Historian Server 2020

Upcoming Session(s)

Tue3/23/21toWed3/24/21Online EventTUE: 8:30 AM - 9:00 AMOnline EventSIGN UP

Class Information

Length: 2 days
Hours: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: $1,250.00/person

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The AVEVA™ Historian Server 2020 Virtual Instructor-Led course is a 2-day, virtual instructor-led class designed to provide a fundamental understanding of the features and functionality of AVEVA Historian for both AVEVA Application Server and AVEVA InTouch HMI applications.

This course provides lectures and hands-on labs to present and reinforce the knowledge necessary to use Historian for SCADA and factory data.

This information includes how to configure, historize, and retrieve historical data; retrieve auto-summary data; implement data replication to a remote historian; and insert, update, and import historical data.


Target Audience

This training is for system integrators, consultants, engineers, and technical professionals who need to configure and use the product in a variety of manufacturing settings.


Knowledge of the following tools, features, and technologies is required:

For all students:
Industrial automation software concepts
Structured query language (SQL) fundamentals for data retrieval

For historizing data from Application Server:
Automation Objects
Historization of attributes
Deployment model
Object Viewer

For historizing data from InTouch Tags:
InTouch HMI tag development


Upon completion of this course, you will have learned the following skills:

  • Start and configure Historian
  • Configure and historize Application Server and InTouch HMI data
  • Retrieve data with Historian tools
  • Retrieve data with SQL queries
  • Distinguish between retrieval modes
  • Use time domain extensions in SQL queries
  • Update, insert, and import historical data
  • Use a Tier-2 Historian for replication and summarization
  • Backup and restore Historian data

Course Outline

Module 1Introduction
Section 1Course Introduction
Section 2Introduction to Historian
Section 3System Requirements and Licensing

Module 2Historian Configuration
Section 1Configurator
Section 2Historian and the System Management Console

Module 3Historian and System Platform
Section 1Integrating Historian with System Platform

Module 4Historian and InTouch HMI
Section 1Historian and InTouch HMI

Module 5Data Retrieval
Section 1Historian Data Retrieval Tools
Section 2Data Retrieval Subsystem
Section 3Retrieval Modes

Module 6Manual Data
Section 1Data Definitions
Section 2INSERT and UPDATE Query Syntax
Section 3Importing and Backfilling Historical Data
Section 4Importing Data with Questionable Quality

Module 7Summaries and Data Replication
Section 1Data Summarization and Replication
Section 2Summarized and Replicated Data Retrieval

Module 8Historian Maintenance
Section 1History Block Maintenance
Section 2Historian Database Management

Appendix AAdditional Retrieval Options for Queries
Section 1Retrieval Options
Section 2Advanced Retrieval Modes


Earn 16 CEU credits!

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