FEATURED ARTICLESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
‘Open Process Control Architecture Standard’ is the Rallying Cry at ExxonMobil’s Industry Day
By Bill Lydon
A major driver for the effort for open process control standards, has been the widespread call for accelerative automation...
Honeywell Leaps Ahead with Digital Transformation Unit
By Bill Lydon, Editor
The rapid rise of the cloud and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has spurred dozens of companies to harness the new...
Will IT and OT Converge?
By Bob McIlvride, Skkynet
For decades, the world of Information Technology (IT) has been evolving separately from the Operational Technology (OT)...
Industry 4.0 Blossoms at 2016 Hannover Fair
By Bill Lydon, Editor
The 2016 Hannover Fair was full of energy and industrial innovation, highlighted by an abundance of evidence that shows...
NEWSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
- Sercos announces 2nd Machine Communication Forum
- VDMA Machine Vision and OPC Foundation to prepare OPC UA Machine Vision Specification
- Digital transformation leads agenda at Honeywell Process Solutions' annual Users Conference
- Microsoft announces partnership with OPC Foundation
- Honeywell announces formation of Digital Transformation unit
- OPC Foundation elects Matt Vasey, Microsoft to OPC Foundation board of directors
- OPC Foundation Announces Collaborative Strategy with OMG for the OPC UA and DDS Standards
- OPC Foundation Announces OPC UA Open Source Availability
- OPC UA is Enhanced for Publish-Subscribe (Pub/Sub)
- OPC releases AutomationML for OPC UA spec
- PLCopen publishes OPC function block spec for review
- EyeSens adds OPC Support
PRODUCT NEWSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
Honeywell releases ControlEdge programmable logic controller
ControlEdge PLC, combined with Honeywell’s Experion Process Knowledge System (PKS), is designed to provide secure connectivity and tight...
NEXCOM introduces CPS 200 IoT gateway solution
NEXCOM IoT gateway solution CPS 200 is designed to provide simple yet secure connection to the cloud for legacy industrial automation and control...
Beckhoff introduces EK9160 IoT Bus Coupler
The EK9160 IoT Bus Coupler establishes a direct connection to the cloud, without any special control program between Beckhoff, EtherCAT I/O and the...
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RESOURCESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
The OPC Foundation addition of publish/subscribe communication functionality to OPC UA provides the necessary infrastructure to achieve seamless...
Courses include OPC Workshops for OPC Classic and Cyber Security for OPC.
Report covers the importance of the machine to machine (M2M) communication protocol OPC Unified Architecture (OPC UA) in achieving Industry 4.0...
WHITE PAPERSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
By Aron Semle, Kepware Technologies
OPC UA, HTTP, MQTT, CoAP, DDS, and AMQP all have a place in IoT. Which protocols take majority market share...
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...
CASE STUDIESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
CIAT decided it was time to investigate 64-bit monitoring systems that aligned with their values for innovation and sustainability. This search...
By Alex Herbert, Kepware Technologies
Since implementing the IoT Gateway for KEPServerEX, Faurecia was able to decrease its transparency project...
FLIR Intelligent Transportation Systems develops a wide variety of hardware and software solutions for vehicular/pedestrian traffic video detection...
EVENTSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
Featuring the cutting-edge in factory, process, and building automation, this event has established itself as the place to see the automation industry’s most innovative solutions and technologies. Industrial Automation will stand alongside four additional shows from Germany's HANNOVER MESSE and provide an exceptional opportunity for business development.