For Immediate Release:
Release date: Immediate (February 15, 2012)
From: ExperTune Inc., USA
Media Contact:
George Buckbee, Tel +1 262-369-7711

ExperTune® Receives Multiple Industry Awards

ExperTune, Inc. continues its leadership in process control.  The company is being honored with several industry awards, recognizing excellence in the field.  The awards include Automation World's First Team award, Control Engineering Engineers' Choice Award, and Control Magazine's Readers' Choice Award.

ExperTune was selected as "Automation World First Team Category Leader" in the category of Loop Tuning Software.  Jim Chrzan, Publisher of Automation World, comments"The First Team Honorees offer outstanding examples of innovation and service. Chosen by their customers, we applaud these leaders and thank them for the inspiration and example they provide to the industrial automation community. Congratulations to them, and thank you to all the end-users who lent their voice to this inaugural program."

For the Control Engineering  award,subscribers voted to identify the products they felt were the most exceptional based on technological advancement, service to the industry, and market impact. "Innovative solutions such as ExperTune make manufacturing and other control engineering applications more efficient through smart applications of new technologies. Investments in the best products and software can help solve the most pressing challenges in automation, control, and instrumentation," according to Mark T. Hoske, Control Engineering content manager.

ExperTune's selection for a Control Magazine Readers' Choice Award marks the sixteenth straight year that ExperTune has been named.  In the article, Control's Editor, Walt Boyes, noted, "All the companies that are listed in the Awards have consistently demonstrated excellence in customer service and responsiveness, and they all deserve congratulations for their efforts."

ExperTune has been supplying controller tuning software to the automation industries, including Rockwell, for over 25 years.  John Gerry, President and Founder of ExperTune, comments "We at ExperTune are proud of our record of innovation and customer service.  We are delighted to accept these awards, and wish to thank our loyal customers for these recognitions."

About ExperTune

For 25 years, ExperTune has created award-winning optimization software now running in thousands of plants world-wide.  ExperTune's PID Loop Optimizer is the industry-leading control loop tuning software, having won dozens of awards over its history.  PlantTriage® Control Performance Monitor software oversees the optimization of an entire plant, including equipment, operations, and controls.  The PlantTriage suite of optimization tools are designed to increase the efficiency of processes.  The tools include swing or oscillation detection and elimination, interaction analysis, modeling, robustness, linearization, valve wear analysis, pH linearization, time series analysis, MPC performance improvement, 6-sigma, frequency response, and PID tuning tools. ExperTune is a member of the OPC Foundation.  PlantTriage also seamlessly integrates with the ProcessApex Unit Operations Evaluator.  For more information, set your browser to

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