Weber Maschinenbau GmbH is the world market leader in the field of food slicer technology. In search for a standard which is able to connect machine building and IT, Weber discovered OPC UA. It contains all components which are required for software engineering within machine and plant engineering. Thanks to OPC UA it has been possible to fulfill all requirements and create a future-proof backbone for the machine software.
The need to share process data between production sites, refinery, petrochemical, gas and utility plants has been increasing for the past decade. These plants and… Read More »Exchanging Control System Data Securely
The C++ OPC UA Demoserver built with the C++ based OPC UA Server SDK/Toolkit in its latest Version 1.4.3 was successfully tested by the OPC… Read More »Unified Automation C++ Based OPC UA Server Certified
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Use the features of IBM® Integration Bus Manufacturing Pack, which are compliant with Open Platform Communications (OPC), to integrate your data sources and IBM Integration… Read More »IBM Integration Bus Manufacturing Pack with OPC
Softing announces the release of its new dataFEED OPC Suite addressing all the aspects of OPC communication with one product. Softing‘s new dataFEED OPC Suite… Read More »All-in-One, Easy-to-Configure Solution for OPC Communication
by Kepware Technologies
Having recently celebrated its fiftieth anniversary, Cascades was involved with recycling well before recycling was in style. Cascades Tissue Group, a division of Cascades, employs over 2,200 people within 17 manufacturing and converting facilities throughout the United States and Canada. Cascades owns and operates 17 paper machines, nearly 90 converting lines and eight integrated de-inking units. Using Kepware’s KEPServerEX, Cascades now supports communications across all of its 17 plants, 17 paper machines, and nearly 90 converting lines with just one piece of software. Engineered to support the OPC standard and over 150 different protocols, KEPServerEX allows Cascades to communicate with virtually any machine on its plant floor and access data without restrictions…