The Enabler

Enabler PCI
A PCI card that provides 4 serial ports to connect forecourt devices. Includes optical isolation for reliability and to protect your control PC. LON interface for IFSF included as a standard feature. Firmware provides intelligent serial interface supporting range of protocols.
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Enabler Express
A PCI Express card based on our proven PCI design with the same ports and communication features. Quick and easy process to update firmware. Heartbeat and Service LEDs now Blue and Yellow to avoid confusion with other LED indicators.
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Product Pricing

To obtain quotes or order products, please contact our sales team. Pricing is generally in US dollars.

Questions?

The Enabler FAQ page has answers to a range of technical questions about our products.

Over 70 Brands and Devices
Controls pumps, tank gauges and price signs. A wide range of international protocols like Gilbarco, Wayne, Tokheim and Tatsuno are included. New interfaces are in development.
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Real-time Control
The Enabler gives your application live status of the forecourt with responsive updates when anything changes. Our API posts status changes to your application for key events.

Software and Hardware error conditions reported by forecourt Devices are also retrieved by The Enabler (where supported).

Scalable
The Enabler allows you to connect more than 40 fuelling positions using a mixture of up to 5 different pump protocols.
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SQL Database
Used to store setup and transaction data that you can access to implement data processing and export.

Software API
Easy-to-use way for programmers to build forecourt control into existing or new applications. Makes it easy to develop one application to control a wide range of devices.

Multi-Client
A single Enabler server per site allows any number of client applications to connect. This includes applications running locally on the Enabler Server and applications on connected PCs. No additional Enabler licenses are required to add more clients.
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Configuration & Maintenance
Localised applications that you can use to setup and maintain each site. Translations for English, Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese, Thai, Italian, French, and Russian.
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New Generation API
Based on common, multi-platform standards for communication - XML over TCP/IP. The V4 release includes:

  • New Native .NET API
  • New Native Java API
  • New OLE/COM API
  • Our existing ActiveX API
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Web-based Applications
We have replaced our Enabler Configuration and Management applications with web-based functionality. These are more secure, with user logins and access control, as well as being accessible on most browsers.
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Multi-Client
A single Enabler server per site allows any number of client applications to connect. This includes applications running locally on the Enabler Server and applications on connected PCs. No additional Enabler licenses are required to add more clients.
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New GUI Controls
For selected platforms we have provided GUI Controls (with source code) that use our API to visualise Pump and Tank Gauge status.
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API Improvements for Developers
As well as providing our new API in a range of different platforms, we have made some improvements to the API itself. These improvements incorporate customer feedback and suggestions, and aim to make it easier to develop reliable Forecourt Automation solutions.
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Samples and Documentation
Our Enabler V4 SDK includes sample applications that showcase the new API and UI, all to help you get started quickly. We have provided added online access to this documentation to ensure this is up-to-date.
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API Help

Compatibility
Enabler V4 is 100% compatible with our Enabler PCI/Express and FDM cards. It also includes all of our proven Pump Driver interfaces. New Pump Update releases will support Enabler v3 and v4. Version 4 continues to support our ActiveX controls.