Updates from Softing [Sponsored]

OPC UA .NET Standard Development Toolkit Available

With the new OPC UA .NET Standard Development Toolkit, Softing Industrial presents an additional powerful tool for developing OPC UA Servers and Clients. Its advantages include integrated security functions and cloud support.

Softing Industrial has added a new member to its suite of toolkits for the development of OPC UA servers and clients: The OPC UA .NET Standard Development Toolkit is now available using the .NET standard stack of the OPC Foundation. It provides many security functions available for OPC UA data exchange. In addition, cloud applications and services are supported as well.
As with other Softing Industrial OPC Development Toolkits, the new toolkit includes extensive tutorials, examples, and test and simulation tools. The performance of extensive conformance tests additionally guarantees the compliance with the OPC specification to the customers.

The first version of the OPC UA .NET Standard Development Toolkit provides an optimized application programming interface for developing OPC UA Clients. In addition to Windows, these also support Linux and Android operating systems. Subsequent versions then will extend the functionality of this toolkit and provide customers with all the benefits of Microsoft’s new .NET standard.


New Softing OPC Classic Toolkit, Version 4.46

Softing has also released the latest Version 4.46 of its effective OPC Classic Development Toolkits for Windows. OPC Classic Development Toolkit, Version V4.46 brings extended functionality:

  • Support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2017
  • Support for Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1

This update is free of charge to customers with an active maintenance agreement. However, new license keys are needed for this version.