What’s new in OPC-UA Driver for iDaq

Discover the latest features of OPC-UA Driver for iDaq

Sensor and Device Configuration

Text reading

OPC-UA is able to read register values and convert them to a text. This kind of data is published in the additional info field.

Numeric array

OPC-UA supports numeric arrays. For each array element, the driver return a channel.

Text array

OPC-UA supports arrays of text. For each array element, the driver return a channel. These texts are published via numeric waveforms

Manual creation procedure

OPC-UA allows you to type a node-ID. OPC-UA automatically import its properties and creates one or more related channels according to the object type. This feature makes configuration faster if you already node the list of Node IDs to be acquired.

Multiple Manual node ID

OPC-UA allows you to specify more node IDs in order to create more channels in one shots. For each node ID, OPC-UA automatically import its properties and creates one or more related channels according to the object type. This feature makes configuration faster if you already node the list of Node IDs to be acquired.

Fast acquisition

OPC-UA supports fast acquisition (acquisition rate from 10 to 100 ms). This allows you to acquire fast and perform advanced analysis.

New data type: byte array

OPC-UA supports configuration and acquisition of byte array data type.

Extended connection type

OPC-UA allows several connection types: anonymous connection, connection with username and password and connection with certificate. Certificate is autogenerate when necessary.

Enhanced User Experience

Online user guide

OPC-UA shows online user guide. In this way, user guide is always up to date.

Real-time values during configuration

Real-time value are shown in the Channel editor windows. This feature is available both for analog input and for digital input editor.