Easy-to-use calibration software for a single workstation.

CMX Light
Easy-to-use calibration
software for a single
workstation.
CMX Light
Calibration management made smart and simple.
Good calibration management software reduces your
workload, because it carries out tasks for you faster,
easier, and more accurately than you could do alone.
That’s what CMX Light is all about. It’s calibration
management software made smart and simple, with
all the necessary functions that help you in planning,
managing and documenting calibration work, as well as
storing detailed information about each device.
CMX Light is easy-to-use calibration software for a
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single workstation. It is the calibration solution for all
small and mid-sized companies that wish for advanced,
yet simple to use, calibration software.
CMX Light’s capabilities offer smart
and simple calibration management:
• Implementation is quick and easy.
• Setup, use and manage all calibration data.
• No need to remember when to calibrate, CMX Light reminds you.
• Store all calibration information safely and efficiently.
• Automate calibration procedures.
• Minimize paperwork by producing paperless calibration documents.
• 4th generation Beamex® Calibration Management Software
(started in 1984).
Manage all of the different calibration
quantities with CMX Light:
• Pressure
• Temperature
• Electrical
• Indicators
• Recorders
• Mass
• pH
• Length
• Flow
• And many others…
94,5%
of CMX customers are either
satisfied or very satisfied to
the ease-of-use of Beamex
products.*
* Beamex Customer Survey 2010
CMX Light – the key ingredient for efficient calibration system
PORTABLE
CALIBRATOR
CALIBRATION
WORKSTATION
DATA MANAGEMENT
AND STORAGE
CMX LIGHT
MANUAL
DATA ENTRY
CALIBRATION
CERTIFICATES
Upload calibration procedures from CMX Light to
Manually enter calibration data into CMX Light. If
portable calibrators and calibration workstations.
you like, you can also manually enter calibration information
Before performing any calibrations, you can upload all the
into CMX Light. This way you can store and manage all
calibration procedures that you need to do from CMX Light
possible calibration standards with CMX Light, no matter
to your Beamex field calibrator or workstation. No need to
what you calibrate.
carry any notepads with you.
Create, manage and store calibration information
Download calibration results from portable
safely and efficiently. All calibration data, procedures
calibrators and calibration workstations back to
and results are stored and managed in the CMX database.
CMX Light. When calibration has been completed, you can
The software reminds you what to do and when.
download all the calibration information and results from the
calibrator back to CMX Light. It’s fast and simple.
Print calibration certificates, reports and labels in
electronic format, on paper or both; it’s up to you.
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Simple and easy to use
Explorer-like browser interface. The explorer-type user
“Drag and drop” functionality. In CMX Light, you can move
interface allows you to navigate through calibration records
equipment by simply dragging and dropping it. In addition,
quickly and easily.
workflows can be created by dragging and dropping equipment.
This means that you can drag and drop work orders to your
Beamex calibrator. No need for pen and paper.
All the necessary features in a standard package
1,000-position database. The database in CMX Light holds
up to 1,000 positions.
License for a single workstation. CMX Light is ideal
software for companies who need calibration software that
is installed and used in a single workstation.
Manual data entry. Manual data entry really expands the
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possibilities of CMX Light. With manual data entry, CMX Light
can be used for managing, scheduling and documenting many
types of calibration quantities and equipment information that
is being used at the plant.
Royalty-free SQL server database. SQL Server 2005
Express Edition is a free (no separate SQL Server licenses
required), easy-to-use, lightweight, and embeddable version
of SQL Server 2005. It’s easy to use, robust and an inexpensive
way to build your calibration database.
Manage all your calibration assets – automatically
Position, device and calibrator database. CMX
tracks positions, devices and their functions and calibration
Plant structure. The multidimensional plant structure in
procedures, storing and maintaining the complete history of
CMX Light is similar to your real plant structure with uninstalled,
performed calibration tasks. No need to remember tasks, the
installed and spare devices with multiple procedures and work
system automatically alerts you when defined objects require
orders. Managing even complicated plant structure is easy.
recalibration and also guides the user through the entire
calibration procedure from start to finish.
User accounts, groups and permissions. For security
purposes, you can create user accounts, user groups and
Position and device sets. Create and maintain position
permissions to different levels.
and device sets (also known as workflows or routes). Static
sets assist users in planning calibration tasks and working with
Automated procedures. CMX Light’s automated calibration
a certain group of positions and devices instead of reviewing
procedures make calibration management efficient, fast and
the entire database.
repeatable. Automated procedures minimize mistakes compared
to manual methods of calibration management.
Wizard for database population. Database Wizard guides
you in creating new positions, devices and their functions and
calibration procedures.
Paperless calibration for increased productivity
Standard calibration certificates, reports and labels.
Paper documenting. If you want to print and store paper
CMX Light comes with a selection of ready-made standard
copies of calibration certificates, reports, route lists and other
calibration reports and certificates. They can all be saved in
documents, just simply drag and drop a work order to a local or
various types of electronic format (e.g. Word, HTML, .jpg, .bmp,
network printer.
