The value returned from the server may be different from the value of the device to which the ItemID refers, if the DeadbandPercent for the daitem object's parent group is not zero. The value is also updated only periodically, based on the parent group's Active and UpdateRate properties.
You determine the validity of Value by checking the Quality property for the item.
Value is updated when you perform an asynchronous or synchronous read operation or when a subscription callback occurs.
Any MATLAB® data type
The default value is an empty matrix ().