Author Archives: Andrew Walker

About Andrew Walker

Andrew Walker is a Senior Client Services Manager with Innovyze in the United Kingdom, specializing in the computerized analysis of drainage and flooding. He has over 30 years experience of modeling the key hydraulic processes involved in urban drainage design and analysis. He is one of the key members of staff tasked with supervising the roll-out and adoption of InfoWorks ICM throughout the UK and Europe.

Operating InfoWorks ICM on Virtual Machines and in Cloud based environments

There is nothing particularly special that you need to do to deploy InfoWorks ICM on a Virtual Machine or on a Cloud platform, such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure. It’s really no different to installing the software … Continue reading

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2017 InfoWorks ICM / ICMLive User Group Meeting Report

The 2017 InfoWorks ICM / ICMLive User Group Meeting was held on the 20th June 2017. The event took place at the Conference Centre on Howbery Park, Wallingford, UK. We had over 80 attendees for the day. The event was … Continue reading

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GPU runtime results for 2D InfoWorks ICM models (2017 update)

This is the third instalment in a series of blogs I’ve written summarising run times for 2D simulations conducted on PC hardware and NVIDIA GPU cards. The first was in December 2012, I then followed up with a second in … Continue reading

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InfoWorks ICM Version Numbers – The rules!

When it comes to version numbers, there are different rules for the various components of InfoWorks ICM and its associated Services. Local and Remote Simulations When creating and scheduling a simulation from your local machine and running it on a … Continue reading

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InfoWorks ICM v7.5.2 (Build 15019) is now available for user download

InfoWorks ICM v7.5.2 (Build 15019) is now available for user download ICM Workgroup Client Innovyze Workgroup Client 7.5.2.15019 Setup (x86 and x64) ICM Remote Agent Innovyze Remote Agent 7.5.2.15019 Setup (x64 only) Workgroup Data Server Innovyze Workgroup Data Server 7.5.2.15019 … Continue reading

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Flood Risk Management in InfoWorks ICM (ICM RiskMaster)

Traditionally, flood management policies have been based upon the design standard philosophy, where policy makers decide on an appropriate protection level to be achieved within the flood system which is used to design and manage hydraulic infrastructure.  In contrast with … Continue reading

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Working with Time Series Data (Using TSDB)

About TSDB The TSDB is a powerful and comprehensive time-series database that lets utilities and consultants archive, analyse and aggregate real-time and historical data, including radar images and meteorological forecasts, into user-defined actionable information. They can then use this data … Continue reading

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GPU runtime results for 2D InfoWorks ICM models (2016 update)

It’s been almost four years since I first published a blog on run times for 2D simulations conducted on GPU cards back in December 2012. Since that time, NVIDIA have continually evolved their GPU technology. By comparison, over the same … Continue reading

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Innovyze Workgroup Data Server (WDS)

Overview of the Innovyze Workgroup Data Server (WDS) The Innovyze Workgroup Data Server is a server component which manages access to Workgroup databases from InfoWorks ICM and InfoNet Clients. The Data Server is designed to improve the performance and reliability … Continue reading

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InfoWorks ICM v6.5.7 (Build 13019) is now available for user download

InfoWorks ICM v6.5.7 (Build 13019) is now available for user download ICM Workgroup Client Innovyze Workgroup Client 6.5.7.13019 Setup (x86 and x64) ICM Remote Agent Innovyze Remote Agent 6.5.7.13019 Setup (x64 only) Workgroup Data Server Innovyze Workgroup Data Server 6.5.7.13019 … Continue reading

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