Plug-ins and Extensions

System Integrators and Partner companies can create new protocols, complex modules, code libraries, graphical controls and Plug-ins, extending the FactoryStudio functionality. The developed extensions can be used privately by your company on your projects, added to Cloud Gallery for free community use, or sale. This section contains only the extensions that are directly supported by Tatsoft.

If your company would like to create your own extension, contact us to access the toolkits.  

Cloud Gallery

Free Project components and templates

For subscription licenses, or perpetual licenses with the Support and Maintenance plan active, FactoryStudio project configuration tools can directly access a repository of project components and plug-ins, which  can be added at to your projects. Plug-ins created by Tatsoft are added at no-cost. System Integrators are invited to submit their Plug-ins to showcase in the Cloud Gallery,  as free promotion or their work, or as components to sell directly to the FactoryStudio users. 

Creating Extensions

System integrators are invited to use Tatsoft toolkits to promote their work to our cloud community or to resell and in our gallery Showcase. 

  • Driver Tookit: Create new Communication Protocol drivers.
  • Data Access API: Develop external applications and modules connected directly to the FactoryStudio real-time database. 
  • WPF and HTML5 controls: Add custom controls directly to the navigation bar of FactoryStudio graphical designer.
  • Plug-ins and components: Use FactoryStudio to create project plug-ins, with open configuration or protecting your Intellectual Property. 

Communication protocols - Energy

Developed jointly with Tatsoft partners, the following protocols for Electrical Utilities are available:

Yearly Subscription
Perpetual License
DNP3 Master up to 10 channels: US$ 600
DNP3 Master 11+ channels: US$ 900
DNP3 Master up to 10 channels: US$ 1,800
DNP3 Master 11+ channels: US$ 2,700

Contact us for pricing on additional drivers: DNP3 Slave, IEC-61850 Master and Slave, IEC-870-5-101 Master and Slave, IEC-870-5-104 Master and Slave.

Extensions and Project Templates

Yearly Subscription
Perpetual License
Remote Asset Monitoring
Application template to monitor geographically distributed assets, includes 32 hours of customization services: US$ 6,000
 
Tundra interface for GE Historian, by INS3.
Integrates with GE Historian using high-speed SDK level connection:
US$ 1,500
Remote Asset Monitoring
Application template to monitor geographically distributed assets, includes 32 hours of customization services: US$ 18,000
 
Tundra interface for GE Historian, by INS3.
Integrates with GE Historian using high-speed SDK level connection:
US$ 4,500

Communication protocols - Oil & Gas

Developed jointly with Tatsoft partners, the following protocols and extensions for Oil & Gas are available:

Yearly Subscription
Perpetual License
WiTS0 (Active and Passive): US$ 600
WITSML interface: US$ 900
WITS Suite (WITS0 + WITSML): US$ 1,200
WiTS0 (Active and Passive): US$ 1,800
WITSML interface: US$ 2,700
WITS Suite (WITS0 + WITSML): US$ 3,600

FS for use with OSIsoft PI and PI AF

Direct high-speed FactoryStudio connection to OSIsoft. Learn more.

Yearly Subscription
Perpetual License
FS to PI interface, up to 5000 tags: US$ 1,500
FS to PI interface, unlimited:  US$ 3,000 

(*) FS to PI interface requires PSA (PI Server Access) license from OSIsoft.

FS to PI interface, up to 5000 tags: US$ 4,500
FS to PI interface, unlimited:  US$ 9,000 

(*) FS to PI interface requires PSA (PI Server Access) license from OSIsoft.