The NetworkInterfaces Objectshall be used as the browse entry point for network interfaces of the device the Serveris running on. It is formally defined in Table 39.

Table 39– NetworkInterfaces definition

Attribute

Value

BrowseName

NetworkInterfaces

References

NodeClass

BrowseName

Comment

HasTypeDefinition

ObjectType

FolderType

Conformance Units

BNM Entry Points

The NetworkInterfaces folder is intended to hold instances, which are of IetfBaseNetworkInterfaceType or a subtype of it. However other Objectscan be stored within this folder that implement the UA Interface IIetfBaseNetworkInterfaceType.

All Objectsof Type IetfBaseNetworkInterfaceTypewithin the NetworkInterfacesfolder shall represent either a physical or virtual network interface.