Documentation Library


  • NCD3 Upgrade Datasheet  

    This note summarizes new features in NCD3 and describes the procedure for obtaining / updating to NCD3.

    October 19, 2011

  • Orion NCD Datasheet  

    NovaTech Communications Director (NCD) is a powerful software package for programming the Orion family of Automation Platforms. Users are able to configure multiple protocols without the need for tedious programming or scripting.

    October 4, 2011

  • OrionLX™ IEC 61131-3 Datasheet  

    The OrionLX can now be ordered with the five IEC 61131-3 programming languages. Background on IEC 61131-3 IEC 61131-3 is the international standard for programmable logic controller (PLC) programming languages and specifies the syntax, semantics and display for five languages:
    • Ladder Diagram (LD)
    • Function Block Diagram (FBD)
    • Structured Text (ST)
    • Instruction List (IL)
    • Sequential Function Chart (SFC)

    August 31, 2011

  • Orion Security Features Comparison Datasheet  

    The OrionLX/Orion5rL Automation Platforms are designed with access controls, intrusion protection and security logging to meet or exceed NERC CIP Cyber Security standards for critical cyber assets. The OrionLX/Orion5rL are designed to provide a migration path to upgrade the existing Orion5/Orion5r platforms to meet these new security requirements. Configuration conversions tools are provided to preserve engineering investments. This datasheet summarizes security features on the OrionLX/Orion5rL compared to the Orion5/Orion5r.

    December 17, 2010

  • Orion DA-Master Datasheet  

    The Orion DA-Master is a NovaTech Orion with specialized software that allows it to function as an independent Master Controller in a single or multi-feeder, single or multi-substation Distribution Automation System.

    November 12, 2010

  • Orion Advanced Math and Logic Datasheet  

    Advanced Orion Math and Logic provides OrionLX users with a sophisticated logic engine for evolving OrionLX applications. This new logic editor allows users to access and manipulate data – not just data from IEDs, but data from the Orion SQL database and data from tables, arrays and strings. In addition, larger Orion math and logic configurations execute faster while imposing less burden on the OrionLX CPU.

    September 7, 2010