Yokogawa Electric Corp.’s FAST/TOOLS® SCADA Web-based real-time management and visualization software suite delivers a comprehensive solution that brings together the company’s process management infrastructure, expertise and ecosystem support for greater efficiency and improved operational agility. This latest release has many new features and an intuitive design that works with all Yokogawa solutions, allowing it to serve as a corporate-wide automation environment. The SCADA market continues to grow, and a number of market research reports have identified the need for increased integration of disciplines and functions to drive down operating costs. This requires a transparent environment that can be integrated both vertically and horizontally with a variety of sources that can be accessed and shared globally. FAST/TOOLS® SCADA offers enhanced data acquisition, system integration and remote operations, and allows the deployment of information to subscribers through a secure cloud service that is always up to date, thereby increasing overall efficiency and eliminating the need for the exchange of paper documents. FAST/TOOLS® SCADA is ideal for oil and gas upstream/midstream, petrochemicals, chemicals, renewable energy, power, pulp and paper, pharmaceuticals, food, iron and steel, waste and water supply and wastewater treatment.