PDF, Excel). CMX Light allows you to create all of your calibration
certificates and reports conveniently, without pen and paper, and
store them in the CMX database.
Adapts to your needs
Easy installation. CMX Light is installed into a single
workstation. The entire process is quick and easy; just follow
the instructions in the CMX Installation Guide and you can
begin software-based calibration management with CMX Light
in no time.
Seamless communication
with Beamex calibrators
Beamex calibrator support. CMX Light supports all Beamex’s
documenting field calibrators and workstations. These include
MC4 Documenting Process Calibrator, MC5 Multifunction
Calibrator, MC5-IS Multifunction Calibrator and MCS100
Calibration Workstation. CMX Light’s calibrator support offers
seamless downloads and uploads between the calibrator and
the software.
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Feature comparison of the CMX product family
CMX Product features
Positions/Tags in the database
Light
Professional
Enterprise
300
1000
Unlimited
Optional 5 000 positions/tags in the database
O
Optional 10 000 positions/tags in the database
O
Optional unlimited positions/tags in the database
O
Single workstation license
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Floating server licenses
O
l
Networking/multi-user support
l
l
Position/Tag and Device database
l
l
l
Position/Tag and Device sets
l
l
l
Calibrator database
l
l
l
Wizard for database population
l
l
l
Communication with Beamex calibrators
l
l
l
Manual data entry
l
l
l
Average and uncertainty calculation
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l
l
l
Plant structure
l
l
l
User accounts, groups and permissions
l
l
l
Pickup lists
l
l
l
l
l
17
17
l
l
l
l
l
l
Saveable filters
Standard paper reporting templates
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Importing/Exporting paper reporting templates
SQL Server 2005 Express database
l
SQL Server 2005 Express database tools
CMX Database Manager tool
l
l
l
Document manager
l
l
l
Multilanguage support
l
l
l
Site User Maintenance
l
l
User Defined Transfer Functions
l
l
Oracle database support
O
l
Communication with 3 -party calibrators
O
O
Configurable user interface
O
l
History Trend
O
l
Report Design
O
l
Pocket PC interface
O
l
Change Management
O
l
Weighing instrument support
O
l
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) support
O
l
CMX connector for SAP
O
l
O
l
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CMX connector for Maximo®
Configurable CMX connector for other software
O
Integration service to other software
O
Software Service Agreement (SSA) (upgrades and Help Desk)
O
O
Factory Type Validation – URS / FDS / IQ / OQ / PQ
O
l
On-site installation and user training (3 days)
O
l
QD3 database conversion (1 database)
O
l
QM6 database conversion (1 database)
O
l
Third-party database conversion
O
O
Report designing service
O
O
On-site validation service
O
O
l
O
= Standard feature = Optional feature
Related products and services
Portable calibrators
Beamex’s range of portable MC-calibrators for field calibration is
known for their accuracy, versatility and also for meeting both high
and uncompromised quality standards. CMX Light has built-in
communication with Beamex’s documenting calibrators.
Workstations
A workstation can be considered ideal when most of the maintenance
and calibration tasks are performed in the workshop. Beamex’s
workstation is a modular testing and calibration system designed for use
in workshops and laboratories.
Professional Services
An essential part of a complete calibration solution are our Professional
Services: – service and re-calibration, implementation and training,
software support, validation services and integration services. Working
with you step-by-step, from implementation to support and recalibration, Beamex’s Professional Services help you to get the most
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from your calibration investment.
The Complete CMX Product Family
Choose the calibration software that best meets your needs.
CMX Light
CMX Professional
CMX Enterprise
Easy-to-use calibration
Calibration software with wide
All-in-one calibration solution
software for a single
customization possibilities.
for large companies.
• Database for 1,000, 5,000, 10,000
• Enterprise includes features, such
workstation.
• Quick and easy start-up software.
or an unlimited number
as History Trend, Report Design,
• For a single workstation.
of positions.
Pocket PC Interface, Change
• Database for 300 positions.
• Wizard for easy database
population.
• Communication with Beamex
calibrators.
• Manual data entry of calibration
results.
• Paper documentation includes
standard certificates, reports and
labels.
• Installation options for a network
server or workstation.
• New option for weighing
instruments.
• Other options: History Trend,
Pocket PC Interface, Document
Design, Change Management, etc.
• Interface option for SAP®,
Maximo® and other systems.
• Optional Software Service
Agreement offers automatic
Management and Calibration of
Weighing Instruments.
• One floating installation for the
corporate server for sharing the
same system in all locations
worldwide.
• Database with unlimited number
of positions.
• Optional, configurable interfacing
with other software systems.
• Optional Software Service
software upgrades and
Agreement offers automatic
Beamex’s Help Desk services.
software upgrades.
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