AUSTIN, TX, FEBRUARY 2017—The US Patent Office has issued WIN-911 Software Patent 9,535,570 for a Method and System for Remote Alarm Event Notifications for Automated Machinery. This patent covers a broad array of machine and process alarm management and notification functionality that WIN-911 has pioneered including a novel flow chart style graphical user interface, methods for easily invoking a pre-determined workflow for routing and escalation and methods to convert diagrammatic representations into computer executable instructions.
“WIN-911 is committed to on-going research and development to bring new capabilities and innovations for alarm and alert notification to market. ” said WIN-911 CEO Greg Jackson. “
“These innovations provide our customers with easier to deploy, configure and manage products and we are proud to receive this recent patent. As equipment and processes become increasingly complex and the next generation of plant managers and operators look to improve productivity and efficiency, our products provide key company personnel with critical alarm and alert information on the preferred device at the right time.”
Users can easily configure how an alarm notifies the appropriate personnel. WIN-911 orchestrates the notification sequence and allows the system to take action at specific points in an alarm’s lifetime. WIN-911’s new alarm escalation tool patent demonstrates a continued effort to build products that allow scalability, flexibility, and power.