We work with development service providers who use our toolkits and device protocols to develop customer specific solutions.
Anotherware´s range of business include IT related consulting services with focus on Artificial Intelligence & Data Science, IoT product development, development of specialized software under contract, as well as operation and maintenance of some of these deliveries. One of Anotherware divisions specializes in embedded software development. The cooperation with Softing Industrial Automation is based on providing Softing‘s off-the-shelf μITRON OPC UA toolkits for selected environments and bespoke developments in the Japanese market. This also includes development services for custom OPC UA client and server applications using Softing‘s standard and Windows OPC UA and OPC Classic toolkits, as well as training services for customers who are licensees of Softing OPC toolkits.
As a development partner, INFOSYS ONLINE has been implementing state-of-the-art solutions for industrial automation based on the Softing OPC Toolkits since 2010. INFOSYS ONLINE can look back on numerous successful projects in the chemical, pharmaceutical, building automation, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, marine technology and mining industries. INFOSYS ONLINE is an official Softing Development Partner.
JPEmbedded is a services provider in the industrial automation, energy, and transport industries, with market-leading customers all over the world. The company specializes in industrial automation communication protocols such as PROFINET, PROFIBUS, EtherCAT, EtherNet/IP, Modbus, and energy protocols such as IEC 61850, DNP3, ICCP/TASE.2 or the IEC 60870-5-10X family. JPEmbedded provides a comprehensive range of services to support stacks from Softing Industrial. This includes protocol integration, integration testing, implementation of dedicated applications, pre-certification testing, and assistance throughout the certification process.
PEER Group has been active in the integration of industrial automation and information for over 30 years. The company designs, delivers, and installs connectivity solutions for OEMs and factories for both standards-based and proprietary machine communication. Moreover, the portfolio includes the plant-wide analysis and specification of automation requirements and technical supplier management. PEER Group GmbH is an official Softing Development Partner for OPC UA solutions.
Shrepa Inc. is a software company with over 20 years experience in embedded software development. Sherpa has developed a number of VxWorks and μITRON BSPs (board-support packages) and network drivers for special-purpose hardware developed by vendors of industrial and consumer products. Softing and Sherpa partnered to develop Softing’s portable Industrial Ethernet device protocols for Profinet IO, EtherNet/IP and EtherCAT on to Renesas Electronics R-IN (Renesas Industrial Network Engine). These are based on μITRON RTOS. Softing‘s portable stacks have been customized by Sherpa so that end users can buy an off-the shelf stack development kit, which allows almost immediate development of specific application profiles.