What’s New in groov EPIC, groov RIO 3.1 v2.1

Whats New in groov EPIC groov RIO 3.1 v2.1
New Features groov EPIC:
  • groov View 4.3a
  • LDAP Support
  • CORS Support
  • PID Loops from grrov Manage
  • MQTT enhancements
  • Node-RED 1.1.3
  • Ignition 8 option
New Features groov RIO:
  • LDAP Support
  • PID Loops from groov Manage
  • New Thermistor Input
  • MQTT enhancements
  • Node-RED 1.1.3
  • Ignition edge support
  • groovFind tool for Windows or MAC

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groov View 4.3a
New Features:
  • Computed Tags
  • Bit select from an Integer
    *”Bit picking” to become the value of a tag
  • Disable Communication to a device
  • Integers to control Gadget Visibility
  • Trends Display Av/Min/Max
LDAP – Lightweight Directory Access Protocol:
  • Manage groov EPIC user accounts centrally (IT managed)
  • Centralized User Management
    *User Accounts
    *User Credentials
    *Corporate Accounts
  • LDAP Client Configuration in groov Manage
  • Compatible with Active Directory (Microsoft)
CORS – cross Origin Resource Sharing
  • Addition to RESTful API of PAC Control
  • API access to Web Browser Applications from outside domain
    *Read/Write tags
  • Adding “allowed” Origin Domain to the security policy of REST API in EPIC
PID Loops:
  • groov RIO as a self-contained PID Loop Controller
  • UI in groov Manage for 4(96) PID Loops
  • PID loop Parameters Access Via
    * groov Manage
    * Node-RED
    * PAC control
    * RESTful API
    * Modbus -TCP
  • Support for long Broker/Server URL
    * Amazon
    * Google
  • Additional Sparkplug-B Payload Properties
    * Engineering Units
    * Scaled Units
    * Watchdog Configuration
    * Filter Weight
  • MQTT logging
    * Local log of MQTT Client
    * Broker Connection Status
    * Diagnostic Information
Node-RED Update:
  • Backup/Restore all installed Nodes
    * No Internet Connection Needed at restore
    * No need to re-install NR nodes
  • Support of Web Sockets
  • Engineering Units
  • Complete List of New Features in Node-RED 1.1.3
    * Node- RED YouTube Channel
Ignition Edge Support:
  • Ignition 8.0.16 option in 3.0
    * Ignition Edge
    * Full Ignition Gateway
  • User can select Ignition 7 or Ignition 8 Firmware
    * First install EPIC 3.x with Ignition 7 f/w, then EPIC 3.x with Ignition 8 f/w can be installed
    * Once 3.0+ Ign7 is installed, all future firmware updates supported
Thermistor Support:
  • New I/O Signal types with 3.0  update
    * Support for Thermistors
    * Resistance Measurement
  • Refrigeration Applications
Secure Shell Access:
  • SSH access to groov RIO
    * Secure Shell, root access
    * Python
    * C/C++
    * Node JS
    * Java
  • groovFIND
    *Search for groov Devices on Local or VPN networks
    * List IP address and Hostname
    * Link to groov Manage
  • Helpful when not in front of the system to check for IP address
New and Updated Resources:



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