ABB Releases New Metercat Software Version 1.2

July 22, 2002 by Jeff Shepard

ABB Inc. (Raleigh, NC) announced the release of MeterIT Metercat Software version 1.2, which is an advanced configuration and analysis software application that programs and reads ABB’s MeterIT A3 ALPHA high-accuracy, solid-state, revenue meter that integrates with various third-party communications options.

A new feature of Metercat is the ability to program Itron’s 50ESS ERT, a radio-based module recently integrated under-the-cover of the meter. The 50ESS ERT is an available communications option for the A3 ALPHA meter.