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What is SCADA?

January 12th, 2015 | 1 Comment | Posted in Electrical distribution
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New article in our boxmail about SCADA systems. Here’s what you have to know about them…


What is SCADA?


SCADA (Supervisory control and data acquisition) is a system that is being used in different manufacturing processes. In energetics, SCADA systems are used in substations, hydropower plants, thermal power plants, photovoltaic power plants, wind power plants etc. Thus the dispatchers can monitor the different parameters in real time (load, voltage, if a failure become etc.). They also can make different switching operations from a distance.


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