FEATURED ARTICLESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
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...
Understanding the OPC unified architecture
Industrial Ethernet Book
By Eric Murphy, Matrikon OPC
OPC UA covers a wide range of topics and functionality, but what people really want to know...
NEWSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
- Stefan Hoppe joins the OPC Foundation as Vice President
- AIM Germany and OPC Foundation announce OPC AIM Companion Specification
- Softing Receives OPC Certification
- Iconics announces GENESIS64 is OPC Foundation Certified
- Matrikon OPC UA Embedded SDK Certified Secure
- OPC UA security and interoperability – a review of the European Interop Workshop 2014
- OPC-UA makes subsea control more secure
- OPC Server and SISORT DA system control 29 substations without SCADA
- Compliance Corner
- OPC-UA Offers Security for Remote-Site Applications
- OPC Foundation appoints Ziad Kaakani to Board of Directors
- Lenze adds OPC to its motion control software
PRODUCT NEWSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
KEPServerEX supports SoftPLC PACs
KEPServerEX version 5.17 now includes SoftPLC PACs as a supported device type in the Allen-Bradley OPC Server Suite.
Kepware updates Historian software for On-Site Data Visualization
KEPServerEX version 5.17 now has the enhanced Local Historian Plug-In with aggregates support.
Yokogawa enhances GA10 Data-logging Software with OPC
Release 2.0 supports the OPC-UA industrial communications protocol.
MEDIAin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
RESOURCESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
This specification describes the mapping of the Sercos information model to OPC UA so that functions and data of Sercos devices are made available...
PLCopen and OPC Foundation created an open standards ecosystem that simplifies the communications of packaging machines with other plant systems...
AlarmAgent.info makes a system OPC-compatible, enhancing its existing real-time reporting features by sharing data communication with HMI / SCADA...
WHITE PAPERSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
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.
By Tony Paine, Kepware
Data has to be transmitted over public domains securely in order to protect the authenticity, integrity, and...
CASE STUDIESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
By Kepware Technologies
Repete implemented Kepware’s KEPServerEX communications platform to address the diverse protocol environments of its...
Molex plant floors consist of hundreds of different machines from a variety of vendors, with each speaking its own language or “protocol.” An...
Using Kepware’s KEPServerEX, Cascades now supports communications across all of its seventeen plants, seventeen paper machines, and nearly ninety...
EVENTSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
HANNOVER MESSE 2015 covers all the core themes of the industrial value-adding chain at a single location – from individual components to the complete smart factory.
This OPC Day conference will be held at the Microsoft Conference Center, Le Campus in Paris. The conference will feature OPC Unified Architecture experts and users from a number of industries. Catering will be included during the conference sessions.
The agenda for this event is largely developed by customers, for customers with opportunities for knowledge sharing and networking. Join us as we discuss trends and new technologies impacting the automation industry.
TRAININGin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
Attend this OPC Foundation webcast produced collaboratively with Matrikon to get a clear, high level overview of the IoT landscape both for vendors looking to adopt the IoT in their products and services and for professionals in companies that will use this technology to better compete today and in the future.