Video Library

Learn more about the OAS Product Platform with these helpful videos. Many include step-by-step instructions as well as tutorials on technology and industry topics.

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Introduction to Open Automation Software

Introduction to Open Automation Software. IIoT / SCADA / HMI software for .NET, web, and open platform solutions.
Overview of IoT software products by Open Automation Software
How to implement the most common features of Open Automation Software for Windows applications
Quick overview of products, where to download, and reference to online documentation

Data Historian

Data logging for IIoT data to SQL Server, Oracle, Access, mySQL, SQL Azure, MongoDB,...
How to setup Data Logging Groups for Continous, Event, Data Change, and Snapshot recording....
Automatically setup data logging to SQL Server of all data from Kepware OPC Server...
How to set up Data Logging to update existing records based on dynamic query...
10 Things Your Data Historian Should Do How to implement OAS Data Logging automated...
How to setup data logging so there is no data loss on a network or database engine failure.
How to log data with 100 nanosecond resolution for up to 1,000,000 records per...
Quick demonstration of logging high speed data from an Allen Bradley ControlLogix processor to...

Alarm Logging & Notification

View live and historical alarms with 100% .NET control for WPF and WinForm applications...
View live and historical alarms with open standards library for HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS...
How to setup alarm limits in real-time tag configuration.
How to add an alarm windows to WPF and WinForm applications for local and...
How to setup alarm logging to SQL Server, Oracle, Access, and mySQL.
How to setup Alarm Notification to send emails for specific alarms.

Device & Data Connectors

Communication Driver for Allen Bradley ControlLogix, CompactLogix, GuardLogix, Micro800, MicroLogix, SLC 500, and PLC-5. Automated setup with One Click Allen Bradley feature.
Siemens S7 communication driver for S7-200, S7-300, S7-400, S7-1200, and S7-1500
Modbus interface for Modbus TCP, Modbus RTU, and Modbus ASCII protocols with support for Enron and extended addressing
Connect to OPC UA Servers for Data Access and Alarms and Conditions
Classic OPC DA 2.xx and 3.0 OPC Server interface. Automated setup with One Click OPC feature
Connect third party OPC Clients to OPC Servers over the Internet and through your WAN. Enable OAS as a data source to third party SCADA software.
Create your own communication driver interface for Open Automation Software using C# or Visual Basic .NET with the UDI SDK.
Universal Data Connector for Industry 4.0 data for IIoT applications.
Communication Driver for Allen Bradley ControlLogix, CompactLogix, GuardLogix, Micro800, MicroLogix, SLC 500, and PLC-5....
Siemens S7 communication driver for S7-200, S7-300, S7-400, S7-1200, and S7-1500.
Modbus interface for Modbus TCP, Modbus RTU, and Modbus ASCII protocols with support for...
Connect Visual Studio applications over the Internet and your LAN to live data using...
AWS IoT Gateway communication driver.
Azure IoT Data Hub communication driver.
MQTT communication driver interface for MQTT brokers.
Connect IoT systems with Excel with live data connections. Network data over the Internet...
REST API for IoT live and historical data.
Transfer data from SQL Server, Oracle, Access, mySQL, MongoDB, and SQL Azure to IIoT...
Transfer data over the Internet or you LAN to and from controllers, PLCs, OPC...
How to make any .NET application a live data source to all products. Also...
How to connect to OPC Servers for all products. Refer to One Click OPC...
How to setup automatic data transfer from OPC Server to OPC Server on your...
How to connect third party OPC Clients for both local and Internet connections.
How to setup continuous and event data transfer from SQL Server, Oracle, Access, and...
How to setup math equations and logic as a Data Source with the built...
How to connect Microsoft Excel to any data source and share data with any...
Overview of the most common data sources for Open Automation Software .NET products.

Web Visualization Tools

Web HMI to deliver IIoT data directly to ASP.NET and .NET MVC, PHP, Ruby...
View live and historical alarms with open standards library for HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS...
Web trend interface for IIoT real time and historical data using open standards for...
Web HMI Dashboard with no coding required for live and historical visualization, trending, alarming,...
Web HMI for live data using HTML5, CSS, Javascript, JQuery, and JSON. Live example...
Demonstration of HTML5 Web Alarm window for live and historical SCADA alarms demonstration.
Using the Open Automation Software REST API.

