Operating Software for Configuration and Parameterization of Field Devices (FDT/DTM)

Designed for the efficient and fieldbus-independent operation of Field Device Tool (FDT) / Device Type Manager (DTM)-based field devices from a wide variety of manufacturers, PACTware provides an easy and cost-effective solution for getting started with plant asset management applications. PACTware also allows fieldbus diagnostics and the simulation of operating states.


Easy and Cost-Effective Way to Get Started with Plant Asset Management Applications

  • Easy central operation of field devices from different manufacturers
  • Fieldbus-independent use with the corresponding CommDTMs
  • FDT/DTM standard compliant
  • Software application available free of charge

Efficient Use of Field Devices in the Process Industry

  • Fast plant commissioning, fast replacement of defective devices
  • Simple remote device parameterization
  • Comprehensive monitoring of process-critical devices
  • Central management of all device parameters
  • Automatic creation of plant documentation

Order Information

Scope of Delivery 
SoftwarePACTware (developed by members of the PACTware Consortium)
DocumentationUser Manual
Order Numbers 
VAA-YY-023000PACTware (free of charge)
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LRA-NN-021980DTM Library
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Case Studies

Sasol Germany GmbH

Industry: Process

Application: HART Asset Management


Benefit: Reduction of failure risk and Optimization of work processes


Softing Industrial


+49 89 456 56-340

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USA, Canada and Mexico

+1 865 251-5252

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