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ACS Controls and Software Partnerships

Clients Leverage Our Software Partnerships and Controls Certifications

Seamless systems integration is a constant moving target as industry innovation and client needs continuously evolve. The best way to stay on top of changes is through strategic partnerships with the organizations that pioneer those innovations. As a systems integrator, we partner with providers of hardware and software tools and technologies. This collaborative approach is integral to our clients’ success.

Through strategic alliances, we help our clients tap into the specialized expertise of a variety of vendors and partners, ensuring that each component of their facility controls, processes, and software benefit from the latest advancements and best practices. Most importantly, these partnerships ensure our clients have the versatility and customization to combat compatibility and interoperability challenges inevitable to complex facility controls. By working closely with diverse providers, we adapt to the partners our clients already have or seek to have, or we can help them select the best provider options for their distinct needs.

Partnerships are one of the critical ways we stay ahead of continuous technological innovation. We have established direct lines of communication for efficient problem resolution, minimizing downtime, and streamlining the procurement process. This allows us to deliver integrated controls that are technologically robust and tailored to meet the unique needs and objectives of your R&D and production facility today and into the future.

Featured Partnerships for Key Client Solutions

ACS partners with many industry-leading organizations for data acquisition solutions, application development, embedded development, test and measurement solutions, integrated machine and equipment controls, and automation to provide our clients with the best value. Applications include production automation, R&D development and control certification testing, quality verification, and end-of-line testing, ranging from automotive and commercial vehicles to aerospace and defense, transportation, and manufacturing.

Mitsubishi Electric – Diamond Partner Systems Integrator

ACS is honored to be named a Diamond Partner Systems Integrator, committing our engineering and technical efforts to their products as we design and develop solutions for our customers. We have experience with a wide range of Mitsubishi Electric automation technologies and products, including drives, process control, PLCs, HMIs, and more. As a Diamond Partner Systems Integrator, we specify and integrate Mitsubishi Electric products into our systems and solutions depending on customer requirements and preferences.

NI™ – System Integration Partner

We have been working with NI’s test system development and implementation since our company’s founding in 1994. Our team of Certified LabView Architects (CLA), Certified LabVIEW Developers (CLD), and Certified LabVIEW Associate Developers (CLAD) have experience on virtually all NI platforms across a wide range of markets in production and R&D applications. With our LabVIEW certifications, we have experience with the following NI programming platforms and hardware:

  • LabVIEW software
  • LabVIEW Real-Time module
  • TestStand test management software
  • VeriStand software
  • SystemLink server
  • LabVIEW Real-Time module
  • NI cRIO, cDAQ, PXI, and LabVIEW FPGA module

ACS is pleased to be named NI’s Partner Ecosystem for Rocket Engine Test Systems. As an NI System Integrator Partner, we specify and integrate NI technology and products into our systems and solutions.

Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork™ – Silver System Integrator

ACS is a Rockwell Automation partner and, as part of the PartnerNetwork™, certified as a Silver System Integrator. We have experience with a wide range of Rockwell Automation technologies and products, including Allen-Bradley drives, process control, PLCs, HMIs, and more. We regularly attend training sessions and conferences to stay current on the latest product offerings to help our customers increase productivity through automation. As a Silver System Integrator, we specify and integrate Rockwell Automation products into our systems and solutions.

    Siemens Solution Partner

    ACS has experience with various Siemens technologies and products, including automation, drives, and PLCs. As a partner in the Siemens Solution Partner Program, ACS markets and sells products, systems, applications, software, and services, and depending on customer requirements and preferences, we specify and integrate them into our systems and solutions. Our Siemens platform service offerings include:

    • Siemens MEAC
    • Siemens WinCC
    • Siemens PCS 7
    • Siemens S7
    • Siemens SIMATIC WinCC


      Hottinger Brüel & Kjær (HBK)

      ACS is a partner with Hottinger Brüel & Kjær (HBK), a global leader in testing and measurement solutions. HBK’s advanced hardware and analytics software bridge the physical and virtual worlds, providing engineers with precise data for faster product development and superior quality. HBK and ACS empower innovators across industries, from aerospace to automotive, to create solutions for a cleaner, healthier, and more productive world. Together, we’re poised to revolutionize testing and measurement, driving innovation and progress globally.


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        Bringing Vision and Performance Together

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