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Communications Module

Abbreviation(s) and Synonym(s):

None

Definition(s):

  The sub-component of a Smart Meter responsible for AMI communications between Smart Meters in the field and the Network Management System. The Communications Module may or may not be a separate electronic element, and/or may include the HAN Interface.
Source(s):
NISTIR 7823 (SG-AMI 1-2009)