Matrikon introduces its updated OPC server for Allen Bradley, expanding the range of supported Allen Bradley devices, improving performance and simplifying configuration.
The newly enhanced Matrikon OPC server supports additional devices including ControlLogix, MicroLogix, and PLC5s, providing users with comprehensive open access connectivity for their Allen Bradley PLCs.
The Allen Bradley OPC server includes built-in security that protects data from unauthorised user access by allowing administrators to define the specific data visible to each user based on their Windows login credentials. The Allen Bradley OPC server plays an active role in maintaining data integrity.
Darek Kominek, marketing manager at MatrikonOPC explains that the expanded functionality and improved user experience offered with the OPC server for Allen Bradley make it easier to set up and maintain, increasing efficiency for users dealing with large, multi-device installations.
Key features of Matrikon OPC server:
- Comprehensive connectivity support for PLC5s, SLC500s, MicroLogix (1100 A, 1400, 1200 etc.), and ControlLogix
- Automatic discovery of Allen Bradley PLCs makes integration seamless
- High-performance OPC server suited for sequential, process, drive, and motion control