System Display and Controller

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This firmware is not compatible with the new MATE3s.



Please ensure that you are downloading the correct version number. Each download contains a ReadMe text file that details the:

  • Firmware Version Number
  • Contents of the Release
  • Release Date
  • Additional useful information

Once downloaded, verify that the ReadMe text file contains the proper information regarding your MATE3.

  • Version 003.015.005 (OPTICS RE)
    • Contents of the Release: Bug Fixes
    • Release Date: May 2017
    • Additional Information: Fixed issue with automatic reboot not functioning, fixed issue with FLEXnet-DC not programmable via OPTICS when installed on HUB port 10, fixed OPTICS partial connectivity issue, fixed issue with 230VAC Radian AC voltages displaying as one half of actual value, fixed OPTICS Event "Battery State of Charge (SOC) stop percentage reached, Generator Stopped" battery voltage value missing", fixed issue that would sometimes display wrong screen after selecting a menu item, fixed issue MATE3 locking up when configuring for AC Coupling, connected to HUB and programmed for port 0, fixed issue with supporting 'E' model Radian Inverters not displaying kW or kWh values, fixed OPTICS maximum sell current appeared to be changing upon power-up, removed extraneous data from network data stream, fixed firmware update link within MATE3 internal Web page.
    • Enhancements: Modified OPTICS Auto Reboot functionality to always reboot at specified interval unless generator is being automatically operated by MATE3, improved synchronization of kWh accumulators resetting at midnight between MATE3 and OPTICS to prevent erroneous power output spikes being graphed, improved detection of bad SD-Card.
    • Known Issues: Unreliable data replay functionality which is responsible backfills data after a disconnect event has occurred. If the data fails to backfill, then there will be gaps of data missing in the graphing and event history sections of the application.
  • Version 003.015.001 (OPTICS RE)
    North America Only
    • Contents of the Release: Bug Fixes
    • Release Date: May 2016
    • Additional Information: Fixed internal Web server, functionality, fixed OPTICS HBX events that were displaying 0% SOC, fixed AGS 2 hour start running after entering quiet time interval, fixed issue on 120VAC Radians that was displaying 2X kW values for Buy, Sell, Charge, and Invert
  • Version 003.015.000 (OPTICS RE)
    • Contents of the Release: Enhancements and bug fixes
    • Release Date: March 2016
    • Additional Information: Fixed FTP client directory detection issue, DC only systems will now report a constant system voltage based upon the float voltage selection on charge controllers, improved detection of devices when devices are moved to different ports on HUB, improved reliability reporting of events to OPTICS, additional check added to ensure SD-Card is present before attempting to open files on SD card.
  • Version 002.019.000
    • Contents of the Release: Enhancements and bug fixes
    • Release Date: December 2014
    • Additional Information: Fixed issue with configuration wizard configuring Radian inverter AC output voltage incorrectly, improved Radian AC Coupled functionality allowing AC coupling to function correctly independent of AC input mode configuration, improved Radian inverter operating mode status display for "slave" inverters, fixed spelling mistake within Events listing

For more information regarding the update process for the MATE3, see the video below:


Release Date

Tuesday, 24 October 2017


17825 59th Ave. NE, Suite B
Arlington, WA 98223 United States

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