Guide for Common Format for Naming Intelligent Electronic Devices (COMDEV)
|Publication Date:||6 December 2017|
This guide provides a common convention for naming physical and virtual intelligent electronic devices (IEDs). It discusses the various environments where device names are needed and how a common naming convention would be beneficial.
The purpose of this guide is to provide a convention for naming physical and virtual IEDs that provides consistency to the point that automated systems and persons unfamiliar with the particular electrical system could determine what entities the IEDs are monitoring or reporting.