Softing Inc. News & Articles

Ewing-Foley Partners With Softing to Expand IT Network Technology Support to Northwest U.S. Customer Base

  • News

Ewing-Foley, Inc. (EFI), a manufacturers’ representative firm that provides complete sales and marketing services to the datacom and networking industry, has announced its partnership with Softing Inc., an industry leader in industrial communications technology.

Practical Guide to OT-IT Cooperation

  • by Deane Horn
  • Feature

A transaction manager controls the world between the operational-technology-centric PLC and the information-technology-centric SQL database so OT and IT systems can interoperate successfully and deliver promised benefits of digitalization.

Rockwell adds Softing’s OPC Development Toolkits to the Encompass Partner Program

  • News

Softing's toolkits are designed to speed up development of OPC Classic and OPC UA servers. They provide a comprehensive collection of annotated libraries which facilitate the launch of products with OPC functionality.

Softing adds MQTT protocol to echocollect gateway

  • News

Alongside OPC UA and other control protocols, the echocollect gateway (version 7.10) includes publisher functionality of the MQTT (Message Queue Telemetry Transport) protocol.

Softing Development Toolkits obtain OPC Foundation lab certification

  • News

OPC UA .NET and OPC UA C++ Server Development Toolkit for Linux achieved the OPC Foundation’s official lab certification.

Softing Receives OPC Certification

  • News

Softing’s OPC UA Server Module for ControlLogix is now Certified for Compliance by the OPC Foundation

Softing achieves PROFINET Net Load Class III rating

  • News

Softing's PROFINET device implementation has passed the Class III category of the "Net Load Test" performed by PROFIBUS & PROFINET International (PI).

Harnessing Green Energy

  • Case Study

By Softing The San Jacinto Tizate geothermal project in Nicaragua is using Foundation Fieldbus connected to pressure and temperature transmitters and control valves to move the actual control function from the control room to the field devices.

Softing's PROFINET software helps control steel plant

  • Case Study

SAB, a producer of high strength steel, standardized on Softing's PROFINET protocol software for use with its PC-based Proview control system in a new steel plant that was built in Mobile, Alabama.

Wiley Uses Softing's PROFIBUS Tester to Reduce Commissioning Time

  • Case Study

The PROFIBUS Tester identified potential, covert failure nuisances within the PROFIBUS network before DCS commissioning started, reducing the overall time needed for commissioning the DCS by about 25%.