Configuring viewLinc Enterprise Server - viewLinc 5.1

Vaisala viewLinc Enterprise Server version 5.1 User Guide

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viewLinc 5.1
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User guide

After installing, accepting or adding devices, you are ready to configure the viewLinc Enterprise Server to meet site-specific monitoring needs. Several interactive tours are available from the viewLinc desktop Help > Tours menu:

  1. viewLinc Enterprise Server configuration
    •  Create Zones and Locations
    •  Add groups and users
    •  Add and apply alarm templates
    •  Set system preferences

    Use the Planning Worksheet to define:

    • Names for your monitored sites (Zones and Locations)

    • Users, their assigned groups, rights and permissions

    • Alarm thresholds required for different Locations

    • Alarm notification delivery methods (email/SMS/command/voice), and notification escalation paths

  2. Optional setup tasks
    • Assign permissions to groups
    • Set up schedules for alarms and notification periods, and report generation
    • Create predefined comments
    • Define views
    • Add signal towers or remote displays
    • Set up voice and/or SMS web services
    • Connect to Vaisala OPC UA Server
  3. Optional installation verification tasks:
    • System test
    • Validate system
Online tours are available for each configuration step (see Help > Tours).