All our experience and expertise combined
AutoCal+ is developed by Tradinco Instruments in Zoetermeer (The Netherlands). We are specialized in test, measurement and calibration solutions, especially in the quantities pressure, temperature and electrical. We started out over 50 years ago in Berkel en Rodenrijs, The Netherlands. Customers then knew us as a specialist player, with attention for their challenges. Real problem solvers. In all those years we remained ourselves and became a global player. We have an international accredited (ISO17025) calibration laboratory, clean room, an extensive product range and our own calibration software. From the start, AutoCal has always been able to operate with Tradinco products and products of other manufacturers being truly brand independant software.Customer demands and technical possibilities are important pillars in our continuous development.
Why do we do what we do? How did the product AutoCal+ come about? What developments are planned for the near future? In our roadmap you can see a brief overview of our history and our future
AutoCal, first in operation in 1987,used in company only to guide the calibrations with our own Death Weight Tester (DWT) and to save data. The software was written in MAI basic programming language. Soon customers showed interest in this program and we put it on the market and start selling it. The AutoCal product was born.
After a few years, AutoCal is written for MS-DOS. This created new possibilities such as entering standards, make corrections, control instruments and automatic calibration. From the start, AutoCal has always been able to operate with Tradinco products and products of other manufacturers. Being truly brand independant software.
In 1995 AutoCal became compatible for Windows, written in delphi which allowed the customers to execute multiple calibrations at the same time. A big advantage. Customers can now also make reports themselves.
Over the years, new drivers for different measuring instruments, standards and smart transmitters from different manufacturers have been added. Next to this, a variety of database types became available offering increased compatibility with the customers IT network.
The decision is made to renew AutoCal. Changing customer and market requirements, decentralized working, user-friendliness, techincal possibilities and quality are the motives. A start is made with drawing up all specifications.
The developments of AutoCal+ begins.
A customer panel has been formed, consisting of users who use AutoCal daily. AutoCal+ is demonstrated and feedback is collected. More will follow after this meeting.
The beta version of AutoCal+ is ready and is tested internally.
Testing with customers
A number of customers starts testing the application.
The first release of AutoCal+. This version contains everything to be able to perform a manual or automatic calibration.
The first major update that adds the option for field calibrations. It is now possible to upload procedures, perform the calibration and download the results.
The next major update. In this version a dashboard functionality is added on which important KPIs can be displayed. In addition, extensive functionality for Death Weight Testers (DWT) is added.
The development of new communication drivers for new reference instruments.
Always up-to-date and safe
AutoCal+ is cloud based. This means that you always work with the latest version of the software. No more manual, time-consuming updates you need to schedule. Furthermore, we store your data safely. From the start of development, we have taken all security aspects such as authentication and encryption into account. The data is stored, completely separately from other users, in the Google data center in Eemshaven (NL).
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