Operational Technology and Services

Why Critical Vector?

We are an industry leading company providing services, applications and devices for data integration.

Who We Are

Critical Vector is a Real-Time Data Integrator specializing in Industrial Information Technology for the process automation industry. We enable clients to use their data by providing connectivity, storage, monitoring, and modeling using best in class software, applications and/or devices. Our business serves clients in several automation industries, such as Oil & Gas, Chemical, Pipeline, Discrete Manufacturing, and Energy.

Critical Vector consultants are experienced in Informational Technology and Operational Technology with a focus on Real-Time Data Integration. They work with clients to understand their business processes and ensure value by driving data from automation systems. Coupling data to an actual business and operational requirements delivers unprecedented insight.

Why are we interested in IoT? We are looking to the future, and for industrial companies, IoT is a cornerstone of the transformation that is happening. Which is, Industry 4.0 or the Fourth Industrial revolution. The revolution is a cyber-physical representation of the world or our clients’ process systems. The digitalization of sensors, controllers, and devices is spearheading the revolution since IoT plays a major role in enabling data acquisition and smart devices. Critical Vector along with its partners are invested in this with technology such as inmation and OPC to deliver clients’ IoT strategies.

Critical Vector is a member of ISNetworld. ISNetworld is an online ISNetworld Member Contractorcontractor and supplier management platform of data-driven products and services that help manage risk, support sustainability and strengthen relationships. It helps reduce unnecessary duplication associated with traditional qualification processes.

 

Critical Vector and Eigen Software Team Up to Provide Solutions for the North American Market

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KATY, Texas – July 27, 2021 – Critical Vector and Eigen Software are proud to announce their services and reseller agreement for North America. Critical Vector will be offering services and software on behalf of Eigen in the North American market with a specific focus on the Gulf Coast region. Critical Vector is headquartered in the greater Houston, Texas, area with easy access to the Gulf Coast and exceptional access to the rest of the USA due to its central location.

Eigen’s products and services empower organizations to work efficiently and operate safely within their environments, while bringing data to the very people who need it, at the right time, to make effective decisions, transforming the way businesses operate. Eigen’s DecisionBridge Technology helps you move faster from a decision to an action. Ingenuity 6.0 is the latest generation of online platform for doing work in industrial operations. Eigen’s Safety Barrier Health Monitoring empowers users to perform effective Barrier Management, by capturing all the information necessary to assess the status of all barriers and deliver real time monitoring of barrier health and the overall risk posture. With Digital Reporting from Eigen, you can take care of the face-to-face updates, while Digital Reporting takes care of the wider announcements. Access your personal set of dashboards, reports and alerts wherever you are with Eigen’s Mobile Monitor. Screen Presenter converts your existing reports into an online slideshow available on your intranet and includes information from multiple sources. Keep your existing workflow but avoid the need to email files to the whole company​.

Jared Goretzky, Chief Executive Officer, Critical Vector, said: “Eigen is a world class leader in European and Asian markets, and our intent is to foster the same success here in North America by delivering Eigen’s exceptional solutions and services to our clientele.”

Joel Chacon, Eigen’s Chief Commercial Officer, said: “Eigen’s technology is being used by the most demanding European independent oil and gas operators. Critical Vector is well placed to present Eigen’s technology to the North American market and help Gulf Coast operators derive efficiency gains from the digitalization of their operations. Both Eigen and Critical Vector come from a long tradition of innovation and deep-seated experience in the digitalization of upstream, mid-stream and downstream operations.”

About Critical Vector

Critical Vector LLC provides Operational Technology services and reselling for the Automation Industry. The company specializes in OPC and OPC UA communication protocols and provides desktop & mobile device data visualization, historian data storage, online data analysis, integration of operational systems and cloud-based connectivity. Clients include Oil & Gas, Chemical, Pipeline, Discrete Manufacturing and Pharmaceutical companies.

About Eigen 

Eigen was formed fourteen years ago by a group of Oil & Gas specialists who believed they could help operators deliver more impact by joining together: a whole delivering more than the sum of its individual specialist parts. Since then, we’ve delivered on our promise to create new value for our clients by deploying our O&G know-how and digital innovation on some of the industry’s demanding operational challenges.

 

For more information about Critical Vector and Eigen’s software and solutions, please visit www.criticalvector.tech.

Eigen

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Eigen empowers organizations to work efficiently and operate safely within their environments, while bringing data to the very people who need it, at the right time, to make effective decisions, transforming the way businesses operate.

DecisionBridge Technology – Take Action Faster!

DecisionBridge technology is the bridge between the information and the action. It lets you take the next step instantly; record, share, report or go to another system. Read More

Introducing Eigen Ingenuity

The tool to help you make faster decisions by untangling data and making it beautiful again! Read More

 

Matrikon OPC Data Management

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Here you’ll find products related to the transfer and conversion of data. Leveraging OPC’s Client/Server model, these communication enablers can be added to most OPC systems to provide additional functionality.

Matrikon® FLEX Dispatch™ — NEW!

Matrikon® FLEX Dispatch™ software brings together the functionality and scalability needed to sustainably deliver enterprise wide shop-floor data visibility. Using Matrikon Dispatch enables you to setup and manage open, secure data access to your shop-floor and remote automation systems throughout your enterprise. Read More

Matrikon OPC UA Tunneller™ Software

Matrikon OPC UA Tunneller provides an intuitive, user-friendly interface to help you get your Classic-to-Classic OPC connectivity and Classic-to-OPC UA bridging up-and-running quickly and efficiently. Read More

MatrikonOPC Data Manager

Easily share process data between multiple control systems. MatrikonOPC Data Manager enables users to move data between incompatible systems using industry standard OPC. Unlike other vendor’s products, Matrikon OPC Data Manager supports multiple OPC specifications like DA, HDA, and A&E as well as featuring redundancy. Read More

MatrikonOPC Redundancy Broker

MatrikonOPC Redundancy Broker (ORB) lets you transparently add redundancy to any OPC application. Unlike other less robust redundancy solutions, ORB provides high performance, is easy to configure, and provides redundancy for both real time and Alarm and Event data. Read More

MatrikonOPC Funnel

Consolidate connections to reduce connection based fees. MatrikonOPC Funnel acts as a gatekeeper to secure your OPC system. Read More

Matrikon Condition Manager

Matrikon Condition Manager is a powerful calculation engine that enables users to get more value from their automated systems by providing an easy to use platform for the complex calculation of real-time data. Import real-time values from any OPC enabled data source, apply mathematical logic, and then push the values to your control system and any number of OPC applications such as historians, trending and reporting packages. Read More

MATRIKON OPC DESKTOP HISTORIAN

Matrikon OPC Desktop Historian is an affordable solution for time-based data storage. Intended for standalone use or as part of a total enterprise data historian, the tool makes it easy to collect data from OPC Servers at an individual facility, or across an entire geography, and store it on your local Windows desktop. It’s the only product you need to meet a wide range of local data capture requirements. Read More

MODBUS OPC SERVER FOR MODBUS DEVICES

The Modbus OPC Server From MatrikonOPC provides secure and reliable real-time data access between all Modbus devices and any OPC-enabled applications such as Historians, HMIs, and SCADA …etc. This Modbus OPC Server securely communicates over Ethernet and/or Serial to many Modbus protocols. Read More

Services

Critical Vector offers Real Time Data Integration services to enable businesses to access their data anywhere in the world. We use industry standard protocols and processes to deliver this value. We can provide turnkey services or specific services to meet your business needs. Our services do complement the products we offer, but we also take pride in being able to provide vendor neutral services.

Critical Vector provides the following services: