OPC UA Insights


OPC Unified Architecture (UA) is a service-oriented industrial communication standard for secure and reliable data exchange. OPC UA is platform-independent and ensures a seamless flow of information among devices from multiple vendors. It defines services for data exchange between clients and servers including access to real-time data, monitoring of alarms and events, access to historical data and other applications.

The standard is managed by the OPC Foundation.

Take a minute to learn

OPC UA was released in 2008 and is a platform independent service-oriented architecture that integrates all the functionality of the individual OPC Classic specifications into one extensible framework. Please take a minute to get into the world of OPC UA.

Want to know more?

The world of OPC UA is vast and there is much more to be said. The OPC Foundation web site is full of resources to explore to get a deeper understanding of what the protocol can mean for your business.

Learn more about OPC UA on the official OPC Foundation web site