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What is the difference between IFM, IFE Module (LV434010) and IFE Switchboard Server (LV434011)?

Issue:
What are the different applications and uses for the IFM, IFE Module, and IFE Switchboard Server?
 
Product Line:
Molded Case Circuit Breakers
 
Environment:
Circuit Breaker Communications
 
Cause:

What are the different applications and uses for the IFM, IFE Module, and IFE Switchboard Server?
 
Resolution:
 

 
IFM module (TRV00210) IFE Module (LV434010) IFE  Switchboard Server (LV434011)
2 ULP Ports (Daisy chain topology) , 1 Serial (Modbus) Port, 1 Stacking Interface (to connect with IFE Switchboard Server (LV434011) 2 ULP Ports (Daisy chain topology), 2 TCP/IP Ports (Daisy chain topology). 2 ULP Ports (Daisy chain topology) , 2 TCP/IP Ports (Daisy chain topology), 1 Stacking Interface (to connect with IFM)
Connects to ULP devices on its IMU (IO, BCMT, FDM121) - Daisy chain topology. Connects to ULP devices on its IMU (IO, BCMT, FDM121) - Daisy chain topology. Connects to ULP devices on its IMU (IO, BCMT, FDM121) - Daisy chain topology.
Interconnects to IFE Switchboard Server (LV434011) via stacking connector.   Interconnects to IFM via stacking connector.
No Power supply Input 24 V Power Supply Input 24 V Power Supply input
Supplies power to self IMU - ULP devices. Supplies power to self IMU - ULP devices. Supplies Power to:
  • Self IMU ULP devices
  • Stacked IFMs
  • Stacked IFM’s IMU – ULP devices.
Connects to Modbus devices like SLMB, Meters, and BCM on Modbus network.    
Enables TCP/IP connectivity to all ULP & Modbus devices connected to itself with the help of IFE Switchboard Server (LV434011) stacked on it. Enables TCP/ IP connectivity to all ULP devices on its IMU. Supports TCP IP connectivity for all ULP Devices (IO, BCMT, and FDM121) on its own IMU.
    Supports TCP IP connectivity for all ULP Devices on self IMU & all IMU and Modbus devices connected to stacked-on IFMs.
    Supports for stacking-on of up to 12 IFMs to itself.
  Powerview – Embedded Web Pages to enable Remote Monitoring & Control to IMU Devices. Powerview – Embedded Web Pages to enable Remote Monitoring & Control to its entire Device List.
No capability to talk to a Supervisor (Ecoreach, RSU) etc. independently. Supports communication with Supervisory/ Configuration Softwares – Ecoreach, RSU. Supports communication with Supervisory/ Configuration Softwares – Ecoreach, RSU.
  Communicates with other added TCP/ IP (remote Devices) devices on the network – other IFE Module (LV434010), SLIP etc. Communicates with other added TCP/ IP (remote Devices) devices on the network – other IFE Module (LV434010), SLIP etc.
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