G3 Cenelec Service Node Power-Line Communication Modem TI-PLC-G3-CENELEC-SN (ACTIVE)

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Power Line Communications G3 CEN Software Development Kit


ACTIVE v7.7.7.6   20-Nov-2015  


ERDF specs based PLC modem communication standard designed for Medium and Low Voltage Line for Automatic Meter Management and smart grid applications.


G3-PLC Features

  • CENELEC A frequency bands
  • Up to 35 Kbps PHY data rate
  • 6LoWPAN adaptation layer to support IPv6
  • Mesh, star, or point-to-point network topology
  • Co-existence with IEC-61334
  • Dynamic channel adaptations

Firmware version Features

  • G3-PLC Alliance Interoperability Test successfully completed
  • Compliant with Recommendation ITU-T G.9903 (February, 2014)
  • Compliant with ErDF LINKY specification v1.1 (April, 2014)
  • Load-Next Generation (LoadNG) routing protocol
  • Enhanced performance for coherent/differential mode

What's Included

  • Zero-configuration GUI
  • G3 Cenelec PLC Firmware
  • Host application example/source codes
  • Quick Start Guide/User Guide/Host message spec
  • Hardware Schematic/Gerber/BOM files
  • Release note

Software (5)

Name Part Number Software Type
G3 Data Concentrator Power-Line Communication Modem  TI-PLC-G3-DC  Software Development Kits (SDK) 
G3-PLC Service Node Modem for FCC  TI-PLC-G3-FCC-SN  Software Development Kits (SDK) 
PLCLite Industrial Power-Line Communication Modem  TI-PLC-PLCLITE  Software Development Kits (SDK) 
PRIME Data Concentrator Power-Line Communication Modem  TI-PLC-PRIME-DC  Software Development Kits (SDK) 
PRIME Service Node Power-Line Communication Modem  TI-PLC-PRIME-SN  Software Development Kits (SDK) 

TI Devices (1)

Part Number Name Product Family
AFE031  Low-cost, integrated, powerline communications (PLC) analog front-end for driving low-impedance lin  Operational amplifiers (op amps) 

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