The RepresentsSameEntityAs is a concrete ReferenceTypeand can be used directly. It is a subtype of NonHierarchicalReferences. It is a symmetric Reference, that is, it provides the same semantic in both directions.

The semantic of this ReferenceTypeis to relate two Nodesthat represent the same entity in the real world.

The SourceNodeof Referencesof this ReferenceTypecan be of any NodeClass.

The TargetNodeof Referencesof this ReferenceTypecan be of any NodeClass.

Both, SourceNodeand TargetNodeshall represent the same entity in the real world.

RepresentsSameEntityAs is formally defined in Table 7.

Table 7– RepresentsSameEntityAs Definition

Attributes

Value

BrowseName

RepresentsSameEntityAs

InverseName

-

Symmetric

TRUE

IsAbstract

FALSE

References

NodeClass

BrowseName

Comment

Subtype of NonHierarchicalReferences defined in OPC 10000-5

Conformance Units

Base Info RepresentsSameEntityAs