Phoenix Contact releases TP 3000 Touch-panel HMI

  • Phoenix Contact

Screen sizes range from 5.7 to 15 inches, with certain panels available in a 16:9 aspect-ratio wide screen.

B&R releases browsing function for OPC UA

  • B&R Industrial Automation Corp.

The browsing function block allows OPC UA clients to easily determine which variables are available on a controller.

Softing updates dataFeed OPC Suite with Siemens symbols

  • Softing Inc.

V 4.03 of dataFEED OPC Suite supports the direct import of symbols/tag names from Siemens TIA Portal projects.

GE releases Global Discovery Server based on OPC UA

  • GE Digital

Global Discovery Server is based on the new Part 12 of the OPC UA standards.

Prediktor adds OPC UA capabilities to Apis Historian

  • Prediktor

Version 7.2. of the Apis Historian enables the historian to both read and expose OPC UA data.

Dataforth adds OPC to MAQ20 DAQ system

  • Dataforth Corporation

The MAQ20 OPC server uses Kepware Technologies’ KEPServerEX OPC Server and Modbus TCP driver.

KEPServerEX supports SoftPLC PACs

  • SoftPLC Corporation

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

  • Kepware

KEPServerEX version 5.17 now has the enhanced Local Historian Plug-In with aggregates support.

Yokogawa enhances GA10 Data-logging Software with OPC

  • Yokogawa Corporation of America

Release 2.0 supports the OPC-UA industrial communications protocol.

Beckhoff announces SOA-PLC with OPC

  • Beckhoff Automation

The SOA (Service Oriented Architecture) PLC provides communication for the implementation of “Smart Factories,” Industry 4.0 and Internet of Things (IoT).