What is OPC Quick Client?
Similarly, it is asked, what is OPC client?
OPC is a software interface standard that allows Windows programs to communicate with industrial hardware devices. The OPC client software is any program that needs to connect to the hardware, such as an HMI . The OPC client uses the OPC server to get data from or send commands to the hardware.
Subsequently, question is, what are OPC tags? In OPC terminology a Tag refers to a unique identifier for a data point within the OPC application. The tag is used to receive and also write the live value from and to the Data Source. OPCSystems.NET Realtime Tag defined using Configure Tags.
Beside this, what is Kepware OPC?
OPC is a client/server technology. One application acts as the server providing data, and the other acts as a client using data. OPC is a widely accepted industrial communication standard that enables the exchange of data between multi-vendor devices and control applications without any proprietary restrictions.
What is OPC in Scada?
Open Platform Communications (OPC) is a series of standards and specifications for industrial telecommunication. An industrial automation task force developed the original standard in 1996 under the name OLE for Process Control (Object Linking and Embedding for process control).