Type of scans - Metasys - LIT-12012406 - Software application - Performance Verification Tool - 4.2

Metasys Performance Verification Tool (PVT) User Guide

Product name
Performance Verification Tool
Document type
User Guide
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The following table explains the different types of scans.

Table 1. Scan Types
Type of Scan Description
Inventory Identifies an inventory list of all controls hardware, such as supervisory devices and controllers, along with several key attributes of those controllers.
Performance This feature performs the following tasks:
  • Identifies opportunities for improvements, which could lead to energy savings.
  • Identifies areas of the network that could use some maintenance, such as cleaning up unbound references or removing duplicate BACnet® IDs.
  • Measures how accurately setpoints are being met and maintained, and identifies equipment that frequently deviates from setpoint.
  • Identifies areas of security risk, such as dormant accounts and use of the Metasys default credentials.
Feature Assessment Measures how well the Metasys features are being utilized and reports on commonly underutilized features, such as Tailored Summaries, Optimal Start, or Demand Limiting/Load Rolling (DLLR).