Develop, publish, and evolve an open architecture and specification supported by industry end users, suppliers, and integrators. The O-PAS™ Standard, a standard of The Open Group, defines an open, interoperable, and secure architecture for industrial process automation systems, using existing and emerging standards whenever possible—a standard of standards.
The O-PAS™ Standard is a “standard of standards” developed by the Open Process Automation™ Forum (OPAF). The standard defines an open, interoperable, and secure architecture for industrial process automation systems.
The Open Process Automation™ Forum is driven by End User needs
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10+ publications: standard, guides, and white papers
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