MTUs transmit meter readings to solar-powered Data Collection Units (DCUs).
What does DCU stand for?
DCU stands for Data Collection Unit
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.
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We have 87 other meanings of DCU in our Acronym Attic
- Dominant Certificated Telecommunications Utility (Texas)
- Durham Clinical Trials Unit (UK)
- Digital Color Television
- Digital Composite Television
- Downtown Community Television Center (est. 1972)
- District of Columbia Taxation
- D.C. United (soccer)
- Danmarks Cykle Union
- Data Cache Unit
- Data Channel Unit
Samples in periodicals archive:
PLATINUM_services offers everything needed for implementation of a complete AMI system, including data collection units and the network communications center.
Within the State of Queensland specifically, the Queensland Health Perinatal Data Collection Unit (2009) reports that the move to an e-health platform for perinatal data collection has had a positive impact.
The company also offers blank thermal transfer and direct thermal labels, data collection units, laser scanners, and label printing software.
The LCM-9000 Data Collection Unit is the heart of the system as it can be expanded to vacuum control, tie bar strain-monitoring and closed-loop die temperature control.
Although hard-wiring the Digimatic indicators directly to the data collection unit eliminated most of the operator errors that occurred with the manual gages, it created some problems of its own.
The standard configuration is still a data collection unit (DCU) of some sort on or near each injection machine that monitors production and process data and feeds it to a central computer terminal for analysis.
Additionally, the Secure Key Dongle option allows the device to be used with other data collection units as well as any regular PC to secure digital evidence.