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Opto 22 makes automation simple. Founded in 1974 by engineers who designed a better solid-state relay, Opto 22 has built reliable SSRs, controllers, I/O, and automation software for more than 40 years. With our flat structure, we respond quickly to customer needs and develop new products fast. All our products are based on open standards and manufactured and supported in the U.S.A. groov: Your system on your mobile™ groov is all you need to build mobile operator interfaces for your system and securely view them from virtually any mobile device. Mobility. What would you like to be able to see or control from your smartphone? Machine status? Factory production? Energy usage? Key performance indicators? Now you can. Your groov interface works on virtually any authorized, web-enabled device regardless of manufacturer or screen size: smartphones, tablets, and more.  Gauges, buttons, labels, even live video all scale to work on the device you’re using. Simplicity. With groov, all you need to build interfaces is a web browser. No plugins; no extra software. And there’s no coding or programming. Just drag and drop indicators and controls onto the screen, then tag them from your tag database. Interface updates are simple, too. No user or device keys needed. Just refresh the screen. Connectivity. What system do you have: Allen-Bradley, Siemens, Yokogawa? Now it doesn’t matter. With groov, you can build mobile interfaces to all of these and many more using OPC UA. And you can communicate directly to Modbus/TCP devices without intermediary servers or protocol converters. Your authorized users have a secure mobile interface that lets them monitor and control equipment from anywhere. Get your groov free trial today. Find out more at SNAP PAC System: Automation simplified The SNAP PAC System simplifies the typically complex process of choosing, buying, and applying an automation system. Four flexible components—software, controllers, brains, and I/O—form a system that can handle any application from basic equipment monitoring to complete factory automation. Reliable hardware, easy-to-use software, and people you can talk to: that’s the Opto 22 difference.


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