• Key Features
  • Common Features
  • Advanced Features
  • Device Support
  • Protocols / Networks

Key TOP Server WITS Suite Features Include

  • Advanced communication performance handling features (see Advanced Features tab)
  • Flexible system architecture with support for solicited and unsolicited communications
  • Supports Ethernet Encapsulation for using Ethernet-to-Serial converter
  • Automatic Tag Database generation for plug and play ease of use

Advanced Features Include

  • Configurable Inter-Character Timeout
  • Configurable Message Delimiter
  • Configurable delay period between write operations
  • Supports Automatic Tag Generation
  • Supports Ethernet Encapsulation via Ethernet/Serial converters, Ethernet Device or Terminal servers

Supported Devices Include (Don't See Your Device Listed?  Contact Us)

  • Anadrill
  • APS Technology SureShot
  • Baker Hughes
  • BlackStar Electromagnetic Tools
  • Canrig Rigwatch
  • Departure Energy Services MWD
  • Dynamic Drilling Systems
  • Erdos Miller
  • EPOCH Rigwatch
  • Extreme Engineering
  • Forerunner Technology Drilling Sensors
  • Geospect Instruments
  • GeoSteering RIGCOMMS
  • iBall Instruments Bloodhound
  • Mudlogging Systems MControl
  • NOV Amphion Rig Tool Controllers
  • NOV RigSense
  • Pason - EDR
  • Schlumberger MWD and PowerDrive RSS (via MAXWELL software)
  • TookeDAQ
  • Weatherford

Supported Protocols / Networks

  • WITS Level 0 Active (solicited)
  • WITS Level 0 Passive (unsolicited)
  • Serial RS-232
  • Serial RS-422
  • Serial RS-485
  • Ethernet Encapsulated Serial - for using Ethernet/Serial convertors, Device Servers, or Terminal server hardware from a variety of suppliers.


To insure you get the most from your investment in TOP Server®, we provide a variety of application notes/guides and how-to videos, since we know that sometimes it helps to see someone showing you how to do things.

Use the below links to access TOP Server release history, data sheet and license agreement information.

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