Product Overview

DIgSILENT PowerFactory

DIgSILENT has set standards and trends in power system modelling, analysis and simulation for more than 25 years. The proven advantages of the PowerFactory software are its overall functional integration, its applicability to the modelling of generation-, transmission-, distribution- and industrial grids, and the analysis of these grids’ interactions. With version PowerFactory 2018, DIgSILENT takes a further step towards seamless integration of functionality and data management within a multi-user environment.

PowerFactory Highlights

  • Economical all-in-one solution with broad coverage of state-of-the-art power system applications
  • Extensive and flexible modelling capabilities with rich suite of power equipment models and libraries
  • Supports all network representations and phase technologies
  • Powerful network diagrams and graphic/visualisation features
  • Single- and multi-user environment with full support of team-working, user accounting, profiles and flexible customisation
  • Unique data management concept including project versioning and archiving mechanisms, master/derived concepts with compare and merge tools
  • Unlimited possibilities for process optimisation based on integrated scripting functionality
  • Rich interfacing and system integration options (e.g. GIS, SCADA, EMS)
  • Professional support via customer portal or hotline, as well as continuous product maintenance and development

DIgSILENT StationWare

DIgSILENT StationWare provides a reliable central protection settings database and management system for all power system substation data, both to manage the various control parameters and to centrally store substation related information. StationWare is based on the latest .NET technology.

StationWare Highlights

  • Multi-user web application
  • No client-side installation is required
  • Converters for 30+ manufacturer-specific file formats
  • Central storage for power system equipment data
  • Web services for seamless IT ecosystem integration
  • User-defined workflows for settings and process management
  • User-definable Python scripts and reports
  • Document library for effective file storage and management
  • Data validation of settings
  • Precise access rights management
  • Support of Oracle and MS SQL Server databases
  • Historic view mode to review data for a specific point in time

PowerFactory Monitor

PowerFactory Monitor PFM300 is a multifunctional Dynamic System Monitor which fully integrates with DIgSILENT PowerFactory software. PFM300 features grid and plant monitoring, fault recording, power quality, grid characteristics analysis and grid code compliance verification. It provides easy access to recorded data and test results and allows for the analysis of trends and the verification of system disturbance responses. PFM300 supports the latest standards and protocols.

PowerFactory Monitor PFM300 Highlights

  • Fast and slow fundamental frequency signals recording (triggered and continuous)
  • Triggered instantaneous value recording
  • Phasor measurements
  • Event recording and power quality monitoring
  • Condition supervision and monitoring


The GridCode software has been designed in response to the need to verify whether a conventional or renewable power plant is compliant with local Grid Code interconnection requirements on basis of generating unit tests.

GridCode Key Features

  • Data Viewer and Phasor Viewer
  • Power Quality Assessment
  • Check Grid Code Compliance
  • ON-LINE Compliance Monitoring System
  • Model Validation