Roll out your OPC Router application company-wide with just one click
The use of an edge device directly in the field level opens the possibility to run software on the machine itself. With Docker technology, it is possible to deploy the OPC Router on an edge device and create an OT/IT connection directly from the machine. Thanks to Portainer, rolling out the OPC Router in a Docker container is easy and can be implemented with just one click. Learn how to use Portainer to quickly deploy the OPC Router on an edge device.
What is Portainer?
Portainer is a container management software and aims to deploy, manage and monitor software containers. Portainer provides a variety of software that can be easily deployed on an edge device with one click through the easy-to-use user interface.
Portainer enables containerized applications to be easily and securely managed on industrial controllers and PCs. It also provides specific functionalities to enable efficient device management for IIoT projects.
Portainer, the most widely used container management platform, is backed by the independent software provider Portainer.io.
What is a Container Management Platform?
Container Management automates the process of creating Docker containers, deploying them, and scaling them. Especially with multiple container applications, management is often cumbersome for IT teams in practice, which is why deploying a management system can increase productivity tremendously. Additionally, deployed management software creates room for more scalability.