TechValidate Research on Schneider Electric Software Citect SCADA

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201 Customers Surveyed

1,436 Data Points Collected

68 Published TechFacts

8 Published Charts

1 Published Case Study

Selected Research Highlights

Schneider Electric Software Citect SCADA Customer Review

3.5/5 Stars

In a few sentences, please describe your experience with Citect SCADA 2016 and your impression of the new user interface.

So far so good. The new UI is heading in the right direction.

What new features of Citect SCADA 2016 will have the greatest impact on your organization and why?

Citect SCADA 2016’s grid will be great for our casual users. Deployment offers some serious benefits too.

Schneider Electric Software Citect SCADA Customer Research

Enhanced project configuration view

How do you find the ability to view your entire system with all its projects and include projects in the new project view?

Very useful: 44%
Useful: 55%
Not at all useful: 2%

Citect SCADA Customer Statistic

91% of surveyed organizations find the new out-of-the-box ‘Context-aware’ Workspaces useful in reducing their engineering effort.


Citect SCADA Case Study

Small Computer Software Company


This case study of small computer software company is based on a November 2017 survey of Citect SCADA customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Plan to use Citect SCADA 2018 for the scheduling of all pumping stations of the City of Moscow.”


The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Citect SCADA:

  • Finds the new out-of-the-box ‘Context-aware’ Workspaces extremely useful in reducing their engineering effort because they don’t need to write any Cicode.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Citect SCADA that the surveyed company uses:

  • Finds the new consolidated Workspace environment interesting, but unlearning old configuration habits takes time.
  • Finds the new Graphics Enhancements extremely useful in helping to optimize operator and engineering efficiency.


The surveyed company achieved the following results with Citect SCADA:

  • Citect SCADA 2018 is very effective in helping them increase operator efficiency.
  • The impact they see the new extensive Library of configurable objects having on engineering efficiency:
  • Save time in project configuration, with the extensive range of equipment-based library selections
  • Improve operator awareness with a wide use of colours / fonts
  • Forsees saving 25-50% in their project management and maintenance using the new Situational Awareness based Workspace.
  • Benefits they see the new Alarm Management enhancements having on operator awareness and efficiency:
    • Reduce operator overload with ease of identifying critical alarms
  • Benefits they see the new Multi-monitor Support having on managing their projects:
    • Improve operator awareness

Citect SCADA Customer Research

How useful did you find the new Graphics Enhancements (including pinned windows & polyline graphics) in helping to optimize operator and engineering efficiency?

Extremely useful: 26%
Useful: 72%
Not useful: 2%

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About Schneider Electric Software Citect SCADA

CitectSCADA and CitectHistorian, our software suites, have expanded to include Vijeo Citect and Vijeo Historian which are designed for customers who require a tightly integrated hardware and software solution from a single vendor.

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