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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Java Support for Encore Series System End

February 17, 2017
Dear Encore Series System Customers,
Encore Series Software (ESS) makes extensive use of the Java Plug-In for generating graphic images and manipulating setup information. Oracle, Java’s manufacturer, has announced that it will be ending development of the Java Plug-In for Web browsers with the introduction of Java 9. This is currently scheduled for mid-2017. In addition, the latest generation web browsers like Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge no longer support the plug-in architecture that is required to use the Java Plug-In. Consequently, it is not possible to use ESS with the latest generation of web browsers.
We have been evaluating several solutions to this issue, and have determined that the best solution is to migrate customers to a new software platform. Dranetz and sister company Electrotek Concepts have a new version of our widely used PQView software in development. PQView has capabilities that are well beyond those of ESS, including advanced reporting and support for other manufacturer’s products. This latest version in the PQView family is being rolled out in 2017. It includes the Dranetz DataNode downloading and management foundation of ESS, but also adds powerful data analysis and reporting capabilities. Additionally, there is a new web browser interface that offers all of these capabilities in a modern web enabled environment that is similar to ESS, but is not Java based.
It is our plan to migrate our ESS users to a new stand-alone, Dranetz (only) version of PQView during 2017. This software will be a subset of PQView, with a feature set that is aligned with the capabilities of the present ESS, but it will offer many enhancements, including a modern look and feel, as well as a responsive web design for use on all platforms, including mobile devices. It will also provide a direct growth path to the larger PQView software system as your needs grow.
There is no action required on your part at this time! The purpose of this letter is to inform you that we have been well aware of the upcoming changes to the Java Plug-In environment, and we have plans in place to make the transition to a new and improved solution as smooth as possible for our customers. During this transition period, you will be able to keep using the existing ESS, as long as you use the current versions of Web Browsers and the Java Plug-In.
You will hear more from us about our roll out plans in the coming months, but please feel free to contact our Technical Support group with any questions at +1-732-287-3680.
Sincerely,
Dranetz Technologies, Inc.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Dranetz HDPQ® Xplorer Power Quality Analyzer

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The Dranetz HDPQ® Xplorer power quality analyzer represents the top of the line in the Dranetz HDPQ family of products and offers you simply the best PQ monitoring available from Dranetz, or any other manufacturer! The Dranetz HDPQ Xplorer includes all of the features of the Dranetz HDPQ Visa and Guide power quality monitors, but also adds high speed transient capture capabilities, so you’ll never miss an event!
The Dranetz HDPQ Xplorer power quality monitor offers you the best in class monitoring capabilities available. It measures to all current industry standards, including IEC 61000-4-30 Class A, IEC 61000-4-7, IEEE 1159, IEEE 519, IEEE 1459, and more. With its high speed transient data capture (1 microsecond/channel) capabilities, this 8-channel workhorse simultaneously captures and characterizes thousands of parameters, by using a range of standard and customizable operating modes. The unique measurement capabilities include capture of low-medium-high frequency transients through peak, waveshape, rms duration and adaptive high-speed sampling, as well as power measurements to clearly characterize harmonics, non-sinusoidal, and unbalanced systems. The Intelligent AnswerModule® feature provides consultant-like analysis of sag directivity, capacitor switching transient identification/directivity and motor analysis/reporting.
For more information on the Dranetz HDPQ Xplorer, please visit our website at: http://www.dranetz.com/product-services/current-dranetz-products/dranetz-hdpq-xplorer/

Contact Dranetz
sales@dranetz.com
1-732-287-3680

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

The New Dranetz HDPQ SP - IP65 Rated


Dranetz Expands the Dranetz HDPQ Product Line by Introducing IP65 (Weather/Hardened) Versions of the Dranetz HDPQ Visa and Guide Power Quality, Demand and Energy Instruments
Dranetz HDPQ Visa SP
New Dranetz HDPQ® Visa SP and Guide SP instruments provide an IP65 enclosure option to the Dranetz HDPQ family of Power Quality, Demand and Energy instruments. Users can now choose between a portable Dranetz HDPQ instrument with a 7” color touch display, or a new IP65 SP version without a display for outdoor, harsh and remote applications, or applications where a display is undesirable!
EDISON, N.J. — January 10, 2017 — Dranetz Technologies introduces the new IP65 rated DranetzHDPQ Visa SP and Guide SP instruments that are intended for use in harsh, outdoor and remote environments, or for applications where an LCD display is undesirable. Dranetz HDPQ users can now choose between a traditional


Dranetz HDPQ Guide SP
“It’s all about choices and user preferences” said Ross Ignall, Dranetz Director of Product Management. “Our users can now choose the enclosure type that best fits their needs without sacrificing the measurement capabilities that they expect from Dranetz. If the primary use is in harsh or remote applications, the new IP65 SP models directly fulfills this requirement, without adding the cost and bulk of an IP65 enclosure formerly required to protect portable instruments. The new Dranetz HDPQ SP instruments take advantage of the industry leading communication capabilities of the Dranetz HDPQ product family and allow users to fully control the instrument remotely from any PC, tablet or smartphone, eliminating the need for a local LCD display.”

