This Tech Note provides a checklist to cover before deploying a Platform to a computer. It is based on content found in Appendix A System Integrator Checklist of the FactorySuite A² Deployment Guide.

Use this checklist to evaluate current systems with the goal of uncovering sources of errors or poor performance. For example, the error message Platform exceed maximum heartbeats timeout of 8000 ms along with poor performance and strange symptoms is often caused by not having the ArchestrA network first in the Network Binding Order. See the section Configure Dual NICs below for more information about this configuration.

Application Versions

  • All Industrial Application Server versions
  • All Wonderware Application Server versions