IEC 61334-4-1 1st Edition, July 1, 1996
Distribution Automation Using Distribution Line Carrier Systems - Part 4: Data Communication Protocols - Section 1: Reference Model of the Communication System
Additional Comments: BILINGUAL
Published By:International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)
The scope of application of the specifications of the sections of part 4 is the communication through the so-called distribution line carrier technology (DLC) on both low and medium voltage distribution network. The application range based on telecommunication processes is wide and cannot be described exhaustively in this section; application examples are: control and monitoring of the distribution network, order broadcast, control of user interfaces, public lighting, traffic lights supervision, automatic meter reading, etc.
Extensions to other communication media are also allowed.