Common automation device - Profile guideline

provides guidance for the development of device profiles for industrial field devices and control devices, independent of their complexity

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Common automation device –
Profile guideline

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Common automation device –
Profile guideline

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1 Scope .9
2 Normative references .9
3 Definitions and abbreviations .10
3.1 Definitions .10
3.2 Abbreviations .13
4 Guideline − Overview.13
5 Automation model and device profiles .14
5.1 ISO 15745 .14
5.2 Typical automation configuration.15
5.3 Modular device structure.16
5.4 Interface model.18
6 Profile definition steps .18
6.1 Outline .18
6.2 First step: Scope, compatibility levels and device classification.20
6.3 Second step: Definition of device functions and their relations .24
6.4 Third step: Parameter li

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