Kepware releases KEPServerEX Version 6 software

  • Kepware

Enhancements include a new method for remote configuration, additional languages that support critical industrial automation markets, and significant updates to the user interface and licensing experience

Softing adds MQTT connector to dataFEED OPC Suite

  • Softing Inc.

The MQTT Connector enables the integration of automation devices via MQTT Publisher functionality in IoT cloud applications, e.g. IBM Bluemix Cloud.

Integration Objects releases OPC UA Wrapper

  • Integration Objects

Integration Objects’ OPC UA Wrapper is a plug and play solution that enables OPC UA clients to communicate with classic OPC servers. It supports OPC Data Access, OPC Historical Data Access and OPC Alarms & Events servers.

Beckhoff integrates OPC UA extension into TwinCAT 3 software

  • Beckhoff Automation

This integration can be utilized in all areas of machine design, plant engineering and building automation technology. This is especially true in M2M scenarios within machine networks, for example, in small manufacturing systems as well as complex machines and buildings.

Engineering Consultants Group introduces latest version of Glance

Glance is a real-time graphical visualization client for OPC and OSIsoft. Glance runs on all modern devices and desktop browsers that support HTML5 with no add-ons required.

Tibbo announces the OPC server release

  • Tibbo Technology Inc.

The main point of OPC protocol is simple – it is a cross-functional fixed interface to communicate between data sources in the manufacturing industry.

Siemens announces Simotion Version 4.5

  • Siemens

Version 4.5 has equipped Simotion with object-oriented programming (OOP) and communication via OPC UA (Open Platform Communications Unified Architecture).

B-Scada introduces Citiworx platform for smart cities

  • B-Scada Inc.

CitiWorx is comprised of a cloud based solution for monitoring vast numbers of assets in real time, including equipment, signs, sensors and key performance indicators (KPI).

Emerson introduces AMS ARES asset health monitoring platform

  • Emerson Automation Solutions

AMS ARES Platform is designed to prioritize and deliver asset and device health data, enabling maintenance decisions that increase operational and asset availability.

Opto 22 announces addition of Node-RED to groov IIoT application

  • Opto 22
  • OPTO 22

groov is a toolset for IIoT developers designed to fuse together an industrial hardware platform, data visualization for mobile and web clients, industrial automation protocol support including Modbus/TCP and OPC UA, and advanced data flow processing.