Microsoft Download Center Archive

.NET Rocks! - Nathan Pocock on OPC and Factory Automation

  • Published:
  • Version: 1.0
  • Category: Document
  • Language: English

Carl and Richard get the skinny from Nathan Pocock on OPC (open process collabaration), and the advances made using OPC as a comprehensive interface with PLCs (programmable logic controllers).

  • Nathan Pocock is Chief Architect and software developer at Software Toolbox. He has been Immersed in OPC since mid-2001, and .NET in late 2001. He has designed and written many custom and commercial OPC applications and development toolkits. Nathan built the first commercial .NET OPC client application in early 2002, and designed and co-wrote the first OPC Client to pass the OPC Independant Test Lab Certification testing in April of 2008. Nathan is an advocate of leveraging .NET technologies for building custom OPC software, be they Winforms, WebForms, Services or Console applications.

Files

Status: Live

This download is still available on microsoft.com. The downloads below will come directly from the Microsoft Download Center.

FileSHA1 HashSize
20080708NPocock.zipde96a7f5bbd4d71d77099a5472f8cbfc6c72193940.55 MB

File sizes and hashes are retrieved from the Wayback Machine’s indexes. They may not match the latest versions of files hosted on Microsoft servers.

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP

  • Presentations are played using the Microsoft Windows Media Player.

Installation Instructions

  • - Select "Save this Program to Disk" to copy the download to your machine for installation at a later time.
    - Once the file has been downloaded, execute it in order to extract the media file.

Related Resources