Water & Wastewater

This Blog contains all things relevant to Dream Report in the Water and Wastewater marketplace.

ANSI/ISA 18.2 Alarm Management and Dream Report

In 2009, a new standard was released by ANSI/ISA called ISA 18.2.  It covers the Management of Alarm Systems for the Process Industries.  Alarm Management is a very important topic, and we’ve all heard stories of operators becoming desensitized by chattering alarms, or alarm bursts that present too much information [...]

ANSI/ISA 18.2 Alarm Management and Dream Report 2018-06-28T18:54:40+00:00

Dream Report Version 4.82 is Available

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dream Report Version 4.82 is Available May 29, 2018 – Ocean Data Systems (ODS), the market leader in reporting and corporate dashboards for the automation industry, announced that version 4.82 is posted and available for download. Dream Report version 4.82, technically a maintenance release, is available to [...]

Dream Report Version 4.82 is Available 2018-05-30T20:36:39+00:00

Energy Management for ALL Markets and All Applications

Choosing the Right Technology for Your Energy Management Solution   Energy Management is a very broad topic, spanning many markets.  However, in all cases, there are fundamentals that need to be considered.  From the chart above, you can see that inefficiencies in today's processes, overall, waste more energy then is [...]

Energy Management for ALL Markets and All Applications 2018-03-28T21:37:03+00:00

Dream Report Added to Rockwell Automation Encompass™ Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dream Report Added to Rockwell Automation Encompass™ Program December 7, 2017 – Ocean Data Systems (ODS), the market leader for industrial automation reports and dashboards, announced that Dream Report is now a reference product in the Rockwell Automation Encompass™ Program. Ocean Data Systems is now an Encompass [...]

Dream Report Added to Rockwell Automation Encompass™ Program 2017-12-14T08:20:02+00:00

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 Award 2018-03-04T11:03:17+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 Released 2018-02-11T15:14:04+00:00

Owl Cyber Defense – Proven Partner Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Owl Cyber Defense Solutions Joins Dream Report Proven Partner Program October 5, 2017 – Ocean Data Systems (ODS), the market leader in reporting and corporate dashboards for the automation industry, announced that Owl Cyber Defense Solutions, LLC (“Owl”) has joined the Dream Report Proven Partner Program and [...]

Owl Cyber Defense – Proven Partner Program 2018-02-07T20:12:05+00:00

Water and Waste Water Example Templates

There are three reasons Water and Waste Water customers want a solution like Dream Report. First, there are reports mandated by regulatory agencies.  This requirement is the most likely driver of Dream Report selection and the Water and Waste Water industry is by far the most regulated in this respect. [...]

Water and Waste Water Example Templates 2018-02-07T19:43:47+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 three 2018-02-07T19:49:59+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 4.8 2018-03-04T11:16:10+00:00