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Two new groov EPIC I/O modules for power monitoring and universal I/O
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Learn about two new I/O modules just announced for the groov EPIC controller. Two highly anticipated groov EPIC modules are here: the 3-phase power monitoring module with 64 channels of data (!), and the...more
New OptoPartner videos en Español
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New videos help you get to know Sincrón Diseño Electronico, Opto 22's long time partner in Colombia. OptoPartner and distributor Sincrón Diseño Electronico has recently developed a couple of exciting videos for our Spanish-speaking audience.
How to set up port redirection on groov EPIC
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Newly added in EPIC firmware 3.3.1 : manage unsecured devices on-prem or at remote sites through secure, on-demand connections. Last week in the OptoBlog, Ben Orchard shared an overview of what's...more
SNAP PAC to groov EPIC - is it time?
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Opto 22's updated technical note helps current SNAP PAC users decide if, when, and how to migrate to the newer groov EPIC system. Opto 22 customers have been relying on the SNAP PAC system for their...more
New groov EPIC firmware 3.3.1 is here
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Several highly requested features have been added to the latest firmware update for groov EPIC PR1 and PR2. Even with the Covid pandemic lingering on, our mostly remote team of software engineers at Opto...more
MQTT & Sparkplug success stories
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A recent webinar hosted by the Eclipse Foundation highlights the power of MQTT with Sparkplug in industrial automation applications. As a member of the Eclipse Foundation's Sparkplug Working Group, Opto...more
CODESYS and groov EPIC in the real world
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Watch the "CODESYS in the field" presentation from the Fall 2021 CODESYS Tech Talk. In case you missed the Fall CODESYS Tech Talk virtual event, we have an important session to share with you. As an...more
groov RIO is a contender again
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The groov RIO MM2 has been announced as a finalist for Control Engineering magazine's annual awards program. It's that time of year again! Control Engineering just revealed their line up of new products...more
How to configure SSL/TLS server certificates on groov devices
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Security certificates are critical tools for designing cybersecure automation systems, and they're easier to set up on your groov devices than you might think. Have you ever seen a warning message from...more
New video: Cybersecurity out of the box
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Watch and learn what it means to have a secure industrial controls system. Industrial automation has long been known to carry cybersecurity vulnerabilities at the levels of both technology and practice...more
Modern Wastewater: Perceptive Controls
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ICC 2021 Discover Gallery finalist, Perceptive Controls, talks about their continued success with the Waterford, MI Department of Public Works In February of this year, we looked at a pioneering MQTT...more
2 million views and counting
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Opto 22's YouTube channel is growing with more videos and subscribers. What started several years ago as a platform to host a few Opto 22 product videos has now reached a new milestone. The Opto 22...more
Get quick and affordable OEE data
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A recent webinar with Opto 22 technology partner Sepasoft demonstrates flexible MES solutions with groov RIO. In case you missed it, recorded sessions from last month's Sepasoft virtual conference are...more
Cómo elevar su estrategia de seguridad para los sistemas de automatización
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Las mejores prácticas para el groov EPIC y la ciberseguridad Habrá oído de ataques informáticos y cómo han afectado a empresas grandes y chicas. Sus sistemas o los de sus clientes trabajan bien, pero...more
Join us at the Fall 2021 CODESYS Tech Talk
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The upcoming 5-day virtual event is your chance to learn, engage and discuss CODESYS tech innovations and engineering in real-time. CODESYS is a free, platform-independent IEC 61131-3 programming tool...more
Unlocking data from your PLC live at ICC
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The recording of Opto 22's live product demo from the 2021 Ignition Community Conference is now available. Were you able to attend Inductive Automation's annual Ignition Community Conference (ICC) last...more
Podcast en Español: Industria 4.0 por NV Tech y Opto 22
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Cómo facilitar y modernizar lo que tienes que entregar usando los equipos legados y existentes -- ¡no hay magia!  Ya sea si eres integrador o cliente final, llega el día que tienes que modernizar...more
Take your projects to the next level with Sparkplug
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Join us for another webinar this week with the Eclipse Foundation and members of the Sparkplug Working Group. Earlier this year, Opto 22 joined the Eclipse Foundation's Sparkplug Working Group. The...more
groov RIO lessons coming to OptoU
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Opto 22's free online training will soon include a series on groov RIO edge I/O. Good news for all our OptoU students as well as anyone interested in learning more about groov RIO—this new series of...more
Optimizing PAC Project System Performance
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Updated technical note includes tips and design advice for ensuring optimal performance on all devices using PAC Project software. If you've been keeping up with your OptoBlog posts, you saw last week...more
Time to update: PAC Project 10.4 is here
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Take advantage of several new features, fixes and improvements in this latest release of the PAC Project software suite, R10.4. Whether you use Opto 22's basic or professional version of the PAC...more
Flexible MES solutions with groov RIO
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Opto 22 will be joining Technology Partner Sepasoft for a free virtual conference showcasing their latest MES modules. The Opto 22 events calendar continues to fill up with opportunities to work with...more
How to select the right HMI solution for your groov device
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Sharpen your drawing tools. It's time to go to work. Visualization for industrial automation is bigger than it’s ever been, and it’s not just about control anymore. As it becomes increasingly important...more
OptoPartner Video - meet Automated Concepts
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Our OptoPartner video series continues with an introduction and overview of Automated Concepts Inc. Based in Texas, Automated Concepts Inc has been a part of the OptoPartner integrator program for...more
CODESYS vs PAC Control
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Which is right for you? In this series, I’ve been talking about the strengths of CODESYS for control programming on the groov EPIC platform, but it’s not your only option. You can use CODESYS, Opto 22...more