Generic Devices for M2M

On-Ramp Wireless DNP3 Bridge

The On-Ramp Wireless™ DNP3 Bridge enables secure two-way wireless communications for DNP3 applications. On-Ramp Wireless’ DNP3 Bridge provides ethernet and serial connectivity for end-point devices including capacitor bank controllers, voltage regulators, transformers, reclosers, and switches. Distribution Automation back-office applications, including SCADA systems, are supported via integration over DNP3 IP. Key features of the DNP3 Bridge include:

  • Secure two-way communications between automation devices and utility back-office systems including SCADA
  • Compliant to Industry standard DNP3 connectivity protocols
  • Supports industry standard physical interfaces such as RS232, RS422/485, and Ethernet
  • Low power requirement with large Voltage input range (10-56V)
  • Ruggedized aluminum chassis supporting robust installations
  • Flexible device and back-office configuration supporting a wide variety of distribution automation applications

DNP3 Bridges can be deployed independently or as part of a larger Smart Grid network installation for greater cost savings.

General Electric GE WiYZ

The GE WiYZ™ Remote is an industrial wireless solution for monitoring discrete and analog signals from directly connected sensors and other signaling devices. The C1/D2 certified device provides robust, versatile communications even in harsh environments and at sites with limited power and communication facilities. Key features of the WiYZ Remote include:

  • 2 digital inputs and outputs
  • 2 analog (4-20 mA or 1-5V) inputs and outputs
  • Provides sensor power and supports adjustable sensor warm-up time
  • Selectable Publish Rate of 4.8 Minutes to 24 Hours
  • Event based alarms, including variable high and low thresholds
  • Configurable to provide low power consumption for self-powered battery operation; available with internal rechargeable battery system
  • Fully packaged assembly including an antenna, battery, RF transceiver and NEMA-4 enclosure
  • Rapid deployment and low setup cost—minimal manual configuration required

The WiYZ Remote’s self-contained design allows for quick installation and deployment without the need for additional accessories, and supports over-the-air firmware upgrades.

SignalCraft Technologies Canary Remote Monitoring Unit

The SC6310 is a Remote Monitoring Unit targeted at low rate wireless data applications requiring exceptional range or capacity and long battery life. It provides wireless connectivity with a stand-alone device that greatly simplifies installation and helps minimize infrastructure costs. With proper configuration, a battery life of several years can be expected. For high-usage applications, the SC6310 supports an external power source, in which case the internal battery is configured as a backup supply. A few of the SC6310 features include:

  • 1 RS-232 Serial Communication port
  • 4 digital channels with software configurable direction; outputs mode supports open drain
  • 4 analog channels with optional ranges:
    • 4-20 mA sensors
    • -5 to +20Vdc voltage monitor
    • -10 to +50 Vdc voltage monitor
    • Optional external 5 to 28V supply input
  • Event based alarms, including high and low thresholds
  • NEMA 4X rated, IP66 enclosure with flexible mounting options
  • Multi-year battery life

On-Ramp Wireless Remote Monitoring Unit

Available pre-configured for Aviation Light Monitoring, the On-Ramp Wireless RPMA Network RMU can also be configured to monitor generic electrical loads to provide RTU functionality over the RPMA Network.

  • Reduces utility O&M costs and insurance liability
  • Lowers flight path mitigation costs
  • Full functionality at a fraction of the costs of competing solutions
  • Field tested in high EMF and EMI environments typical in transmission towers and substations (up to 500kV)
  • RMU is a flexible monitoring platform that can measure analog and digital signals from variety of sensors

The RPMA Network RMU can be customized and deployed now for remote IO and general M2M applications.

Connected By On-Ramp

On-Ramp Wireless is powering the M2M revolution by building and deploying wide-area wireless networks specifically for M2M. On-Ramp’s unique wireless solution – RPMA Network – was designed from the ground-up for range, capacity and security. Integrating On-Ramp’s RPMA Network capabilities enables broad distribution and new sales channels for your application.

Find out more about getting your device or application Connected by On-Ramp Wireless.