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September 10, 2015

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...
June 26, 2015

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...
January 11, 2015

One Click PowerOn Fusion Refresh

WEL Networks use Synerty’s latest software to refresh their dev and laptop environments from the latest production backups with a single click. A fully automated process that does this isn’t new, but SynBUILDs approach is unique, and with a full GUI. To start the process, the user opens the SynBUILD...
November 16, 2014

SynTEST – Automated SCADA point validation

This week Synerty has dusted off our PowerOn Fusion automated SCADA point validation software. The software was written to automate point to point validation between a legacy SCADA system and PowerOn Fusion during replacement projects. We’ve put it to use validating the simSCADA database one of our other utilities has...
August 26, 2013

Leveraging the integrated.

Over the last two weeks, we’ve shifted from our set of disconnected corporate systems and embraced Atlassian’s stack of software. This is a very exciting change as it allows far greater collaboration with our clients, quality controls and peer reviews. It started with a search for a way to collaborate...
August 26, 2013

GE digital software summit sponsor

Thank you to all the people we met at GE’s digital software summit on the Gold Coast this year. It was a great event and thanks to GE for organising it and allowing us to be one of the sponsors. This years PowerOn Fusion customer presentations were very entertaining. My...
May 21, 2013

unmount enmac_mount

While upgrading to PowerON Fusion 514, one of the important changes I noticed was the removal of enmac_mount, the NFS mounting process. The enmac_mount process use to mount NFS shares to share files between servers. Sharing files is good, since it’s a required part of the way transactions work, but...
April 24, 2013

Synerty turns 4

It’s Synerty’s 4th birthday today. HAPPY BIRTHDAY Synerty. This year should be another exciting year full of cut-overs, go-lives and the release of SynNOVA. Fun to be had by all. A big thanks to all who have worked with Synerty over the years, We wouldn’t be here with out you.
April 11, 2013

PowerOn Fusion Web Server Quirks

One of the quirks of the PowerOn Fusion software we came across in the latest build of a PowerOn Web Server was the /admin/lv web service link was not loading the localisations correctly. We noticed this with version The control paths in oracle were prefixed with “/enmac/admin/lv” while the...
April 8, 2013


When we deliver the PowerOn Fusion environments we build to our clients, we need to ensure things just work when they arrive. Even the simplest of problems can take days to sort out remotely. After considering several options, we decided that the only way we could be sure it would...