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How much memory does the PM8000 series have and what it is used for?

How much memory does the PM8000 series have and what it is used for?

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PM8000 series

PM8000 on-board memory
PM8000 data log

Default memory and logging framework for the PM8000 series meter.

The 8000 series has 512 MB of memory which is used by the firmware and ION framework.  This 512 MB of memory is not configurable by the end user, however.  The user only has access to manage the logging memory, which is 10 MB in size, and the FTP site memory.  More information on the FTP site memory can be found in article FA317553 ION Setup can configure how the on-board logging memory is allocated through the Setup Assistant.

PM8000 series meter default logging framework that is configured to record data and events at pre-defined intervals or conditions:
Data Recorder numberLog nameDepthInterval
1Revenue Log3360 (35 days)900 seconds (15 minutes)
9Loss Log3360 (35 days)900 seconds (15 minutes)
2, 3, 4Historic Logs3360 (35 days)900 seconds (15 minutes)
39Daily Nominal Logs450Triggered on Demand
7, 8Harmonics Logs840 (35 days)3600 seconds (1 hour)
N/AWaveform recorders (6 total)30Triggered on Demand
N/ACOMTRADE records10Triggered by waveform recording (if COMTRADE logging is enabled
10Energy/Demand (EgyDmd Log)3360 (35 days)900 seconds (15 minutes)
5Sag/Swell Log100Triggered on Demand
N/AEvent Log500Triggered on Demand
11, 12, 17, 19 - 26, 28, 29, 32, 35EN50160 LogsvariesEN50160 Interval
6, 16, 37, 38, 404-30 LogsvariesIEC61000-4-30 interval

The PM8000 series meter can support up to 50 data logs (data recorders) which can each record up to 16 different parameters.

The latest version of ION Setup can be downloaded from the link below.
Where can I download the latest version of ION Setup software?

PM8000 frequently asked questions: FA244498
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