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 RACO Remote Alarms And Controls
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Catalyst - Alarm Notification System

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Your all-in-one data logging and remote monitoring solution

The Catalyst system is ready to meet and overcome your monitoring and communication challenges. With an
up-to-the-minute, two-way connection to essential data and real-time communication capabilities — via landline, pager, cellular phone or fax — Catalyst is the reliable, adaptable solution for critical environments. It seamlessly integrates with your control system and uses standard communication protocols, saving you time and money. No extra service contracts or plug-ins required!

Catalyst’s features include:

  • Easy, cost-effective integration with any PLC or other device using the following protocols: Allen-Bradley’s EtherNet/IP™, Modicon’s Modbus® RTU Master and Modicon’s Modbus TCP
  • Monitoring of up to 256 registers, from pumps to PLCs, for extensive data and event logging
  • Real-time communication via landline, pager, cell phone or fax
  • Communication with as many as 96 user destinations, including a central computer
  • Access to Alarmware® 2.0 software — a free and exclusive software that allows users to remotely program, collect and analyze data, and upgrade their hardware
  • The ability to save configuration settings and voice messages with Alarmware 2.0 software, ensuring backup
This Catalyst page will provide you with product specifications, ordering information, sample applications and technical support. Contact RACO directly to find out how our wide array of products can provide you with a quick, easy and cost-effective solution to your data logging, alarm autodialing, remote monitoring, reporting and control requirements.

Catalyst System Overview

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Owner’s Manual
Software Downloads
Encompass Product Add-On-Profiles
Mechanical & Electrical CAD Drawings



Sample Data Log Files


Sample Fax Reports


Third Party

Integration Notes for Allen-Bradley® PLCs
Catalyst Top 10 FAQ's

Application Bulletins


Order Catalyst Online

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Catalyst Models
Remote Channel Expansion
Optional Enclosures
Catalyst Universal Accessories
OPS Systems Inc.

Third Party Products

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Reporting & Analysis Program
Here you will find links to software programs that interface to the Alarmware database and provide summary reporting and analysis tools with special features for water and wastewater treatment plants.

Remote I/O
Here you will find links to I/O Solutions that can be added to the Catalyst via it's Modbus port. Simply click on the I/O solution you are looking for and you will find information on an Automation Direct Terminator I/O product. All product support is performed by their respective manufactures. To purchase Automation Direct Products click on the list prices link below. When you reach the Automation Direct website, pick the FIELD I/O button from the navigation bar on the left

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Prices and specification subject to change without notice.