BAS & Facility Management

This Blog contains all things relevant to Dream Report in the Building Automation and Energy Management marketplace.

Dream Report Nominated for 2018 Engineers’ Choice Award

  Will you please VOTE for us? We are very proud to announce that Dream Report has been nominated and accepted for the 2018 Control Engineering Magazine, Engineers’ Choice Award. The Control Engineering Engineers' Choice Awards highlight some of the best new control, instrumentation and automation products as chosen by [...]

Dream Report Nominated for 2018 Engineers’ Choice Award2018-03-04T11:03:17+00:00

Dream Report 4.81 is Released

    Version 4.81 is finished and ready for Download.  This release, technically a maintenance release, is available to all version 4.8 users.  In addition to addressing a long list of customer software change requests, this release also delivers on a new feature theme of "Productivity." The main new features of [...]

Dream Report 4.81 is Released2018-02-11T15:14:04+00:00

One of these three items will justify Dream Report – but you get all three

Today’s automation professional is challenged with continuous improvement and doing more with less. Budgets are tight. Labor is expensive and over-burdened. It’s becoming harder and harder to sift through the broad range of tools available in today’s marketplace. Business Intelligence is the catch phrase in the front office but your [...]

One of these three items will justify Dream Report – but you get all three2018-02-07T19:49:59+00:00

New Dream Report Software Release Version 4.8

New Dream Report Software Release Industrial Enterprise Ready with Multi-User Development May 9, 2017 – Ocean Data Systems (ODS), the market leader in automated reporting and corporate dashboards for industry, announced the release of Dream Report version 4.8.  Multi-user and concurrent development now makes Dream Report the ideal solution for [...]

New Dream Report Software Release Version 4.82018-03-04T11:16:10+00:00

The areas of the Magic in Dream Report

There are many attributes of Dream Report that make it special.  But when asked “What is the most powerful aspect of Dream Report?”, the answer is in how it processes data into informative results. There are many steps to delivering information.  Dream Report excels in each category: Data Interfaces – [...]

The areas of the Magic in Dream Report2018-02-08T12:51:52+00:00

Dream Report for ALL Industrial Automation Vertical Markets

Ocean Data Systems is often asked where Dream Report is used the most.  The answer is a simple one, everywhere.  The reason is that every application and every organization benefits from the availability of information that Dream Report will deliver.  In addition, being a document generation solution, Dream Report creates [...]

Dream Report for ALL Industrial Automation Vertical Markets2018-02-08T15:03:44+00:00

Dream Report Version 4.72 – What’s New

Dream Report version 4.72 is another great step in our product evolution.  It delivers a wide variety of features, something for everyone. Main themes for this release: Access to more information, instantly via the Web Portal Dream Report Objects get more powerful and flexible Universal Templates for Water and Wastewater [...]

Dream Report Version 4.72 – What’s New2018-02-08T15:14:09+00:00

Preferred Utilities – OEM of Boiler, Burner and Fuel Management Systems

Preferred Utilities of Danbury, CT. is a leading source for expertise, products and services in the area boiler instrumentation and controls, high efficiency burners and fuel management systems across North America. Their markets include both small and large boilers, those typically found in hospitals, schools & universities, manufacturing facilities and [...]

Preferred Utilities – OEM of Boiler, Burner and Fuel Management Systems2018-03-04T10:49:58+00:00

36 Factors Make a 5 STAR Industrial Report and Dashboard Solution

In the past, business products were used to generate industrial reports and dashboards.  These included Microsoft Excel, Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SAP Crystal Reports.  Now, Dream Report is the leading “Purpose Built” solution for industrial reports and dashboards.  But what does “Purpose Built” mean?  It’s not just [...]

36 Factors Make a 5 STAR Industrial Report and Dashboard Solution2017-11-25T13:43:39+00:00

Dream Report Version 4.7 Release – New Features

See a video about the new release Even after 10 years, we're finding exciting new ways to improve Dream Report.  We are on the cusp of a new era, where Dream Report transitions from Document Generation to Ad Hoc Analytics.  Version 4.7 is a major step in that journey, while also delivering [...]

Dream Report Version 4.7 Release – New Features2018-02-27T21:32:41+00:00