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Softing Industrial Automation GmbH

Richard-Reitzner Alle 6
85540 Haar
Germany

Telephone : +49 89 456 56 340
Fax : +49 89 456 56 399
Email : info.automation@softing.com
Web : http://industrial.softing.com


Editorial archive;

Data integration for IoT and Industry 4.0 applications 06/08/2017
Softing’s latest dataFEED OPC Suite allows for the transfer of data via REST protocols and supports NoSQL databases. Full Story...

Connecting to the cloud in a simple and secure way 26/04/2017
REST Connector, a new connector from Softing Industrial, is said to allow for easy and secure communication via REST protocols. Full Story...

Profibus master interface for mobile applications 15/03/2016
Softing has introduced the PBpro USB which is believed to be the world's smallest PROFIBUS master interface for PCs. The unit is compact enough to fit into a Profibus connector housing. Full Story...

HART at the speed of Ethernet 13/11/2015
Thomas Hilz, market segment manager at Softing Industrial Automation, discusses HART-IP, and explains why it is a groundbreaking technology and not just one protocol among many. Full Story...

Direct OPC UA connectivity from field to network 08/09/2015
Softing has introduced a new version of its application gateway echocollect which provides direct connectivity between field level machines and databases or networks that are using the OPC UA protocol.  Full Story...

OPC Suite supports Windows 10 13/08/2015
Softing Industrial Automation released software update 4.04 of its dataFEED OPC Suite.  This includes support for Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system.  Full Story...

Easy import of symbols from TIA Portal 07/07/2015
The new version of Softing's dataFEED OPC Suite supports the direct import of symbols from Siemens TIA Portal projects. Full Story...

Profinet diagnostics: organisational issues 26/05/2015
Dr Christopher Anhalt, senior product manager diagnostics at Softing Industrial Automation, discusses the organisational issues surrounding Profinet network diagnostics.  Full Story...

All-in-one OPC communication solution 10/02/2015
Softing Industrial Automation introduced the new dataFEED OPC Suite which combines OPC server and OPC middleware functionality into a single software solution.  Full Story...

Easing integration of Foundation and Profibus PA field devices 27/01/2015
The latest version of FFeasy and PAeasy, from Softing Industrial Automation, offers combined hardware and software solutions for the direct and rapid implementation of Foundation fieldbus H1 and PROFIBUS PA field devices. Full Story...

Embedded OPC UA server offers data integration 04/04/2014
Softing Industrial Automation has introduced echocollect UA, a standardised solution for the acquisition and management of process, manufacturing and quality data via an embedded OPC Unified Architecture (UA) Server.  Full Story...

Predictive diagnostics available on FOUNDATION fieldbus control system 20/08/2013
Emerson Process Management and Softing have announced that the Softing Linking Device and Gateway FG-110-FF has been successfully integrated and tested with Emerson's AMS Suite predictive maintenance software application. Full Story...

WirelessHART in practice: Saving power with proper network and field device configuration 01/03/2013
The power consumption of WirelessHART field devices is substantially influenced by the configuration. Based on experimental measurements and theoretical examinations, this White Paper explains the components of WirelessHART field devices, discusses their power consumption by way of an example scenario, and provides an important basis for decision-making on the use of WirelessHART technology. Full Story...

WirelessHART: The Top 10 Myths and the Truth Behind Them 22/01/2013
Every new technology has its misconceptions and delusions. This also applies to WirelessHART technology. Thomas Hilz, market segment manager at Softing Industrial Automation GmbH, reveals the truth about the top 10 myths. Full Story...

Wireless HART in practice 21/01/2013
New Whitepaper - Saving power with proper network and field device configuration. The power consumption of WirelessHART field devices is substantially influenced by the configuration. Based on experimental measurements and theoretical examinations, this White Paper explains the components of WirelessHART field devices, discusses their power consumption by way of an example scenario. Full Story...

Softing joins Ethernet Powerlink Standardization Group 26/10/2012
Softing Industrial Automation has become the latest member of the Ethernet Powerlink Standardization Group (EPSG). Full Story...