This website uses cookies primarily for visitor analytics. Certain pages will ask you to fill in contact details to receive additional information. On these pages you have the option of having the site log your details for future visits. Indicating you want the site to remember your details will place a cookie on your device. To view our full cookie policy, please click here. You can also view it at any time by going to our Contact Us page.

Easy import of symbols from TIA Portal

07 July 2015

The new version of Softing's dataFEED OPC Suite supports the direct import of symbols from Siemens TIA Portal projects.

The new dataFEED Exporter  tool, which is now part of Softing's dataFEED OPC Suite allows importing symbols from Siemens TIA Portal projects (version 13 or 13 SP1) for a direct OPC Namespace configuration. 

The OPC Client applications receive the information for symbolic addressing from the dataFEED OPC Suiteā€™s integrated OPC- or OPC UA Server and can use the symbolic names to access the data items of the respective data blocks. This approach is said to overcome the need for manual configuration of data items and results in significant time and cost savings for the user. The dataFEED Exporter supports both newer types of Siemens controllers.

The dataFEED OPC Suite combines OPC Server and OPC Middleware functionality into one compact software solution. The integrated OPC UA Server enables integration of legacy and new controllers into industry 4.0 solutions. Components without OPC UA Server can therefor be easily integrated into OPC UA Client applications. The scalable solution provides users with the flexibility to pick and choose only those components that perfectly fit the application requirements.

Contact Details and Archive...

Print this page | E-mail this page