The Utilizes is a concrete ReferenceTypeand can be used directly. It is a subtype of NonHierarchicalReferences.

The semantic of this ReferenceTypeis to relate a component to other components that are needed by the component in order to work.

The SourceNodeof Referencesof this ReferenceTypeshall be an Objector ObjectTyperepresenting a component that utilizes the TargetNodein order to work.

The TargetNodeof Referencesof this ReferenceTypeshall be an Objector ObjectType representing the required component.

Requires is formally defined in Table 4.

Table 4– Utilizes Definition

Attributes

Value

BrowseName

Utilizes

InverseName

IsUtilizedBy

Symmetric

FALSE

IsAbstract

FALSE

References

NodeClass

BrowseName

Comment

Subtype of NonHierarchicalReferences defined in OPC 10000-5

Conformance Units

Base Info Utilizes