ICONICS Announces the Release of OPC Server Suite V5.3

Free Modbus OPC Server and OPC UA Connectivity to over 1,000 Devices

Foxborough, MA — July 30, 2010 — Today, ICONICS a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner of the Year and provider of Web-enabled, OPC-based, HMI/SCADA Visualization and Manufacturing Intelligence software for Microsoft Windows operation systems, announced the release of their OPC Server Suite Version 5.3.

The OPC Server Suite V5.3 now integrates OPC AE, OPC DA, and OPC UA connectivity to over 1,000 devices. This new release offers 4 additional premium OPC server product bundles to the standard product offering. These products integrate with the ICONICS software and hardware licensing allowing for easy deployment.

In addition ICONICS is now offering a free Modbus Serial RTU OPC Server and free Modbus Ethernet OPC Server. By offering these universal servers to the marketplace allows users to get their application up and running faster and at a lower cost. Both free OPC servers are developed and supported by ICONICS. These free OPC severs are both OPC DA 3.0 and OPC A/E Compliant.

The OPC Server V5.3 offers the following enhancements:

OPC Foundation Certified Servers
High Performance - Multi Threaded Servers
OPC Standard Server Suite with OPC DA and OPC UA Connectivity
New Building Automation Premium OPC Server Suite
New IT and Infrastructure Premium OPC Server Suite
New Oil and Gas Premium OPC Server Suite
New Power Distribution Premium OPC Server Suite
New Triconex Premium OPC Server Suite
License stand alone or with any ICONICS solution (optional Hardware or software licensing)
“The OPC Server Suite 5.3 is the most Comprehensive suite of OPC servers in the marketplace,” said Tim Donaldson, Product Marketing Manager at ICONICS. “The ability offer both OPC DA and OPC UA connectivity to over 1,000 devices from one suite allows ICONICS to service several industries.”

“The latest release of the OPC server suite from ICONICS demonstrates their commitment to developing and delivering the highest quality products based on the OPC technology,” said Tom Burke, President and Executive Director of the OPC Foundation.

The OPC Foundation established the OPC Certification program to provide the tools and infrastructure necessary for vendors to certify their products to meet and exceed the requirements of the end-user’s in terms of plug-and-play interoperability; reliability; robustness; performance & security. ICONICS OPC Servers consistently take advantage of all of the OPC Foundation OPC certification workshops and tools ensuring the quality and interoperability of their products, according to Tom Burke.

For over two decades, ICONICS has been a leading provider of award-winning OPC Servers, and OPC Toolkits. With over 250,000 installations worldwide ICONICS solutions deliver real-time visibility in to enterprise operations and control systems, helping companies in the Automotive, Building Management, Food & Beverage, Oil/Gas/Petrochemical, Machine Builders, Pharmaceutical/Biotech, Security, Water/Wastewater, Utilities, Government Infrastructure sectors to become more profitable and agile.

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Founded in 1986, ICONICS is an award winning leader in the development of Web-enabled industrial automation and manufacturing intelligence software for Microsoft® Windows® operating systems. Our solutions are certified for Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista. ICONICS has successfully deployed more than 250,000 solutions in over 60 countries worldwide. Its solutions meet diverse customer needs in a variety of industries including Automotive, Building Management, Food & Beverage, Oil/Gas/Petrochemical, Machine Builders, Pharmaceutical/Biotech, Security, Water/Wastewater, Utilities, Government Infrastructures and more.

ICONICS’ corporate headquarters is located in Foxborough, Massachusetts (USA) near Boston. The company has offices throughout the United States, as well as in Australia, China, France, India, Italy, Germany, Netherlands and United Kingdom. ICONICS also has a joint software development and sales office in the Czech Republic.

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