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Create a data table in Node-RED
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Next up in the Node-RED developer video series is a tutorial on adding data tables. Did you know that you can install additional gadgets to the Node-RED dashboard? Terry Orchard returns to the OptoStudio...more
The Art of the Possible: .NET-based Industrial Applications
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How can you deliver modern Industry 4.0 capabilities that still come in under budget? Harry McCollum of Tatsoft illustrates. Today’s applications require more than a one-vendor approach. FrameworX by...more
Meet more OptoPartners
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Introducing the latest system integrators to join the OptoPartner program The newest members of the OptoPartner program come from all around the world. Take a look at the descriptions below and see if...more
Power & Energy Monitoring - Why and how?
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New website resources outline how to securely access and share your energy data. Opto 22 gives you lots of options when it comes to helping you monitor your power and energy usage.  The groov RIO EMU...more
How to use context storage in Node-RED
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Follow along in this new developer series video as Terry Orchard guides you through storing and passing data in a Node-RED flow. What if you need to snapshot a message from a very specific part of a Node...more
MQTT to be featured in upcoming ENTELEC Conference in Houston
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The world's leading association of energy operators is hosting its annual conference and expo this month in Houston. Opto 22 is partnering once again with our Tech Partner Cirrus Link Solutions to...more
It's time to update to groov RIO 3.3.1
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A recent firmware release provides important updates for groov RIO MM1 and MM2 devices. Keep your groov RIO edge I/O module up to speed with the latest firmware updates and fixes. The recently released...more
New webinar: Enabling Indiana's Factories for the Future
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Get insight on an exciting project that Opto 22 is involved in and hear from our Tech Partners about this groundbreaking Industry 4.0 and energy management endeavor. Learn about how Indiana is leading...more
Recorded Tech Talk: CODESYS in the field with IntegrateCA
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Watch the recorded presentation from the Spring 2022 CODESYS Tech Talk and see a real-world application using groov EPIC and the CODESYS runtime engine. If you missed attending the virtual CODESYS Tech...more
groov EPIC and RIO showcased in the UK
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Opto 22 UK distributor System Devices will be featuring groov EPIC and groov RIO at the upcoming Drives and Controls 2022 exhibition. As the industrial automation industry returns to live, in-person...more
The Art of the Possible: Build an MQTT network super fast
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Want to get started with MQTT today? Ian Skerrett of HiveMQ shows you how, as our guest series on the open automation ecosystem continues. Many companies are turning to MQTT and Sparkplug to simplify...more
Deepsea Challenge - 10 years later
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This month marks the 10-year anniversary of James Cameron's historic dive to the Mariana Trench with the help of Opto 22 controls. About this time 10 years ago, I got two emails about an hour apart...more
The time is now - protect your industrial control systems
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A recent briefing from the Biden administration White House reiterates the urgency for today's businesses to take extra cybersecurity cautions. As current events in our world continue to escalate, the...more
Getting started with Sparkplug
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Attend a virtual Sparkplug Community meeting about the Sparkplug protocol to see first hand how it can be useful for your projects. Ready to jump in the Sparkplug ecosystem? Unsure about where to start...more
Introduction to JSON for Node-RED
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New Opto 22 Developer Broadcast video makes the JSON data format easy to understand. OptoBlog followers are most likely familiar with Terry Orchard's Node-RED video series, and he's recently added a...more
SNAP-B3000-ENET reaches end-of-life
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It's the end of an era for Opto 22's original SNAP Ethernet I/O First introduced in 1998, the venerable SNAP-B3000-ENET was the genesis of our SNAP Ethernet I/O line. Genuinely industry-changing when...more
Spanish Webinar Series about groov Products and Industry 4.0
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Una serie de webinars patrocinado por Procetradi en Perú resalta casos de éxito en aguas y minas, la ciberseguridad, y las características de la Industria 4.0 ya integradas en los productos de groov...more
Case Study: Using Edge I/O to Automate Quality Control
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Intrinsics Imaging’s AI-powered vision system uses groov RIO to connect the cloud to the edge. Machine vision systems can recognize superficial aberrations in manufactured goods—like lines, spots...more
ISA Webinar - IIoT and Smart Manufacturing
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Join Opto 22 and a team of presenters for a virtual discussion of how to Turn Your Data into Asset Models. The International Society of Automation (ISA) is hosting a series of free virtual events with...more
CODESYS and groov EPIC in the field
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Attend the "CODESYS in the field" presentation at the Spring 2022 CODESYS Tech Talk. The Spring 2022 CODESYS Tech Talk returns! As the only event dedicated exclusively to CODESYS users in the United...more
New cybersecurity video en Español
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Ver y aprender que significa tener un sistema de control industrial seguro. Hace tiempo que se sabe que la automatización industrial viene con vulnerabilidades en la tecnología y en práctica. Los PLCs...more
The Art of the Possible: Blockchain for industrial data
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Nathan Field of Ascend Data Tech joins our guest series to explain why and how you should put your process data into a distributed ledger Blockchain is a revolutionary technology, increasingly ready...more
Welcome 2 more OptoPartners
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The Opto 22 network of system integrators continues to grow in 2022. We're excited to report we have more business partners that have earned the OptoPartner seal of approval. They have proven their...more
groov RIO EMU - Compact and Powerful Energy Monitoring Unit
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Small in size but loaded with data and connectivity options. Hopefully, you caught our two previous related blog posts on the technical details of the groov EPIC Power Module, and the recent...more
Flexible, low-cost water monitoring with edge I/O
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Remote I/O over MQTT helps Rust Automation deploy affordable remote monitoring in a challenging environment. Did you watch the Fall CODESYS Tech Talk virtual event that we shared with you last October?...more