How to start your digital transformation journey? Certain things about your business will never change, and the digital era will disrupt everything else. In this article, we attempt to offer a blueprint for your digital transformation journey. For this, we have to declutter and understand the deeper meaning behind overused buzzwords in this space like […]
Introduction to OPC UA Industry 4.0 context: Before we see what OPC UA is, it is important to understand its relevance in Industry 4.0 context. There may be many definitions for what Industry 4.0 is. Some say it’s about improving productivity; some say it’s about mass customization, our opinion is that Industry 4.0 […]
Embedded OPC UA – Binary node store implementation OPC UA information models are delivered in the form of NodeSet2.xml files. As XML storage and parsing is not very efficient for implementation in resource constrained embedded systems, an alternative solution is to convert the information from the XML files into the form of source code […]
OPC UA Companion Specification The OPC UA Companion Specifications aim to provide a solution by describing the interfaces, services and data that should be exposed by the devices to enable easier configuration and interpretation. 20 years ago, if you bought a digital camera, it usually came with a USB interface. However, you still […]
What is OPC UA, Industry 4.0 and the Interoperability Challenge There may be many definitions for what Industry 4.0 is. Some say it’s about improving productivity; some say it’s about mass customization, our opinion is that Industry 4.0 is all about new business models. Why do we say that “Industry 4.0 is all about […]
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