## 4.9.2 Definition

The RepresentsSameHardwareAs is a concrete ReferenceType and can be used directly. It is a subtype of HierarchicalReferences. It is a symmetric Reference, that is, it provides the same semantic in both directions

The semantic of this ReferenceType is to relate two Nodes that represent the same hardware.

The SourceNode of References of this ReferenceType can be of any NodeClass.

The TargetNode of References of this ReferenceType can be of any NodeClass.

Both, SourceNode and TargetNode shall represent the same entity in the real world.

RepresentsSameHardwareAs is formally defined in Table 8.

Table 8 – RepresentsSameHardwareAs Definition

Attributes Value
BrowseName RepresentsSameHardwareAs
InverseName -
Symmetric TRUE
IsAbstract FALSE
References NodeClass BrowseName Comment
Subtype of RepresentsSameEntityAs defined in 4.8
Conformance Units
Base Info RepresentsSameHardwareAs