FEATURED ARTICLESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
OPC UA as the bridge to the enterprise
By John Rinaldi, Real Time Automation
Because of the discontinuity between the factory floor and the Enterprise, opportunities to mine the factory...
How OPC UA servers enable SCADA device data management
Industrial Ethernet Book
By Charles ZK Chen, Moxa
This article explains the difference between “updating data by polling” and “updating...
New Historian Simplifies Data Capture & Analysis
By Bill Lydon, Editor
Kepware Technologies recently introduced a new Local Historian Plug-In for the KEPServerEX communications platform and a...
OPC-UA enabled smart devices drive intelligent water management
By Silvio Merz
Decentralized, independently acting embedded controllers can form an intelligent network for the control of potable water and...
NEWSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
- OPC forms working group to fight counterfeiting
- OPC participates in Industrial Internet of Things and Industrie 4.0
- B&R supports OPC Foundation's real-time working groups
- Softing Development Toolkits obtain OPC Foundation lab certification
- OPC Foundation Elects Schmid-Lutz to Board
- OPC opens architecture to all
- OPC-UA OKed as communications standard for Industrie 4.0
- OPC Foundation and EtherCAT Technology Group to cooperate
- ICONICS Announces ReportWorX Express App for Office
- Stefan Hoppe joins the OPC Foundation as Vice President
- AIM Germany and OPC Foundation announce OPC AIM Companion Specification
- Softing Receives OPC Certification
PRODUCT NEWSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
Matrikon updates OPC Server for Wonderware Historian
Enhancements include support for the latest Microsoft Windows operating systems including Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit versions) , Windows Server...
Phoenix Contact releases TP 3000 Touch-panel HMI
Screen sizes range from 5.7 to 15 inches, with certain panels available in a 16:9 aspect-ratio wide screen.
B&R releases browsing function for OPC UA
The browsing function block allows OPC UA clients to easily determine which variables are available on a controller.
MEDIAin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
RESOURCESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
Report covers the importance of the machine to machine (M2M) communication protocol OPC Unified Architecture (OPC UA) in achieving Industry 4.0...
The license for Phoenix Contact’s FL mGuard security devices can protect OPC Classic applications.
This specification describes the mapping of the Sercos information model to OPC UA so that functions and data of Sercos devices are made available...
WHITE PAPERSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
By The OPC Foundation
The OPC Foundation has further developed its standard into the OPC Unified Architecture (UA) which provides solutions to the...
The gateway in an industrial controller or higher-end system can convert from OPC-UA to a backend system, in a controller-to-enterprise...
By Aron Semle, KEPServerEX
This whitepaper discusses scheduling needs and how the Scheduler Plug-In for KEPServerEX addresses them.
CASE STUDIESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
The Owens Design 300 mm wafer platform is designed for semiconductor metrology equipment applications and is linked to IT systems...
The Detector Control System (DCS), part of the LHS, uses more than 5000 CANopen nodes. The link between the Scada layer and CANopen is realized by...
By Kepware Technologies
Repete implemented Kepware’s KEPServerEX communications platform to address the diverse protocol environments of its...
EVENTSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
With the leading trade fairs taking place in parallel, HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology. in 2016, the USA is making its debut as the Partner Country at the world’s largest industrial technology event.
TRAININGin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
This webcast will explain the value and benefits of integrating a solution based on OPC UA.
The OPC Foundation Seminar will be held at the MathWorks campus in Natick, MA. The seminar will feature OPC Unified Architecture experts and lunch will be included. Registration and a Continental Breakfast will begin at 9:00 am. The seminar program will begin at 9:30 am and will last until 4:30 pm. This conference will focus on the rich feature set of OPC UA and the unique ways these features...
The OPC Foundation Seminar will be held at the Mississauga Convention Center. The seminar will feature OPC Unified Architecture experts and lunch will be included. Registration will begin at 9:00 am. The seminar program will begin at 9:30 am and end at 4:30 pm. This conference will focus on the rich feature set of OPC UA and the unique ways these features are put to use in real applications.