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OPC Server for AutomationDirect PLCs only

KEPDirect for PLCs and EBC Ethernet (OPC and DDE)


Connect DirectLOGIC PLCs, the Productivity3000 PAC, DURApulse AC Drives, GS series AC drives, or your PC via OPC for easy data acquisition or control at an affordable price.

What is KEPDirect?
The KEPDirect OPC Server software provides a way to connect your favorite Windows client software to AutomationDirect communication-enabled devices such as programmable controllers, remote I/O and variable frequency drives (VFDs).
  • Any industrial HMI, SCADA, data historian, MES or ERP software package that includes an OPC client interface (most do) can connect directly to DirectLOGIC PLC serial or Ethernet ports; Productivity3000 PAC; DL205, DL405, Terminator Ethernet I/O; or DURApulse AC drives and GS series AC drives by way of a GS-EDRV module.
  • The KEPDirect OPC Server provides an interface to your controllers, Ethernet I/O, AC drives or other devices using industry-standard OPC technology so you are free to choose almost any software package to run on your PC. Best-in-class PLCs, along with best-in-class software, should be your choice with the KEPDirect OPC Server.
What does it provide?
  • High-performance, certified OPC-compliant connectivity via Ethernet, with unparalleled compatibility and performance
  • DL05, DL105, DL06, DL205, and DL405 support through RS-232, RS-422 serial or DirectLOGIC ECOM and Productivity3000 Ethernet interfaces
  • DL205, DL405 and Terminator EBC or GS-EDRV module Ethernet interfaces
  • OPC Quick Client application included for testing and easy troubleshooting
  • Automatically generate tag names by importing DirectSOFT project Nicknames and Descriptions or Productivity3000 Tag database
How do I use it?
Simply install the KEPDirect for PLCs Server on the same PC (or on the same network) as your client application, then enable the OPC client driver for direct access to your AutomationDirect device on the network.

What can I do with it?
  • Connect your favorite HMI or SCADA software to low-cost AutomationDirect PLC, PAC, Ethernet I/O, or DURApulse AC drive or GS series drive systems over a serial or Ethernet network.
  • Design a low-cost data acquisition/monitoring system using affordable AutomationDirect control devices.
  • Interface custom Visual Basic or Visual C++ applications to AutomationDirect systems and eliminate time consuming driver development.
  • Requires OPC DA Client Tool Kit to use OPC with Visual Basic.

 KEPDirect OPC Data Server for Windows. OPC and DDE client connections to all DirectLOGIC PLCs, Productivity3000 series controllers, Terminator I/O, GS and DuraPulse drives.PC-KEPOPC KEPDirect OPC Data Server for Windows. OPC and DDE client connections to all DirectLOGIC PLCs, Productivity3000 series controllers, Terminator I/O, GS and DuraPulse drives.
Supported drivers include serial K-Sequence and DirectNet, Ethernet ECOM, EBC (Ethernet Base Controller) and the Productivity3000 Ethernet driver. Supports OPC (DA) versions 1.0, 2.05a, 3.0 and OPC (UA) version 1.0 and up to 100 channel connections with up to 1024 possible controller devices per channel. Software and manual are DOWNLOAD ONLY, supports both 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems for the following versions: Windows XP SP2, Vista Business/Ultimate, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003 SP2 and Windows Server 2008.
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Price (Ex VAT): 368.72 / 459.39
(DOWNLOAD ONLY)

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KEPDirect OPC Server Software and KEPDirect OPC User Manual are available through download only.
Registration & Licensing information will be emailed to you after purchase. This software must be registered online to unlock the full version.
The software download from this site installs as a limited 2 hour demo without a valid licence key.
This software product replaced all previous versions of KEPPLC and KEPEBC.
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