« All news

Prosys OPC has been accepted as a member of Open Industry 4.0 Alliance


Press Release

Prosys OPC has joined Open Industry 4.0 Alliance

Prosys OPC is pleased to announce that it has been accepted as a member of Open Industry 4.0 Alliance. The idea of membership originates from discussions with our customers, who use our OPC UA products and professional services.

At the Hannover Messe 2019, 13 companies came up with the idea of founding an implementation alliance for Industry 4.0. The Open Industry 4.0 Alliance, which was launched at that time, currently has 55 members. In the meantime, four working groups have come together to develop concrete use cases for each of the industry segments and technologies.

Since Prosys OPC has already been active in developing new IIoT and Industry 4.0 solutions, a common vision for future development was easy to establish. By joining the alliance, manufacturers and providers of Industry 4.0 solutions and services worldwide can collectively help their customers to transition to the industrial internet of things successfully. Thanks to new synergies, Open Industry 4.0 Alliance members master Industry 4.0 – and enable operators to take the business to the next level.

Prosys OPC is also a long-term and active member of the OPC Foundation. Membership in Open Industry 4.0 Alliance is complementary to that, and these organizations have many common members. Prosys OPC will continue to specialize in OPC UA technology, yet in future provide products following a common framework developed by the alliance, and also delivering extensive Industry 4.0 solutions.

About Prosys OPC

Prosys OPC is the leading provider of software products and professional services based on OPC UA technology, the standard communication protocol that enables secure Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and Industry 4.0 solutions. Our products, including Prosys OPC UA SDK for Java, OPC UA Historian and OPC UA Modbus Server, run on numerous platforms allowing customers to maximize benefits of the technology. We have a global customer base in over 40 countries, and we always supply professional support services with our software products.

Prosys OPC web site »

About Open Industry 4.0 Alliance

The Open Industry 4.0 Alliance acts as a partnership of leading industrial companies that pragmatically participate in the implementation of cross-vendor industry 4.0 solutions and services for manufacturing facilities and automated warehouses. The alliance was launched in April 2019. The association is headquartered in Reinach, Switzerland.

Open Industry 4.0 Alliance web site »

More information:
Pyry Grönholm
Prosys OPC Ltd, COO

About Prosys OPC Ltd

Prosys OPC is a leading provider of professional OPC software and services with over 20 years of experience in the field. OPC and OPC UA (Unified Architecture) are communications standards used especially by industrial and high-tech companies.

Read more about us »

Newest blog posts

OPC UA PubSub to Cloud via MQTT

Detailed overview of the demo presented at the OPC Foundation booth

SimServer How To #3: Simulate data changes on a server using an OPC UA client

A two-part step-by-step tutorial on how to write data changes on an OPC UA server using an OPC UA client.

How to Succeed in the Production Analytics Project

Industry 4.0 analytics projects are going to be Significantly rising business in the next couple of years. Read how to bypass the most common cavepits and delivery projects succesfully.

View all blog posts »