semat. The sales configurator enables training program customization based on the needs of an individual customer company in a visual and efficient way.
We will participate in ICTexpo Helsinki 2012 -fair in Helsinki 18.-19.4.2012. For two days, ICTesxpo will gather 5 different trade shows under one roof at the Helsinki Fair Center.
The Linux Foundation conducted an invitation-only survey of 1893 enterprise Linux users.
The utilization of cloud computing services has increased in Finland more quickly than anticipated. One year ago one fourth of organizations were using cloud computing services, today the numbers have increased to encompass half the enterprises. The change is led by large organizations, where especially the use of software as a service has increased greatly.
The article discussess information security and data transfer in industrial systems. Specialists from the Finnish National Emergency Supply Agency, Aalto University and Prosys are beeing interviewed in the article. The article concludes that effective production needs real time data transfer, which has to be reliably excecuted. In addition the article includes information on an automation industry safety initative, in which automation security needs and procedures are researched and improved.
Product quality and traceability requirements are at a very high level at Valio, consequently efficient and reliable data transfer between different systems is crucial. To meet this need Prosys developed integration software between automation and manufacturing execution systems, based on the OPC UA standard.
According to a recent study conducted by Marketvision, 75% of companies are currently planning an ERP systems development project. Additionally, a quarter of the organizations are planning to replace their ERP by an entirely new system. Previous large round of ERP systems renewals was in the early 2000s.
Olemme mukana Suomen Automaatioseuran OPC Day -seminaarissa 11.10.2011. Tapahtuma järjestetään Espoossa ja keskittyy tällä kertaa erityisesti OPC UA -teknologian hyödyntämiseen MES- ja ERP-integraatioratkaisuissa.
ICT priorities of IT and business management in Finnish SMEs, large enterprises and public organizations were studied in the spring 2011. IT and business line managers were also asked about their opinions on the role of ICT in their organizations.
AEL Insko-seminar, Using production data in practice, was held in Helsinki on 25.─26.5.2011. Prosys's expert Pyry Grönholm gave a lecture on the IT architectures, process data transfer, security & software.
Gartner Research says the application management is progressing to be a major challenge for IT management in all industries. IT management teams should focus on their organization's portfolio of applications and introduce different tools for application management. Application management is not just about improving the management of applications, but also about the business process standardization.
We will participate in IT EVENTS 2011 - Business IT Fair, Helsinki 23.-24.3.2011. For two days, IT-TAPAHTUMAT (IT Shows) will gather 5 different trade shows under one roof at the Helsinki Fair Center.
We will participate in Automaatio XIX Seminar, Helsinki. AutomaatioXIX 2011 is the forum for presenting notable results from research, drawing attention to commercial products, systems, and services, exchanging real-life experiences, and bringing together automation professionals.
Market Vision has updated its forecast for Finland's IT market. 'Finland's IT Market 2010-2012' study aims to provide an overall picture of the Finnish IT market value and development of the market value.
Neste Jacobs has adopted the new OPC UA technology for their process control, calculation and optimization solutions, which are used in refineries and petrochemical plants around the world.
Prosys is a Microsoft ISV (Independent Software Vendor) partner. From 01/11/2010 partners renew their contracts according to the requirements of the new Microsoft Partner Network program, and at the same time partner logos have been changed.
The Linux Foundation, in partnership with Yeoman Technology Group, recently conducted a survey of 1,948 Linux users. The survey found that 76.4% of companies are planning to add more Linux servers in the next twelve months.
Direct mailing of TeollisuusSuomi paper reaches key business and technology professionals in Finland. The paper is also distributed during Tekniikka 2010 Exhibition at Jyväskylä, and GrafTec2010, Pactec2010 and FoodTec2010 exhibitions at Helsinki.
We participate in Tekniikka 2010 Exhibition Jyväskylä, October 5-7. The 15th Tekniikka exhibition is an important event for automation, production technology and maintenance businesses, where technology companies management, design, development and production professionals meet. Welcome!
Prosys has agreed to partner with Semat China Ltd, located in Shanghai. The first delivery of software has already been made to the petrochemical industry.
Marketvisio’s ICT Barometer gives a quick overview of the development of ICT spending in companies operating in Finland as well as in public sector organizations.
In April and May, Prosys surveyed customer needs and the factors affecting the selection of an IT partner in its customer companies. In addition we researched customer satisfaction in different Prosys service sectors and collected new ideas for service development and customer communications.
Prosys participated in Microsoft event for partner executives, where Finnish IT market forecast for this year was published. Microsoft continues to be a strong software product company, but at the same time it strongly increases investments to cloud computing.
Prosys has renewed server systems and at the same time switched over to a hypervisor technology that runs directly on server hardware (bare metal). This means that in the future Windows and Linux operating systems will not be used as host operating systems for virtualization, but only as virtualized application servers.
In 2009, printing house Helprint chose Prosys to be its production system development partner. By now, the work has produced a new solution for printing presses, which renews production data acquisition, monitoring and reporting.