Pipe2020: KYPipe Release Comparison


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Check Valve Animation Tool more
Expandable KYnetic Ribbon Menu more
Series or Parallel Pump Curves Graph
Device Parameter Range Analysis Graph more
Demand Import from Excel by Address or Lat/Long more
Light and Dark MapQuest Background Maps
Check Valve Ratio Graph for KYPipe & Surge more
Pump Cycles more        
Pressure Sensitive Demands        
Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams more        
Profile View        
Isolation Zone Emphasis and Isolation Zone Reports        
Calculate Pump Inertia and File Number Automatically        
Convert Coordinates        
Load, Save, and Compare Results Files        
Map View Features and Controls        
Variable Pipe Thickness Emphasis        
Snap Hydrants, Valves, and Meters; Connects Floating Nodes to the Nearest Pipe more      
Google Earth Import / Export more       • 
Travel Distance (KYnetic Only) more       • 
New DXG/DWG Display Option, Supports More Recent File Formats      
Emphasize Pipes as Nodes more       • 
Generate Change Pattern (KYnetic Only) more       • 
Connect Crisscross Pipes (KYnetic Only) more       • 
Use Classic Main Menu in KYnetic      
Interpolate Elevations more       • 
Quick Profile on Longest Path, Alternative to Standard Quick Profile       • 
Google Map of Current Area      
Presentation Generator, Detailed PowerPoint, Word & HTML Reports more     • 
Google Maps & Google Elevation Data     • 
Specific Coordinate Systems (UTM, State Plane) for Internet Maps    
PDF Backgrounds    
Driving Directions for Nodes    
URL Association     • 
Polygon-Based Automatic Demand Distribution     • 
Overflowing, One-Way, & Non-Draining Tank Options     • 
SCADA Menu    
Redesigned Graphical User Interface (KYnetic) more   • 
Optimal Water Quality Sensor Placement Tool more   • 
Intrusion Calculator more  
Hints & Some Menus in Korean, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese  
Crossover Pipe Layout  
Group Edit, Group Select, & Map Labels for ALL Node & Pipe Parameters  
Automatic Elevation Retrieval from Internet more  
Internet Background Maps more  
Characteristics of Check Valves Within Active Valves  
Holding Tank Device more   • 
Enhanced Fitting Tables  
Comprehensive Contours  more  
Advanced Scale Pipes to Background  
Polygon Area Select  
Improved Angled Pipe Labels  
Quick Profile Creation  
Increased Map Area  
Improved System Copy & Paste  
File/Table Pumps  
Optimal Design, Optimal Diameter for Each Pipe  
Optimal Pump Scheduling Tool more
Optimal Design more • 
Automatic Demand Distribution more
PDF & JPG Output, for Graphs, Tables, Maps, Reports, Profiles for Paperless Reports more
Animated Pipe Profiles (Animations can be Saved in an AVI Format) more
Expanded Rural Looped Analysis more
Constant Pressure Pump more
Constant Flow Pump more  
Pressure Reservoirs more • 
Depth Reservoir more
Hydrant Monitor, Analyze up to Three Valves Open more
Rotate Text Labels at Any Angle
Cursor Notation
Demand Patterns For All Tank Flows
Copy/Paste Pump & Tank IDs
Low Pressure Sewer Tanks (LPS) with Pressure Switches & Inflow Demand Patterns more
Export EPANET Format
Compare Two Analyses on Graphs & Tables
Improved DXF Background Displays
Merge Pipe Schedules
Pushpin Map Notes
Units Help Hover Button
Hydropnuematic Tank more
Calibration Wizard more
Hints in Korean, Chinese, Japanese
Copy Map to Clipboard
Demand & Demand Type Labels
Create AVI Movies for Static Profiles
Automatic Enhanced Fire Flow Calculations
Locate Pressure Zones more
GoFlow Featuress (Supply Plot, Required Capacity, Locate Remote Area)
ESFR Remote Sprinkler Area Analysis
Find & Remove Pump Parallel Pipes
Animate Map Over Time more
Calculate Branch Diameters more
Capture Map Screen to Bitmap File
System Inventory & Volume Calculation for Inventory & Cost Analysis
North Arrow
Optimal Pump Selection Tool
Emphasize Pump Status (On/Off)
Customized Map Logos
Save & Name Map Views
Automatically Layout Intermediate Nodes
Multiple Demand Types at Nodes
Skeletonization more
Flushing Planner & Analysis more
Operational Control Screen more
Temperature-Dependent Analysis more
Water Quality Calibration more
Meters more
Water Quality Analysis more
Data Exchange GIS/DXF more
Hydrant Flow Calculations more
Vacuum Breaker Device more
Extended Period Simulation more
Pipe Break Tool
Custom Pipe & Element Devices
Fitting Loss Coefficients
Hydrant Color Coding
Sprinkler Systems more
Add/Remove Check Valves In Group Edit
Pipe Schedules more
Pump & System Curves
Hydrant Blowoff Calculations
Direct Parameter Calculations more