ANSI/CTA-852 configuration server - Johnson Controls - LIT-1201668 - System Integration - LonWorks Integration - 12.0

LonWorks Network Integration with Network Engines and LCS Technical Bulletin

Brand
Johnson Controls
Product name
LonWorks Integration
Document type
Technical Bulletin
Document number
LIT-1201668
Version
12.0
Revision date
2022-08-30
Product status
Active
Language
English

The Configuration Server is a critical part of any ANSI/CTA-852 channel. It tracks all of the devices belonging to a channel and ensures that each device communicates with all other devices on that channel. If all devices are in communication, they can route traffic to each other.

In an LCS85 flat LonWorks system, you can use either the Loytec L-IP router or the Echelon Configuration Server. Unlike the Echelon Configuration Server, each L-IP router can only manage a single ANSI/CTA-852 channel.

Notes:

  • Echelon and Adept Systems routers are compatible with both the Loytec Configuration Server and the Echelon Configuration Server.
  • For full functionality, settings must be adjusted in the Gesytec Easylon IP Interface Configuration Utility, depending on the Configuration Server you are using. See Appendix: LCS85 Gesytec 852 Configuration Settings for details.