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Reference EN 62439-1:2010
Title Industrial communication networks - High availability automation networks - Part 1: General concepts and calculation methods
Project Number 22116
Abstract/Scope IEC 62439-1:2010(E) is applicable to high-availability automation networks based on the ISO/IEC 8802-3 (IEEE 802.3) (Ethernet) technology. It specifies: - the common elements and definitions for other parts of the IEC 62439 series; - the conformance test specification (normative); - a classification scheme for network characteristics (informative); - a methodology for estimating network availability (informative); - the configuration rules, calculation and measurement method for a deterministic recovery time in RSTP. It cancels and replaces IEC 62439 published in 2008 and constitutes a technical revision. It includes the following significant technical changes with respect to IEC 62439 (2008): - adding a calculation method for RSTP (rapid spanning tree protocol, IEEE 802.1Q), - adding two new redundancy protocols: HSR (High-availability Seamless Redundancy) and DRP (Distributed Redundancy Protocol), - moving former Clauses 1 to 4 (introduction, definitions, general aspects) and the Annexes (taxonomy, availability calculation) to IEC 62439-1, which serves now as a base for the other documents, - moving Clause 5 (MRP) to IEC 62439-2 with minor editorial changes, - moving Clause 6 (PRP) was to IEC 62439-3 with minor editorial changes, - moving Clause 7 (CRP) was to IEC 62439-4 with minor editorial changes, and - moving Clause 8 (BRP) was to IEC 62439-5 with minor editorial changes, - adding a method to calculate the maximum recovery time of RSTP in a restricted configuration (ring) to IEC 62439-1 as Clause 8, - adding specifications of the HSR (High-availability Seamless Redundancy) protocol, which shares the principles of PRP to IEC 62439-3 as Clause 5, and - introducing the DRP protocol as IEC 62439-6.
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Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2010-03-19
Current Stage code deadline 2010-12-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 65C
Reference Document IEC 62439-1:2010 (EQV)
ICS 25.040 - Industrial automation systems
35.040 - Character sets and information coding
Keywords Communication; Network; Automation; Concepts; Calculation methods
Note Partially supersedes EN 62439:2008
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6060 2010-03-19 2010-12-01 export to doc file  EN  DE
5099 2010-03-01 2010-05-01  
5060 2010-02-04 2010-02-18 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-11-27 2010-01-29  
3090 2009-05-29 2009-09-30  
5060 2009-04-27 2009-05-11 export to doc file  EN
5020 2008-11-21 2009-04-24  
1090 2008-11-18 2008-11-21  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2010-03-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2010-03-19
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2010-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2010-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2013-03-01

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Supersedes EN 62439:2008
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Normative reference (6) IEEE 802.1D
IEEE 802.1Q:2005
IETF RFC 791:1981
ISO/IEC 8802-3
IEC 60050-191
EN 61158 series
EN 61158-6-10:2008

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