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Overview previous firmware updates for SITOP PSU8600

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Overview previous firmware updates for SITOP PSU8600 power supply system

The following firmware updates for SITOP PSU8600 power supply system are available.
The latest firmware update see entry ID 102295547.


Do you know the current firmware release of your SITOP PSU8600?
 Registrierung notwendig  Instruction (204,4 KB) to determine the firmware release of a SITOP PSU8600


Procedure

  1. Save the *.zip file and unzip it to a local directory.
  2. Open the local directory and follow the notes in the readme file "*_README-FW-UPDATE_SITOP-PSU8600_*.pdf " carefully for a correct update of the firmware.
  3. The firmware contains third-party software components. Please observe the license provisions in file „LicenseInformation.pdf“.


WARNING: For SITOP PSU8600 basic devices with firmware V1.0.0, the firmware update procedure is immediately carried out after saving the new firmware to the system. All system outputs are shut down for safety reasons during this update. Ensure that no damage is caused to the plant or system, and that the PG/PC and all switches, routers and gateways that are used have an independent power supply during the firmware update.


Firmware update V1.3.0 (Release 2018-02-01)

The new V1.3.0 firmware for the basic devices of the SITOP PSU8600 power supply system mentioned below has been released and can be downloaded free of charge.

  • SITOP PSU8600 20 A/4 x 5 A PN (6EP3436-8MB00-2CY0)
  • SITOP PSU8600 20 A PN (6EP3436-8SB00-2AY0)
  • SITOP PSU8600 40 A/4 x 10 A PN (6EP3437-8MB00-2CY0)
  • SITOP PSU8600 40 A PN (6EP3437-8SB00-2AY0)
  • SITOP CNX8600 4 x 5 A (6EP4436-8XB00-0CY0)
  • SITOP CNX8600 4 x 10 A (6EP4437-8XB00-0CY0)
  • SITOP BUF8600 100 ms/40 A (6EP4297-8HB00-0XY0)
  • SITOP BUF8600 300 ms/40 A (6EP4297-8HB10-0XY0)
  • SITOP BUF8600 4 s/40 A (6EP4293-8HB00-0XY0)
  • SITOP BUF8600 10 s/40 A (6EP4295-8HB00-0XY0) 

Functions extensions
With firmware update V1.3.0, you can benefit from the following functional enhancements:

Basic device SITOP PSU8600

  • Support of the new expansion module CNX8600 8x2.5 A (6EP4436-8XB00-0DY0) with 8 outputs
  • Expansion of the power supply system up to 36 outputs (previously expansion up to 20 outputs)
  • Improved webserver user interface

It is permissible to operate a system configuration with different firmware releases of the individual system components; this means that downward compatibility is given - and it is not necessary to upgrade all system components to the same firmware release.


Note
For the basic device SITOP PSU8600 40 A/4 × 10 A PN (6EP3437-8MB00-2CY0), carefully ensure that the product state of the device is "2", as otherwise this firmware update to V1.3.0 will be rejected. 
Basic devices with product state "1" can be updated to firmware release V1.2.x only. 

The basic devices SITOP PSU8600 20 A/4 × 5 A PN (6EP3436-8MB00-2CY0), SITOP PSU8600 20 A PN (6EP3436-8SB00-2AY0) and SITOP PSU8600 40 A PN (6EP3437-8SB00-2AY0) with product state “1” can be updated to firmware release V1.3.0.


Download

 Registrierung notwendig  UPDATE_SITOP-PSU8600_V1-3-0.zip (27,6 MB)


Firmware update V1.2.1 (Release 2018-06-08)

The V1.2.1 firmware for the basic devices of the SITOP PSU8600 power supply system mentioned below has been released and can be downloaded free of charge.

    • SITOP PSU8600 20 A/4 x 5 A PN (6EP3436-8MB00-2CY0)

    • SITOP PSU8600 20 A PN (6EP3436-8SB00-2AY0)

    • SITOP PSU8600 40 A/4 x 10 A PN (6EP3437-8MB00-2CY0)

    • SITOP PSU8600 40 A PN (6EP3437-8SB00-2AY0)

    • SITOP BUF8600 100 ms/40 A (6EP4297-8HB00-0XY0)
    • SITOP BUF8600 300 ms/40 A (6EP4297-8HB10-0XY0)
    • SITOP BUF8600 4 s/40 A (6EP4293-8HB00-0XY0)
    • SITOP BUF8600 10 s/40 A (6EP4295-8HB00-0XY0)


The Firmware V1.2.1 contains the rectification of  SSA-293562: Vulnerabilities in Industrial Products and function extensions.