The Dranetz HDPQ family of Power Quality, Demand & Energy instruments not only offers the industry’s best measurement capabilities, but also have the most powerful communications capabilities in the industry. The powerful communications available in the Dranetz HDPQ line enhances the end users Productivity and Safety by allowing users to control the instrument and download data remotely – Users no longer have to expose themselves to hazardous environments and can now manage their power surveys remotely from the safety and comfort of their offices or other more desirable locations.

Price:               Model dependent, consult sales for questions
Availability:       Immediately available

Contact Dranetz at sales@dranetz.com, or call 732-287-3680

Monday, January 9, 2017

The New IP65 Rated Dranetz HDPQ SP

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The Dranetz HDPQ Family has been expanded to include our IP65 rated HDPQ Guide SP and HDPQ Visa SP versions.







Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Eric Leisure Joins Dranetz As Central Region Sales Manage


Edison, New Jersey – November 30, 2016: Dranetz is pleased to announce that Eric Leisure has joined the company to fulfill the position of Central Region Sales Manager.

Prior to joining Dranetz, Eric worked for Benshaw Advanced Controls & Drives, as their Regional Sales Manager, and was responsible for the sale of motors, controls and solutions. He also was with Thomas & Betts (part of ABB), a worldwide leader in power and automation technologies. Eric also worked for Schneider Electric (Square D), Cooper Power Systems (Eaton), and Indianapolis Power & Light. “Eric has very extensive sales and technical experience with several industry leaders, according to Dranetz Vice President of Sales, Brian Todd. “His strong background with utilities, distributors, as well as other end customers will fill a critical in the Central Region.”

Mr. Leisure has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology from Purdue University, as well as a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business from Indiana University.

Eric lives in the Houston, Texas area with his wife Patricia, and their three boys, Matthew, Nicholas, and Benjamin.

Contact Eric Leisure:
eleisure@dranetz.com
713.410.5907

Contact Dranetz:
www.dranetz.com
732.287.3680

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

We've Added More Seminars!

Dranetz Technologies provides no-cost educational seminars at select cities in the continental US throughout the year. This incredible value is open to anyone interested in power quality, demand, and energy monitoring, and only requires registration to reserve your seat. All power quality seminars are 1/2 day, run from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, and a continental breakfast is included.

PDH (Personal Development Hours) certificates will be issued to attendees. Individual states will validate applicability of PDH.




Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – November 15, 2016

Online Registration

Courtyard Philadelphia South at The Navy Yard
1001 Intrepid Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19112
1 (215) 644-9200

Details

Flyer (Interactive PDF)

(Continental breakfast included)


Edison, New Jersey – November 16, 2016

Online Registration

Dranetz Headquarters
1000 New Durham Road
Edison, New Jersey 08817
1 (732) 287-3680

Details

Flyer (Interactive PDF)


(Continental breakfast included)

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Dranetz Fall Power Quality Seminars

http://www.dranetz.com/fall-seminars-2016/

Dranetz Technologies provides no-cost educational seminars at select cities in the continental US throughout the year. This incredible value is open to anyone interested in power quality, demand, and energy monitoring, and only requires registration to reserve your seat. All power quality seminars are 1/2 day, run from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, and a continental breakfast is included.

PDH (Personal Development Hours) certificates will be issued to attendees. Individual states will validate applicability of PDH.



Lake Oswego, Oregon – October 26, 2016

Online Registration

Holiday Inn Express
15700 SE Upper Boones Ferry Road
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
1 (503) 620-2980

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Newark, California – October 27, 2016

Online Registration

Courtyard Newark Silicon Valley
34905 Newark Blvd.
Newark, California 94560
1 (510) 792-5200
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Hartford, Connecticut – November 10, 2016

Online Registration

Radisson Hotel
50 Morgan Street
Hartford, Connecticut 06120
1 (860) 549-2400
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Edison, New Jersey – November 16, 2016

Online Registration

Dranetz Headquarters
1000 New Durham Road
Edison, New Jersey 08817
1 (732) 287-3680