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Streamlined setup and development saves up to 50% of development time.  Optimized built in drivers deliver peak communications performance and responsiveness.

Robust distribution capabilities and redundancy options, with hundreds of proven 24/7/365 uptime installations in mission critical applications. 

One time purchase with no annual subscription cost.  Free upgrades and daytime technical support. 

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Nucleus is fully capable of being deployed for a wide range of industrial applications


Launched over 20 years ago as a SCADA solution for Rail Transit, Nucleus technology has been in safe and continuous operation nationwide.

Water & Wastewater

Due to its reliability, security features and Open Architecture, Nucleus is an ideal SCADA platform for all types of water management.

Power Utility

Nucleus is a proven platform for the controlling and monitoring of electrical power for industrial systems and utilities.


With speed, precision and efficiency, Nucleus enables data-driven decisions that make processes more productive with real-time responsiveness.

Oil & Gas

Nucleus is uniquely designed to manage the host of complex processes that requires a SCADA a solution for oil and gas clients.

Nucleus Development Screens

HMI SCADA screen for manufacturing process system
HMI SCADA screen for natural gas control system
HMI SCADA screen for water treatment system
HMI SCADA screen for wastewater pump station system
Nucleus HMI SCADA screen for water process control system
Nucleus HMI screen for pump system

A Smart Data Solution

With Nucleus as the foundation of your local control solution, you have the opportunity to choose the data and analytics solutions that work best for your industrial system. Nucleus can help maintain efficiency, process data for smarter decisions, and mitigate downtime. With our open PostgreSQL, MQTT and OPC UA, Nucleus collects and shares data with higher analytics, IIoT and MES, aggregating and filtering data at the edge for other IT data systems.
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Discover the latest industry news, announcements and insights that you need to know

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Nucleus FAQ’s

Nucleus is a highly versatile HMI/SCADA system development platform that can be installed potentially for use by any industry. Among the key industrial applications for Nucleus: Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Power Utility, Transportation, Water Treatment, Food & Beverage, Automotive, Pharmaceuticals, and Facility Systems.

Nucleus is a highly unique SCADA software solution and is the only software of its kind on the market today. It can perform all functions necessary to operate a control system while doing so at a cost-per-workstation that delivers an unparalleled value to clients that includes a suite of product services.

Nucleus was first used more than twenty years ago for rail transit applications. Nucleus in fact has been in continuous service for a multitude of transit systems for decades. More recently, the core technology of Nucleus has evolved and been enhanced by its world-class engineering team into an industrial automation platform that is also a revolutionary product: A cost-effective, turn-key solution for a wide range of industrial applications.

After conducting extensive industry research and engaging in a detailed survey of industrial automation professionals around the globe, the Nucleus Command Systems team conceived a pricing structure dubbed “Custom-Flex” Pricing.

In our unique model, Nucleus works with clients to determine the specifics of a project such as whether it is for a Stand-Alone or Networked system and the number of HMI Stations, as well as the volume of data tags involved with a project. Other factors such as communications servers, dataflow servers and logic server application needs are also be taken into consideration to determine pricing that is both custom and flexible for the client. For more detailed information click here.

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Nucleus Command Systems

3100 Zinfandel Drive, Suite 310
Rancho Cordova CA 95670