Operation Technology, Inc. (OTI), developer of ETAP enterprise software solution for power systems, has launched ETAP 11.0.
This latest release includes many new key features, several new analysis modules, new elements and libraries, and significant enhancements to existing modules. Many of the new and enhanced functionalities are based on user input and suggestions. In fact, ETAP 11 software underwent extensive beta testing at several customer sites prior to its release. ETAP customers with an active maintenance contract will automatically receive the new release.
ETAP 11 provides an integrated and collaborative environment through multi-user data management and project merge capabilities. The data manager feature allows for creation and viewing of electrical data changes between revisions, as well as managing electrical data and engineering properties. Comprehensive renewable energy models for wind turbine generator and photovoltaic array with manufacturers’ specific libraries, combined with full spectrum power system analysis, have been added to this release. ETAP 11 also offers a graphical user-defined dynamic modeling (UDM) module. This logic editor interface provides an interactive graphical environment to build, simulate and test a variety of control block diagrams. A new ETAP Real-Time web-based interface and thin-client architecture offers advanced visualization and a rich user experience with secured access and minimum footprint.