Commonly used terms: PSIM | COP | Command & Control | SCADA

These are the terms used to describe Omnipresence 3D Central Command. PSIM, COP, Command & Control, SCADA essentially have similar meanings yet are used within the different industries that we do business with.

 


 

Physical Security Information Management (PSIM)

A PSIM system is a relatively new term used within the physical security industry. A PSIM technology is designed to integrate disparate security systems into a common user interface. PSIM collects and interprets events to help organizations minimize risks by proactively identifying events and alerting the appropriate individuals before a costly and/or dangerous situation arises.

 

Common Operating Picture (COP)

COP gathers information from multiples sources and displays all relevant information within a common interface. COP ensures that all concerned parties have the same understanding and awareness of an event.

 

Command & Control

Command & Control centers unify and operate the company’s dispatch centers, surveillance monitoring centers, coordination office and alarm monitoring centers.

 

Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)

SCADA is a computer system that monitors and controls industrial, infrastructure, mass transit systems or facility-based processes.