Unit Definitions

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Edition Date: December 2018

Part Number: 375191F-01

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Parent Topic: Device Definitions

Unit definitions define the names of units of measurement that a particular asset type supports. A unit definition in JSON consists of an object that contains the following name-value pairs:

  • Type—The keyword for the asset type that supports the Units you are defining.
  • Units—An array of the names of units the asset type supports.

The following example shows an array with unit definitions for two different asset types.



"Type": "Acceleration",

"Units": [






"Type": "Velocity",

"Units": [





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