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Firmware update for Protege GX Controllers 

We’re excited to announce the release of a controller firmware update for Protege GX. 

The version 2.08.1309 update has several features enhancements including for dual authentication and anti-passback in elevator HLI integrations.

This update also includes a new feature:

Aperio IP Multi-Hub Integration

Protege WX controllers are now able to integrate with up to four Aperio IP hubs over an ethernet network. Each hub can control up to 16 locks, allowing integration with a total of 64 wireless locks per controller.

This feature includes:

  • A range of Aperio wireless locks are supported, along with Gen 3 and Gen 5 AH40 hubs
  • This integration supports MIFARE Classic and ICT encrypted DESFire smart cards
  • Unique trouble inputs are available to monitor a range of status conditions for each door, such as door forced or low battery
  • Privacy mode is supported with compatible locks

For more information and programming instructions, please see Application Note 344: Protege WX Aperio Hub Integration.

Aperio wireless locks

Download the Update

To download the firmware update, check that you're logged in to your website account, then go to Module Firmware and select the relevant product.  

Full details of the improvements, features, and resolved issues can be found in the Protege GX Controller Firmware Release Notes v.2.08.1309.