Internet of Things (IoT)¶
The Open Platform Communications (OPC) Unified Architecture (UA) protocol is now supported by the IoT box. OPC UA is an open standard that specifies information exchange for industrial communication on devices, between machines and between systems. This includes communication between information technology and operational technology. OPC UA can be used with any software platform, on a wide variety of devices, and deployed securely. The IoT box has entered the world of the Industry 4.0 standard and can be utilized in a wide variety of industries, and for things like building automation, packaging, utilities, etc.