Hardware & Software

Platform Configurations

NextDAS is designed for both single installations and portfolios of many renewable energy sites managed by a team. We're here to help you choose the right options.

NextDAS Basic

Standard monitoring for single sites.

  • Subscription based, low up-front cost
  • Managed or private cloud server
  • Great for sites that are built for sale
  • Standard monitoring UI
Configure Basic

NextDAS Fleet

A customizable, multi-site portal that you own.

  • One-time setup cost + per-site cost
  • Dedicated cloud or physical server
  • Ideal for large portfolios of sites
  • Standard monitoring UI + custom
Configure Unlimited
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NextDAS Basic
NextDAS Fleet
Software Features
User Accounts
5
Unlimited
Field Devices and Signals
4000
Unlimited
Concurrent Operator Access
5
Unlimited
Access to Development Environment
Unlimited
Software Features
Modern High Performance UI
Yes
Yes
Tag Historian
Yes
Yes
Alarm Dispatch & Response Management
Yes
Yes
Multi-Site O&M Platform
Yes
Portfolio & Fleet KPIs
Yes
Historical Data Export
Yes
Draker Data Import
Available*
Available
Smart Data Backfill from Comm Loss
Redundancy
Available*
Available
Reporting
Production Report - Daily/Monthly/Yearly
Yes
Yes
Downtime & Fault Report
Yes
String Analysis
Yes
Plant Performance Analysis
Yes
Utility & Customer Invoicing
Yes
Custom Ad-Hoc & Schedule Reports
Yes
Hardware Features
Main Communications Panel / Rack
Yes
Yes
Transformer Pad, PCS & Field Panels
Yes
Yes
Metering & CT / PT
Yes
Yes
Caiso Ring & Metering
Yes
Yes
Next MET Stations & Sensors
Yes
Yes
Data Loggers
Yes
Yes
Hardware Features
Fully Integrated Next Plant Controller
Available*
Yes
Solar PV Plant Controller
Available*
Yes
BESS Controller - AC/DC Coupled & Standalone
Available*
Yes
Plant Control Design & Narrative
Available*
Yes
DAS Project Design & Management
Plant Integrated Engineering Design
Yes
Yes
Full Customization - Branding, Layout, Features
Yes
Operations & Maintenance Documentation
Yes
Yes
Network Design Drawings
Yes
Yes
Dedicated Project Manager
Yes
Construction Meetings & Coordination
Yes

*Basic features can be modified upon request. Basic package assumes monthly NLS Cloud hosted through subscription or optional on site installation direct purchase $7000. Monitoring services available for both packages

Uninterruptible Power Supply

PRO-TOP, 24VDC, 10A, 240W Power Supply and CP-24VDC, 10A, 240W, UPS module

Wireless LTE Modem

Sierra Wireless Airlink® RV50 Industrial LTE Gateway

Wide Temperature Industrial PC

Moxa V2403-C7-T with Intel® Core™ i7-3517UE Processor

UPS Batteries

Sealed Lead Acid Batteries, 12V, 35AH, Wide Temperature Range
DAS and Field panels

Rugged and Dependable

The NextDAS Panel is the central hub for all communications, controls, data logging and monitoring housed in a NEMA4 enclosure. All components are industry standard, hardened, and include a 5 year warranty.

  • Wide Temperature Industrial PC
  • Wireless LTE Modem
  • Serial Server & Universal IO
  • Fiber/Ethernet Switch
  • Uninterruptible Power Supply
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Metering

Your meters, your way

We supply revenue metering panels with your choice of meter, current transformers and protection in a NEMA4 panel. Industry standard meters including Shark, SEL, Schneider and AcuEnergy. Meters come fully pre-configured for quick installation.

Instrumentation

All the best MET Stations and Sensors

We offer a variety of MET stations and sensors to suit your budget and project needs. These sensors connect directly to the main DAS panel and come with standard mounting hardware, where required.