Open Automation Software provides the tools to move data from anywhere to anywhere – over your LAN, WAN, Intranet, or the Internet with 100 nanosecond resolution.
Service to Service and Service to Client communications uses WCF with encrypted and compressed packets for low network usage and high speed.
OAS has multiple network forwarding, redirect, and hosting solutions that can used in any combination together to send and receive data through any corporate network securely, with our without the Internet.
The Universal Data Connector is at the core of the OAS product suite allowing the movement of data from anywhere to anywhere.
The Universal Data Connector enables almost limitless connections from a wide range of data sources to industry standard databases and .NET and web applications. All interfaces provide direct access to data without the need for proprietary plug ins.
The OAS Allen Bradley Data Connector allows you to connect directly to Allen Bradley controllers with the built in ABLogix and ABClassic Driver Interfaces which support communications over Ethernet to ControlLogix, CompactLogix, GuardLogix, and Micro800 with the ABLogix driver, and MicroLogix, SLC 500, and PLC-5 with the AB Classic driver.
The OAS Siemens Data Connector allows you to connect directly to Siemens controllers with the built in Siemens Driver Interfaces which support communications over Ethernet to S7-200, S7-300, S7-400, S7-1200, and S7-1500.
The OAS Modbus Data Connector allows you to connect directly to Modbus slave devices with the built in Modbus Driver Interface which supports communications over Ethernet and Serial interfaces with Modbus TCP, Modbus RTU, and Modbus ASCII protocols.
The OAS MQTT Data Connector allows you to connect to MQTT devices and software brokers with the built in MQTT Driver Interface.
The OPC Client Connector product enables unlimited local and remote OPC Clients to communicate with a licensed OAS Service. This design allows unlimited OPC Client connections while maintaining only one OPC connection to the local OPC Servers.
Also third party .NET data can be added to the real-time database using OPC .NET WinForm HMI .NET, OAS WPF HMI .NET, or OPC Mobile.NET, and read only data from databases of SQL Server, Oracle, or Access can be integrated with OAS Recipe.
Data from Microsoft Excel can be enabled for read and write functions using OAS Excel Connector. OPC Client Connector eliminates the need for remote DCOM configuration as all communications is performed using .NET, not DCOM.
The OPC Tunnel Connector allows an OAS Service to write values from any Tag Parameter to an OPC Item in an OPC Server. This simplifies remote networking by installing the OAS Service at each OPC Server system and takes advantage of the built in .NET Remoting communications in Open Automation Software.