InsightCM is a software solution for online monitoring to be used with Cutsforth monitoring hardware. In the InsightCM web application, you can configure and manage monitoring devices, set alarm rules, view acquired data, determine how InsightCM stores data, and more.
Refer to the list below to learn what's new in InsightCM 3.8.5 and above.
InsightCM Release Notes lists changes for major and minor releases.
New Device Types
InsightCM now supports the following device types: MMS-9042, MMS-9047, and IR-9042.
Custom database and data directories can now be specified during installation.
InsightCM now uses Software Key for license management, see Licensing InsightCM
HTTP API Improvements
Alarm rules are now included when fetching assets from the server, see Accessing InsightCM Data Services Using HTTP API.
Upgraded MongoDB and PostgreSQL
InsightCM now uses MongoDB 4.2.19 and PostgreSQL 11.16.
New File Path
New Service Names
InsightCM 3.8 and InsightCM MongoDB
The following sections describe the recommended specifications for the InsightCM Server. InsightCM and SystemLink are incompatible and should be installed on separate servers.
Note Cutsforth recommends using solid state drives to improve disk throughput.
Systems with fewer than 10 Monitoring Devices
Systems with fewer than 50 Monitoring Devices
Systems with more than 50 Monitoring Devices
Note If you use the InsightCM Server Enterprise Gateway Toolkit add-on with OSIsoft PI System software, you must install the OSIsoft PI Asset Framework (AF) Client.