FEATURED ARTICLESin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
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...
Powering Industry 4.0 & Industrial IoT
By Bill Lydon, Editor
Many industry experts believe OPC UA is an enabling technology for the Internet of Things and Industry 4.0. OPC UA enables...
Reshape the Automation Pyramid
The market increasingly demands individualized products. Product life cycles are getting shorter and average lot sizes are getting smaller....
Secure Protection from Attacks, Malicious Software, and Unauthorized Access
By Gerrit Boysen and Mariam Coladonato, Phoenix Contact
The requirements placed on a firewall in a production zone are different from those in the...
NEWSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
- 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
- PTC to Acquire Kepware for $100 million
- OPC UA Companion Specification for Sercos released
- Kepware Launches IoT Alliance Program
PRODUCT NEWSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
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...
Honeywell introduces Matrikon OPC UA software development kit
The toolkit is designed to allow users to interconnect industrial software systems, regardless of the platform, operating system or size.
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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
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...
Production of hydrogen and electricity at zero emissions, thanks to aluminum combustion.
EVENTSin OPC & OPC UA Interoperability
HUG has a long tradition of customer led knowledge. Learn how your industry peers solve similar problems, attend valuable and relevant training courses and network with colleagues and leading experts. Join us for roundtables on topics such as migration, cyber security, alarm management, and more. You’ll have many opportunities to gain knowledge. As part of your registration, you can attend...
The OPC Day Europe is THE international OPC UA conference worldwide with top speakers and the best opportunity for networking. In 2016 the conference will be hosted as part of "IT2Industry" inside the trade show "Automatica".