1.The user, using a web browser, connects to the software, which is located on “Citylight.net” server (in secure data center).
2.Through GSM data transfer method, user commands (e.g., turning lighting on/off) are transmitted to electrical distribution cabinet where the C-BOX control unit is installed.
3.C-BOX executes the given user commands (turns on/off lines) and, if C-NODE device is installed, transmits them to the C-NODE through Powerline communications. C-BOX sends reports on:
- Lamp and line status
- The consumed energy
- Meter measurements
- Cabinet door opening
4.C-NODE controls each individual lantern by turning it on/off or by changing the light intensity. Device detects lamp burnout, measure consumed energy and reports on the dead capacitors.