AUSTIN, Texas — BNF Technology and CONSULTA Announce Partnership to Advance Digital Transformation through Combined Automation Expertise

BNF Technology, HanAra Software’s parent company and industrial software solution provider, has entered a valuable partnership with CONSULTA, an automation solution provider. The collaboration brings together CONSULTA’s automation expertise with BNF’s software to provide plant environments with enhanced data management and early-warning detection throughout the site and fleet.

Industrial organizations will have a solid team to support their operational excellence and digital transformation goals through this partnership. Organizations will leverage CONSULTA’s engineering expertise with the HanPrism® solution to improve data-informed decision-making and planning. In addition, with the HanPHI® software and CONSULTA’s solution expertise, organizations will minimize unplanned downtime and equipment failures by identifying anomalies in advance.

“Through this partnership, we will provide plant reliability engineers, managers, and operators with the necessary real-time information to improve operations.” BNF Technology Executive Director Sunil Warke said, “combining our software expertise with CONSULTA’s automation experience we will be able to create actionable insights from equipment data and advance together as a one-stop solution provider for the automation and process industries.”

About HanAra Software and BNF Technology

HanAra Software connects industry knowledge with innovative technology to provide integrated data management and predictive maintenance solutions for the process industry. Through the implementation of HanAra solutions, organizations enjoy results including reduced costs, increased efficiencies, and ultimately improved safety. HanAra Software combines solutions with training and care programs to support customers every step of the way.

HanAra Software is the North American headquarters of South Korean-based BNF Technology. BNF Technology is a professional software development company that provides optimized software solutions for operational management of the process industry. Since 2000, BNF Technology has provided various solutions to more than 250 units across two continents to help them achieve operational excellence.


CONSULTA was founded to provide customers with a targeted value: improve profitability through automation. Considering this mission, a small team with proven electrical and instrumentation experience incorporated Consulta Enterprises in 1997 in India. During its first few years, the team grew to 18 professionals with expertise in Siemens automation products and solutions.

Over the years, CONSULTA’s customers grew in various sectors, including cement, steel, sugar processing, power, water, chemical, and pharmaceuticals. CONSULTA’s vision is to become the one-stop solution provider for the automation industry. To achieve this, CONSULTA focuses on the following:

  • Delivering high-quality and cost-effective solutions for electrical, controls, and instrumentation projects, and
  • Leveraging its competence and products and systems from technology leaders like Siemens.