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How Does Peek Scale

Peek has a distributed service architecture, as more users use Peek, the load increases on the “Client” service. Multiple “Client” services can be started to distribute the load and scale up.

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Sneak Peek – The HTML5 Mobile Network Diagram

With the imminent release of our latest product, It’s time to let some things slip. This is a sneak peek at the diagram plugin for, “Peek”, our Enterprise Pluggable Platform. We’ve been developing a fast, desktop and mobile HTML5 diagram viewer over the last 18 months and here it is. It…

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Attune for Quality Assured Production Fixes

Whilst Attune is great for automating large tasks like server builds, it’s especially great for quality assurance on small tasks as well. Here is a real scenario. We were tasked by a client to test some PowerOn Fusion database fixes on a pre-production environment. To do this, we created an Attune Procedure. There…

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Fully Automated PowerOn Fusion / Advantage Upgrade

Synerty Attune has just cutover it’s 6th PowerOn Fusion production environment. In this project, Attune built the PowerOn Fusion app/dms servers from scratch, installing oracle, installing the GE software, loading the dataset and configuring it all. Building 4 servers in parallel in 2 hours. I did say fully automated. On…

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One Click Dataset Load

WEL Networks use Attune to refresh their dev PowerOn Fusion with a single click. A unique approach to fully automated server integration. Attune enables knowledge transfer and allows any team member to kick of a dataset load. Development and test environments are a “must have” when working with critical infrastructure…

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Attune Cuts Over WEL Networks DMS

Late 2014, Synerty was selected to upgrade WEL Networks PowerOn Fusion ADMS to version 5.2. The project timeframe was 4 months from kick off to cutover. During this time, Synerty converted physical servers to virtual machines, combined app and db servers, upgraded PowerOn Fusion, and applied the latest patches to…

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Introducing Attune

SynBUILD has a new name, Attune Attune, Meaning : to bring into accord, harmony, or sympathetic relationship. Attune is a central, server based procedure automation and knowledge base, that brings server integration and administration into harmony. Attune brings many things into harmony, scripts, documentation, data, installers, scheduled tasks, and a…

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Automated GE DMS Web Server Build

We’ve created an automated Attune procedure to build a GE PowerOn Fusion DMS Web Server. What is an Attune procedure? An Attune procedure is a user configurable list of steps that do something. In this case, the steps install things like Microsoft IIS, Deploy useful utilities such as Notepad++, and…

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PowerOn Fusion Config Version Control

Have you heard of Repo? Repo version controls the live configuration of a GE PowerOn Fusion DMS. Synerty developed and delivered Repo some time ago, but today we’re using it to stash away our configuration work for a new PowerOn Fusion DMS implementation. Repo will ensure we capture and track…

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Power Leaks

While testing with PowerOn * Fusion, we discovered that the 5.1.4 version of the software is susceptible to a rather rare case of leaking memory, which can accumulate to an alarmingly large amount. While replicating the issue I was able to exceed the memory available to that client, with the EnmacClient.exe process consuming over 900MB of…

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