IOUs going offline intermittently - estimating the power consumed from IOU modules

Issue

There is a need to be able to calculate and estimate the amount of power being consumed by IOU modules and their readers

Product Line

Andover Continuum

Environment

99xx

9680

IOUs

Cause

Power supplies have a wattage limit and adding to many modules can cause the bus to become unstable

Resolution

To estimate the amount of wattage being consumed by IOU modules, please download the following Excel Spreadsheet.

Continuum I/O Module Power