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We are pleased to share news of the release of RemoteConnect 3.0.3 for SCADAPack x70 RTUs. RemoteConnect is a single software tool for users to monitor, configure, program, and commission SCADAPack™ Smart RTUs including the 470i, 474i, 470, 474, and 57x. RemoteConnect is used with EcoStruxure™ Control Expert, an easy-to-use and powerful IEC 61131-3 logic editor, also used by Modicon™ PLCs. RemoteConnect R3.0.3 adds support for:
• The new SCADAPack 470i and 474i (47xi) Remote Smart RTUs and Controllers with Integrated Edge Platform • DNP3 Octet String (g110) and Double-bit binary (g3) inputs with Double-bit binary input (g4) events • Maximum Event Storage of up to 100,000 DNP3 or IEC 60870-5-104 events • Windows 11 Professional (64-bit) In addition, the operation time performance for projects with a large number of DDT variables has been substantially improved. Key benefits include:
• With SCADAPack 47xi use protocols such as MQTT, Sparkplug, OPC UA, SNMP, and REST API employing tools such as Node-RED® • Employ standard DNP3 telemetry protocol with integrated security features to help secure communications • Reduce RTU management costs associated with maintaining multiple applications and multi-file configurations • Leverage expertise across SCADAPack x70 and Modicon PLC projects by sharing and re-using IEC 61131-3 code and libraries • Transfer legacy SCADAPack C/C++ application code by using SCADAPack 47xi SDK • Store up to 250 million events on the RTU for analysis and review data using integrated graphic tool The software may be downloaded from the Schneider Electric Exchange Shop page: https://shop.exchange.se.com/en-US/apps/58663