dataFEED OPC UA .NET Server & Client SDK for Windows

Fast Time-to-Market for OPC UA Clients and Servers

  • OPC UA Communication Integration in Windows-based Automation Environments
  • Comprehensive Functionality Provided by Libraries
  • Optimal Total Costs of Ownership Through All-In-One License Model

OPC Competence Brochure

Overview

Complete Solution Addressing All Customer Requirements

  • Comprehensive set of building blocks offering encapsulation and easy-to-use functionality required for implementing OPC UA Clients and Servers for Windows environment
  • Modular design to scale OPC UA functionality according to actual requirements
  • Wide range of available functionality, including Extended Security, Data Access, Complex Data, Events, Alarms & Conditions and Historical Access
  • Integrated security concepts allowing safe remote data transfer actively addressing modern security threats
  • Applicable for time-critical control tasks as well as for complex automation projects
  • OPC UA Servers and Clients capable to move data and information between factory floor and enterprise level

Comprehensive Scope of Delivery for Easy and Fast Development

  • Optimized Application Programming Interface (API) and easy to understand documentation
  • Complimentary how-to example applications, step by step tutorials, complex test and simulation clients and servers for a lean getting started with OPC UA development

Investment Security Through Innovative License Model

  • Implementation according latest OPC UA specifications
  • Free migration to upcoming OPC UA Development Toolkit versions thanks to toolkit software and 3 years‘ right to updates to future versions

Technical Details

OPC SpecificationsOPC Unified Architecture V1.03
OPC RolesOPC UA Client, OPC UA Server
OPC UA Client/ Server ProfilesCore Characteristics, Data Access, Complex Data, Base Eventing, Methods, Audit, Node Management, Historical Access, Alarms and Conditions, Redundancy
OPC UA TransportOPC UA TCP transport; UA Binary Encoding SOAP/HTTP transport: UA Binary and XML encoding HTTPS transport; UA Binary and XML encoding
OPC UA SecuritySecurity policy: Basic256Sha256/Basic256/Basic128Rsa15/None
Authentication: anonymous/user name and password/user certificate 
Full compliance to OPC UA 1.03 specification
OPC UA ModellingModel designer as helper tool for address space configuration for OPC UA Servers
Programming InterfaceC#
Development Environment*Microsoft Visual Studio 2010, Microsoft Visual Studio 2012, Microsoft Visual Studio 2013, Microsoft Visual Studio 2015, Microsoft Visual Studio 2017, .NET Framework 4.0, .NET Framework 4.5, .NET Framework 4.6, .NET Framework 4.7
Development /Target
Operating Systems*
Windows 7 (32 Bit and 64 Bit), Windows 8.1 (32 Bit and 64 Bit), Windows 10 (32 Bit and 64 Bit), Windows Server 2008 RS2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2016
Compliance/CertificationRegularly tested at OPC Foundation interoperability workshops, test with OPC Foundation compliance test tool
Support ToolsComprehensive programming examples and tutorials, complex test and simulation OPC UA Server and Client applications, generic technology test and demonstration Client and Server tools
Trial VersionTrial toolkit assemblies contain complete functionality. Limitation to 90-minute runtime period applies. 
Trial version upgrades to unlimited functionality simply by using binary license activation key
LicensingTrial and evaluation license, single seat developer license (binary and source code version)
Applications integrating licensed toolkit libraries can be deployed in unlimited number of copies.

* Please contact the Softing sales representative for requests of different compilers or operating system variants.

Downloads

Order Numbers

LMA-DD-031101Maintenance and support contract for OPC UA .NET Client Development Toolkit, 3 years minimum period, based on yearly fee, including single seat developer license WRL-DD-031101, binary format
WRL-DD-031101OPC UA .NET Client Toolkit, single seat developer license, binary format, available only in combination with LMA-DD-031101
LMA-DD-031102Maintenance and support contract for OPC UA .NET Server Development Toolkit, 3 years minimum period, based on yearly fee, including single seat developer license WRL-DD-031102, binary format
WRL-DD-031102OPC UA .NET Server Toolkit, single seat developer license, binary format, available only in combination with LMA-DD-031102
LMA-DD-031201Maintenance and support contract for OPC UA .NET Client Development Toolkit, 3 years minimum period, based on yearly fee, including single seat developer license WQL-DD-031201, source code format
WQL-DD-031201OPC UA .NET Client Toolkit, single seat developer license, source format, available only in combination with LMA-DD-031201
LMA-DD-031202Maintenance and support contract for OPC UA .NET Server Development Toolkit, 3 years minimum period, based on yearly fee, including single seat developer license WQL-DD-031202, source code format
WQL-DD-031202OPC UA .NET Server Toolkit, single seat developer license, source format, available only in combination with LMA-DD-031202
LEA-DD-030300Site License extension for OPC Development Toolkits

 

Scope of Delivery

SoftwareInstallation package on Softing OPC Toolkits DVD-ROM, installation package available for download
SupportDedicated Support Team
DocumentationOnline Help in English in CHM Format as Part of the Installation Package

 

Additional Products and Services

OPC-ENTW-TAGOPC Engineering / Consulting / Compliance Assistance     
TRA-OPC-UAOPC UA Introductory Training for Decision Makers and Technical Leaders
TRA-OPC-UA-DEVOPC UA .NET Developer Training
WRL-DD-031105OPC UA Model Designer
LRL-DY-134501dataFEED OPC Suite, Version 4.01 and higher

Training