Unified Architecture

Part 7: Profiles Title: Part 7: Profiles Description:

This specification describes categories of behaviors that OPC UA Servers and Clients can implement, covering:


  • Concepts of Profiles and conformance units
  • UA Server and UA Client categories for behavior, functionality supported, and supported security
  • Detailed descriptions of required behaviors and optional behaviors for each Profile, including nested Profiles


See also: Interactive Profile Viewer


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