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Historian object

Sep 25, 2013 at 5:02 PM
When I read some historian data using the webservice, I receive the following properties:


What is the meaning of:

Unit Number


Oct 14, 2013 at 1:13 PM
Hi Renan,

The historian file format used by the Historian 1.0 is designed to be identical to a historian data format used internally by TVA. As such, some of these values have odd names or don't mean much from the openPDC's perspective. I don't know the driving reason behind the naming of some of these parameters, but here's what they mean from the openPDC's perspective.
  • PlantCode is the acronym of the historian.
  • UnitNumber is always 1.
  • SourceID is the ProtocolID (from the Protocol table) of the device that parsed the measurement.
Marked as answer by ritchiecarroll on 11/1/2013 at 11:39 AM