May 10, 2018
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PCM600 new release!


EARTfelt Welcome, dear friends of protection and control engineering!

ABB just released the new version of PCM600. With version 2.9 the evolution of PCM600, the Protection and Control IED Manager (PCM600) continues. PCM600 provides versatile functionalities for the entire life cycle of all Relionยฎ Protection and Control IED applications.

New features and enhancements

IEC 61850

Support for mixed editions of IEC 61850:

๐ŸŒ Now Ed1 and Ed2 IEDs can be configured in same PCM600 project.

Increased efficiency

Efficient Online Usages:

๐ŸŒ Efficient read/write with help of versioning of configuration.

๐ŸŒ Efficient online debugging in Application configuration with โ€œGo to partnerโ€œ.

๐ŸŒ Keep continue with online debugging in Application Configuration with non-relevant graphical changes.

Efficient File Operations:

๐ŸŒ During project opening, option to automatically install missing Connectivity Package.

๐ŸŒ Import/export of pcmp/pcmi/pcmt file sustains user hidden parameters.

๐ŸŒ Versioning of configuration and compare of versions.

Cyber Security

Defense in depth:

๐ŸŒ Indication for secure/unsecure communication.

๐ŸŒ Displaying of certificate expiration date.

๐ŸŒ Showing username logged-in the IED.

๐ŸŒ Better port handling.

Improved usability

๐ŸŒ Operation Manual is now in PDF format.

๐ŸŒ Optional installation of Update Manager.

๐ŸŒ More responsive GUI of Monitoring and Event Viewer, when IED is offline.

๐ŸŒ Now user can fix the execution order and cycle time of Function blocks used in creation of Composite Function Block type.

๐ŸŒ More detailed preview to project information.

Installation options

๐ŸŒ Update Manager now loosely coupled with PCM600.

Quality improvement

๐ŸŒ Improved robustness of the software.

Support for newer operating system

๐ŸŒ Windows Server 2016

Other additions

๐ŸŒ Upgraded version of Wavewin

Here are further informations first hand available.โ€

HEARTfelt Greetings Alexander Muth