IEC 61360-2:2012


Language: EN Standard data element types with associated classification scheme for electric components - Part 2: EXPRESS dictionary schema

Language: FR Types normalisés d'éléments de données avec plan de classification pour composants électriques - Partie 2: Schéma d'un dictionnaire EXPRESS


Language: EN IEC 61360-2:2012 provides a formal model for data according to the scope as given in IEC 61360-1 and ISO 13584-42. It provides a means for the computer-sensible representation and exchange of such data, allowing for the implementation of dictionary systems dealing with data delivered according to either of the standards. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2002, and its Amendment 1 (2003). It is a technical revision. It includes the following significant technical changes: - separation of concepts between characterization class and categorization class; - introduction of value constraints on classes and properties; - addition of various new subtypes for data types, including rational_type; - improvement on the representation of unit of measurement. It has the status of a horizontal standard in accordance with IEC Guide 108 . IEC 61360-4, IEC reference collection of standard data element types and component classes, can be accessed from IEC CDD (Common Data Dictionary) Free access to Database . The database contains the IEC reference collection of classes and associated characteristic properties (data element types or DETs) of electric/electronic components including materials, geometry and features used in electrotechnical equipment and systems. The dictionary and database follow the methodology of Part 1 of IEC 61360 and the information model of Part 2. It has the status of a horizontal standard in accordance with IEC Guide 108 .

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