The significant developments in PowerFactory 2022 include:
Updated graphic colouring schemes, featuring colour palettes and flexible options for customising plots and diagrams
Generic Co-Simulation with other simulation tools, based on the widely used FMI (Functional Mock-Up Interface) standard
Initial developments for supporting Modelica as a modelling language for time-discrete models
A new Artificial Intelligence module, for fast Quasi-Dynamic Simulations using pre-trained neural networks
A new Optimal Recloser Placement function within the Reliability Analysis Functions module
Revision of the Protection Coordination Assistant, now supporting both distance and overcurrent protection
Further developments to the Variation Manager, with new views that allow comparison and modifications on an object and attribute basis
Many new and improved Power Equipment Models for even more detailed and sophisticated studies
Support of PostgreSQL for multi-user databases
The PowerFactory 2022 Preview version is available on the DIgSILENT website, to registered users of companies with valid guarantee/maintenance, on the Download Area section for registered users. Please be aware that this preview version is for your interest and feedback only; the official release is expected in January 2022.
With the new features in the PowerFactory 2022 Preview version, we continue the process of enhancement and development which ensures that PowerFactory remains the ideal tool for a wide range of network planning and operational studies, from small micro-grids to large transmission and distribution networks, including HVDC and renewable technologies.
We wish you continued success with DIgSILENT PowerFactory.