FS-8700-51 – United Power FIM

FieldServer Driver – Serial

FS-8700-51

United Power FIM

 

Description

The United Power FIM driver is used to interface to FIM modules to monitor the status of connected Uninterruptible Power Supplies. The driver can be used as a client to poll for UPS status or can be used as a server to emulate a FIM module. Analog and Digital status data can be retrieved from a FIM module. The driver works over either a RS-232 port or over a RS-485 port allowing multi-dropped FIM modules to be accessed.

 

Formal Driver Type

Serial

Client or Server

 

Connection Information

Connection type: RS-232 or RS-485

Baud Rates: 9600 Baud

Data Bits: 8

Stop Bits: 1

Parity: None

Multidrop Capability Yes

 

Devices tested:

Device Tested
FIM module Factory

 

Communications functions

Supported functions at a glance:

 

Data Types Supported

FieldServer Data Type Description (or Device Data Type)
Analog Input Voltage, Current, Power, etc
Digital Input Digital contact state

 


Read Operations supported

FieldServer as a Client FieldServer as a Server
Read Analog Status: Provide Analog Status:
Input Voltage A-B Input Voltage A-B
Input Voltage B-C Input Voltage B-C
Input Voltage C-A Input Voltage C-A
Output Voltage A-B Output Voltage A-B
Output Voltage B-C Output Voltage B-C
Output Voltage C-A Output Voltage C-A
Current Phase A Current Phase A
Current Phase B Current Phase B
Current Phase C Current Phase C
Current Neutral Current Neutral
Current Ground Current Ground
Frequency Frequency
Temperature Temperature
Humidity Humidity
Total kVA Total kVA
Percentage Load Phase A Percentage Load Phase A
Percentage Load Phase B Percentage Load Phase B
Percentage Load Phase C Percentage Load Phase C
Total kW Total kW
kW Phase A kW Phase A
kW Phase B kW Phase B
kW Phase C kW Phase C
Power Factor Phase A Power Factor Phase A
Power Factor Phase B Power Factor Phase B
Power Factor Phase C Power Factor Phase C
kW Hours Phase A kW Hours Phase A
kW Hours Phase B kW Hours Phase B
kW Hours Phase C kW Hours Phase C
Peak Demand Peak Demand
Distortion Percentage Phase A Distortion Percentage Phase A
Distortion Percentage Phase B Distortion Percentage Phase B
Distortion Percentage Phase C Distortion Percentage Phase C
Event Counter Event Counter
Read Binary Status: Provide Binary Status:
Digital Contact Digital Contact

 

Unsupported Functions and Data Types

Function Reason
Programming messages FieldServer is a data transfer device, and as such, programming messages are not required

 

Revision History

Date DriverVersion DocumentRevision Resp Comment
5/21/02 1.00 0 DR Created
8/14/03 1.00 1 JD Releasing

 

 

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