Chapter 4. OPC Bridging

Table of Contents

4.1. Introduction
4.2. Configuring Bridges
4.2.1. Point-to-point configuration
4.2.2. Making transformations
4.3. Creating New Points
4.4. Bridging Scenarios
4.4.1. Bridging Local Servers
4.4.2. Bridging Remote Servers
4.4.3. Creating Data Sets
4.4.4. Bridging to Excel

4.1. Introduction

OPC bridging means connecting two OPC servers together so they can access each other's data.

In addition to bridging two OPC servers on a single computer, the OPC DataHub offers advanced bridging capabilities that let you:

You can configure the bridges you need using the Bridging option in the Properties Window.