The way one interacts with a manager is through parameters, samplers, and manager methods. Parameters are most often items that allow you to configure a device (e.g., flip a switch, set an attenuator, set an integration time). Sometimes, parameters provide information about a manager (e.g., the state or status of a manager; how much time is left in an observation).
The TNC used in a digital system has various setting which must be programmed by the operator to obtain the best performance for its particular function. These setting are called parameters and are different for each use, e.g. user station, node, etc. Back