FS-8700-34 – SMC 2460

FieldServer Driver

FS-8700-34

SMC 2460

(Preliminary)

 

Description

The SMC 2460 driver allows the FieldServer to transfer data to and from devices over either RS-232 or RS-485 using SMC 2460 protocol from Sierra Monitor Corporation. The FieldServer acts as the Client.

 

Fieldserver Mode Nodes Comments
Client 1 Only one client per port
Server FieldServer can not act as Server

 

Formal Driver Type

Serial

Client Only

 

Compatibility Matrix

FieldServer Model Compatible with this driver
FS-x2010 Yes
FS-x2011 Yes
FS-x40 Yes
FS-x30 No

 

Connection Information

Connection type: RS-232 or RS-485 (Two wire, Half-Duplex)
Baud Rates: 9600Vendor limitationFieldServer supports110; 300; 600; 1200; 2400; 4800; 9600; 19200; 28800; 38400; 57600; 115200 Baud
Data Bits: 7,8 Vendor limitation 8
Stop Bits: 1,2 Vendor limitation 1
Parity: Odd, Even, None Vendor limitation None
Multidrop Capability No

 

Devices tested

 

Device Tested (FACTORY, SITE)
SMC 2460 SITE, FACTORY

 

Connection configurations

 

Connection Notes


Communications functions – Supported functions at a glance:

Data Types Supported

FieldServer Data Type Description (or Device Data Type)
Analog Input Analog Sensor Report,Standards/Set Points
Digital Input Digital Sensor Report
Digital Output Overriding a Group of Control Points
Flag Control Point Status

 

Read Operations supported

FieldServer as a Client FieldServer as a Server
Read Analog Sensor Report N/A
Read Standards/Set Points N/A
Read Digital Sensor Report N/A
Read Control Point Status N/A

 

Write (Control) Operations supported

FieldServer as a Client FieldServer as a Server
Write Standards/Set Points: N/A
Overriding a Group of Control Points N/A

 

Unsupported Functions and Data Types

Function Reason
Control Alarms Report Not required till date
KWH Storage Display Not required till date
Condition Code Listing Not required till date
Todays Averages Not required till date
Yesterdays Averages Not required till date
SCHED Group/Control PT Not required till date
Phone Numbers Report Not required till date
Holidays Date Ranges Not required till date
History Pointer Not required till date
Sensor Alarm Report Not required till date
Any other Menu Service Not required till date

 

Unsupported Devices or Protocol Options

Device Details
Protocol Option: Overriding a Group of Control Points Command (@17 0) only override ‘all points to computer control’.


 

 

 

 

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