OPC Server for SIMATIC S5/S7 and Siemens Compatible Controllers

Quick and convenient access to PLC data via OPC or OPC UA

The dataFEED OPC Server Siemens offers integration of process and diagnostic data in SIMATIC S5, S7-200, S7-300, S7-400, S7-1200 and S7-1500 controllers as well as Siemens compatible PLCs into higher level applications. The OPC Server’s intelligent setup assistant enables the complete configuration of data exchange by just 3 clicks. With Siemens controllers, the OPC namespace can be automatically defined through import of existing PLC projects from STEP7 or TIA Portal.

  • Easy Access to Siemens Controllers
  • Graphical User Interface Including SiemensTIA Portal Project Import
  • Support of OPC Unified Architecture (UA)
Supported dataFEED OPC Suite FeaturesOPC Server, Optimizer, Concentrator, Bridge, optional OPC UA Server
Supported ControllersSiemens S5, S7 (200,300,400,1200,1500) and Siemens-compatible controllers like VIPA controllers
Supported Siemens S7 Data TypesBOOL, BIT, BYTE, CHAR, WORD, INT, BCD, DATE, DWORD, DINT, REAL, TIME, TIME_OF_DAY, DATE_AND_TIME and arrays of these data types, STRING, S7STRING
Supported Siemens S5 Data TypesBOOL, BYTE, LEFT BYTE, RIGHT BYTE, CHAR, WORD, S5TIME, DATE, DWORD, TIME, TIME_OF_DAY, DATE_AND_TIME and arrays of these data types, STRING
Supported OPC SpecificationsOPC Classic Data Access V1.0a, V2.05, V3.0, OPC Classic XML-DA V1.01, OPC Unified Architecture V1.01 (optional)
Supported OPC Data Types VARIANT Data Types I1, UI1, I2, UI2, I4, UI4, R4, DATE, BSTR, BOOL and arrays (VT_Array) of these data types
Supported DatabasesODBC enabled databases, for example, Oracle, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, IBM DB2, other ODBC-enabled databases upon inquiry
OPC CertificationTest using OPC Foundation‘s Compliance Test Tool
Operation ModeApplication (OutProc Server), Windows Service
Logging, DiagnosticsLogging of OPC Calls and Notifications, OPC Data, OPC Tunnel frames, text file access (optional), database access (optional), configurable via integrated Web Server diagnostic interface
Supported Operating SystemsWindows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry, Windows 10 Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012,Windows Server 2012 R2
LicensingRuntime license per computer
Demo VersionFull dataFEED OPC Suite, time limited to 72 hours



dataFEED OPC Server Siemens component of dataFEED OPC Suite, Version 4.01 and higher, for communication with Siemens and Siemens-compatible PLCs, includes dataFEED OPC Organizer Classic functionalityLRL-DY-132101
dataFEED OPC Organizer UA component of dataFEED OPC Suite, Version 4.01 and higher, suitable for access by any number of OPC UA Clients and for access to 1 OPC UA Server, includes dataFEED OPC Organizer Classic functionalityLRL-DY-134201
USB Hardware Key for dataFEED OPC Suite, Version V4.01 and higher, replacing the standard Software KeyHUA-DD-130001