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 ===== Is App Store Connect safe? ===== ===== Is App Store Connect safe? =====
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 +App Store Connect has already been approved for use by a number of blue chip clients and we're ready to work with your Digital Security Team.
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 +For starters, here's an overview of our [[https://appstore.intelligentplant.com/nuget/downloads/IAS-Digital Security-Key Features.pdf|Digital Security Key Features]].
  
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 ===== Where is data stored? ===== ===== Where is data stored? =====
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 +Client data remains on client infrastructure. App Store Connect is not a data transfer tool, it as a connection tool.
  
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 +===== Have you a privacy policy? =====
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 +Yes, read it [[https://appstore.intelligentplant.com/Content/assets/legal/IAS-PrivacyPolicy.html|here]].
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 ===== I'm new to the App Store, where do I start? ===== ===== I'm new to the App Store, where do I start? =====
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 +Take a [[https://appstore.intelligentplant.com|look around]]. Click on the app cards for more information and video links. Get in touch with us for more information.
  
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 ===== How do I connect an historian to the Industrial App Store? ===== ===== How do I connect an historian to the Industrial App Store? =====
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 +App Store Connect ships with connectors for most Industrial Data Historians. The configuration required for each will be slightly different, but the general procedure is the same:
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 +  - Install App Store Connect
 +  - Configure Real Time Data Source
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 +More information is availble on: [[data_core:how_to_connect_your_data_to_the_app_store|How to Connect your data to the App Store]].
  
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 ===== Can I use the Industrial App Store to collaborate with colleagues in other companies? ===== ===== Can I use the Industrial App Store to collaborate with colleagues in other companies? =====
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 +The [[https://www.ogauthority.co.uk/media/1014/ukcs_maximising_recovery_review.pdf|Wood Review on UK offshore oil and gas recovery (2014)]] identified:
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 +   the need for far greater constructive collaboration between operators 
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 +With this in mind, we desiged data collaboration at the heart of the Industrial App Store. Organizations can enable trusts that enable their employees to work together.
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 +For more information, see [[general:organization_user_and_data_management:trust_management|Inter-organization Trust Management]].
  
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 ===== How can I find out if my organization is using the Industrial App Store? ===== ===== How can I find out if my organization is using the Industrial App Store? =====
  
 +Contact <support@intelligentplant.com> and we'll you know.
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 ===== Do I need to install App Store Connect? ===== ===== Do I need to install App Store Connect? =====
  
-----+You only need to install App Store Connect if you want to connect data to applications. If your organization is already registed with the Industrial App Store, the chances are that an App Store Connect has already been set-up and access to organzation data sources configured. If so, you should contact your App Store Connect administrator and request access. 
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 +If you do not know who your App Store Connect administrator is, contact <support@intelligentplant.com>.
  
 ===== How do Microsoft Power Tools (Power BI, Flow Automate, Power Apps) integrate with the Industrial App Store? ===== ===== How do Microsoft Power Tools (Power BI, Flow Automate, Power Apps) integrate with the Industrial App Store? =====
  
-----+In March 2019 Microsoft announced that Power BI Desktop would ship with [[https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-march-2019-feature-summary/#IntelligentPlantsIndustrialAppStore|Intelligent Plant’s Industrial App Store connector]]. This means you can now connect your Industrial Data Historians directly Power BI reports (no need to export to excel or SQL first).
  
 +Connectors for Microsoft Power Apps and Automate soon followed.
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 ===== How does the Industrial App Store fit with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT)? ===== ===== How does the Industrial App Store fit with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT)? =====
  
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 +===== My country/company has strict data protection laws. Can I still use the Industrial App Store? =====
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 +App Store Connect can be a good solution where data protection laws prohibit the migration of data across borders. App Store Connect enables access to existing data sources rather than moving data to alternative repositories in other countries.
  
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