OPC DA/UA Gateway Solutions is the most well accepted standards-based connectivity method and answers the questions of the automation industry such as; how to communicate between devices, controllers and/or applications without getting any issue in the driver-based connectivity problems.
OPC Data Access (OPC D/A) is an OPC foundation specification which defines how real data can be transferred between a data source and a data sink without any of them having to know each other’s native Protocol.
OPC Unified Architecture (OPC U/A) is a machine to machine communication protocol developed by the OPC Foundation used for an Industrial automation. It focuses on communicating with industrial equipment & systems for data collection & control.
Benefits Of OPC DA/UA Gateway Solutions
- An OPC enabled application can freely communicate with any OPC enabled data source available on the network & it does not require any special driver software or specific data source.
- There is no limitation on the number of connections to be made.
- OPC is easy to use.
- It provides multiplatform support.
- It has high redundancy and reliability.