Functions extensions
The SITOP PSU8600 power supply system get an OPC UA server with this firmware update V1.2.1.

It is permissible to operate a system configuration with different firmware releases of the individual system components; this means that downward compatibility is given - and it is not necessary to upgrade all system components to the same firmware release.


Note
For the SITOP PSU8600 40 A/4 × 10 A PN (6EP3437-8MB00-2CY0) module, carefully ensure that the firmware release of the device is V1.1.x, as otherwise this firmware update to V1.1.3 will be rejected. If the firmware release of the SITOP PSU8600 40 A/4 × 10 A PN (6EP3437-8MB00-2CY0) module is V1.0, please first update the device to firmware release V1.1.0 before updating to version V1.2.1.

First shipment of SITOP PSU8600 20 A/4 × 5 A PN (6EP3436-8MB00-2CY0), SITOP PSU8600 20 A PN (6EP3436-8SB00-2AY0) and SITOP PSU8600 40 A PN (6EP3437-8SB00-2AY0) basic devices already had firmware V1.1.0. This means that a firmware update from V1.0.0 to V1.1.0 is not necessary for the specified modules.


Download

 Registrierung notwendig  UPDATE_SITOP-PSU8600_V1-2-1.zip (26,9 MB)


Firmware update V1.1.0 (Release 2016-03-24)

The V1.1.0 firmware for the modules of the SITOP PSU8600 power supply system mentioned below has been released and can be downloaded free of charge.

  • SITOP PSU8600 40 A/4 x 10 A PN (6EP3437-8MB00-2CY0)
  • SITOP CNX8600 4 x 5 A (6EP4436-8XB00-0CY0)
  • SITOP CNX8600 4 x 10 A (6EP4437-8XB00-0CY0)
  • SITOP BUF8600 100 ms/40 A (6EP4297-8HB00-0XY0)
  • SITOP BUF8600 300 ms/40 A (6EP4297-8HB10-0XY0)


Functional extensions

With firmware update V1.1.0, you can benefit from the following functional enhancements for modules with product state "1":

Basic device SITOP PSU8600 40 A/4 x 10 A PN (6EP3437-8MB00-2CY0)

  • Support of the new buffer modules BUF8600 4 s/40 A (6EP4293-8HB00-0XY0) and 10 s/40 A (6EP4295-8HB00-0XY0)
  • Expansion up to 20 outputs with up to four expansion modules CNX8600 (previously up to 16 outputs with three expansion modules were possible)
  • Output voltage in the "Remote" operating mode can be set between 5 V and 28 V (previously 12 V up to 28 V)
  • The web server can be enabled directly at the device via DIP switch with designation "FUNC" (previously only in SIMATIC STEP 7)
  • HTTPS for encrypted and therefore secure web server access (previously HTTP)

Expansion modules CNX8600 4 x 5 A (6EP4436-8XB00-0CY0) and 4 x 10 A (6EP4437-8XB00-0CY0)

  • Output voltage in the "Remote" operating mode can be set between 5 V and 28 V (previously 12 V up to 28 V)

Buffer modules BUF8600 100 ms/40 A (6EP4297-8HB00-0XY0) and 300 ms/40 A (6EP4297-8HB10-0XY0)

  • Buffer operation can be activated/deactivated via remote command

It is permissible to operate a system configuration with different firmware releases V1.0.0 and V1.1.0 of the individual system components; this means that downward compatibility is given - and it is not necessary to upgrade all system components to the same firmware release.
We only recommend that modules already being used are upgraded if functions enhancements are to be used.

Note
Upgrade of SITOP CNX8600 expansion modules and SITOP BUF8600 buffer modules from firmware release V1.0.0 to V1.1.0 is only possible if the SITOP PSU8600 basic device has firmware release V1.1.0.

Download

 Registrierung notwendig  UPDATE_SITOP-PSU8600_V1-1-0.zip (9,7 MB)


Additional information
SITOP homepage in the Internet at: www.siemens.com/sitop
Equipment manuals (PDF) in German, English and Chinese


Security information
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