FEATURED ARTICLESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
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...
Optimizing Multi-Site Operations, Large and Small
By Grant Gerke
By using PC-based control tools and EtherCAT industrial networks, companies can plug into their existing legacy...
NEWSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
- 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
- OPC certifies TeslaSCADA for OPC UA
- Softing Acquires Online Development Inc.
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
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...
By: Tony Paine, Kepware, and Russel Treat, EnerSys
A Distributed Communications Architecture removes the problems found in the Host-Centric...
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.
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.