Visualization for iOS and Android

Create iOS and Android Native Apps for live data read and write access HMI.
Step-by-step guide to creating your first Android or iOs app.

WPF Visualization Tools

Create and deploy real time user interface WPF applications to run locally or remotely...
View live and historical alarms with 100% .NET control for WPF and WinForm applications...
Realtime and historical trending for WPF and WinForm applications with 100% managed component.
How to use Expression Blend, and review the advantages for creating graphic applications compatible...
How to create graphic operator interface applications with WPF HMI.NET and Expression Blend.
How to use symbol library in WPF HMI .NET application.
How to add animation to a WPF HMI .NET application.
How to integrate lamps and switches into a WPF dashboard application.
How to create a WPF Dashboard application using the Live Data Dashboard template. User...
How to add a Window to the Live Data Dashboard.
How to add gadgets to the Live Data Dashboard.
How to add report and document interface options to Live Data Dashboard.
How to add page navigation to a WPF application with easy to use WPF HMI...
Demonstration of WPF Radial Gauge controls in action.
How to integrate the radial gauge control into a WPF dashboard application.
How to integrate the linear gauge control into a WPF dashboard application.
How to integrate a bar graph into a WPF dashboard application.
How to integrate live pie chart into a WPF dashboard application.
How to add a quick chart into a WPF dashboard application.
How to integrate circular data control into a WPF dashboard application.
How to use the simple WPF templates. The Live Data Dashboard is the most...

Winform Visualization Tools

User Interface controls for WinForm application development.
View live and historical alarms with 100% .NET control for WPF and WinForm applications...
Realtime and historical trending for WPF and WinForm applications with 100% managed component.
How to create classic WinForm HMI applications using Winform HMI.NET.
How to add a realtime gauge control to a WinForm HMI application.
How to use the Multi Document Interface template for creating simple WinForm applications.
How to use the WinForm Tabbed Template to create simple WinForm applications.

Smart Clients / .NET Target Framework / HMI Symbols

Overview of Smart Client HMI applications and how they work.
How to publish a WPF and WinForm Smart Client using Visual Studio.
How to set the Target Framework of a Visual Studio 2010 application to the...
Where to download free HMI Symbols. Both WPF HMI and Web HMI can use any...

Trending

Realtime and historical trending for WPF and WinForm applications with 100% managed component.
Web trend interface for IIoT real time and historical data using open standards for...
How to use the Trend and Alarm Historian container. Pre-built application to run locally...
How to add a trend window to WPF or WinForm application for local and...
How to setup trending for an X/Y plot scale with one value assigned to...
How to setup trending for historical and realtime trending in the same window with...

Reports

Generate reports based on event trigger to PDF, HTML, Word, Excel, image and optionally...
How to create reports for automated report generation from database sources to PDF, HTML,...

Networking - LAN, WAN, and Internet

Edge network platform for IIoT communications. Host data directly at the source.
How to network all products to central service using a fixed IP Address or...
How to implement Internet of Things Live Data Cloud using Open Automation Software.
How to transfer data through networks with one way communication diodes.
How to host data from any Windows PC with a standard Internet connection. No...
How to use data logging with data service being hosted with free Live Data...
How to use OPCClient.NET with data service being hosted with free Live Data Cloud...
How to use OPCExcel.NET with data service being hosted with free Live Data Cloud...
How to adjust WCF port number in the service and all client applications.

One-Click Automated Setup

Automatically setup the realtime database from OPC Servers in one step.
Automatically setup data logging to SQL Server of all data from Kepware OPC Server...
Automatically setup Tags, Alarm Limits, Data Logging, Trending, Alarming, and HMI Smart Client in...
Smart Client application that will display all data from any Open Automation Software .NET data...
How to automatically import Allen Bradley variables to Open Automation Software.

Security

How to setup security for Open Automation Software in the service and in client applications.
How to add security users to database engine.

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Open Automation Software introducción
Esta es una presentación básica de Open Automation Software sobre la forma más rápida de...