Datascan OPC Data Access and Excel RTD Server

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The Measuresoft Datascan server is an OPC Data Access and Excel RTD Server for the Datascan range.

The Measuresoft Datascan Server comes equipped with desktop configuration and monitoring tools, making network setup an effortless task. Setting up the Datascan network, modules and channels is straightforward and user friendly.

Configuration is then used by the server to issue commands to the Datascan via a PC serial port, which initiates measurement of nominated channels. During the scanning operations, the Measuresoft Datascan server manages all aspects of Datascan communications, initializing & programming the datascan modules, commanding them to take measurements, receiving the incoming channel data and constantly monitoring the system for errors.


  • Compatible with both legacy(XP) and current version of Windows 32-bit and 64-bit versions are available.
  • Compatible with the OPC Data Access v1.0 and v2.0 standards.
  • Compatible with the Excel RTD standard.
  • Support multiple Datascan networks on a single PC using multiple serial ports.
  • Reading of modules and configuration from Datascan
  • Slow and fast acquisition speeds
  • Calibration polynomials.
  • Diagnostic channels and debug output for monitoring communications.
  • Full traceability of all configuration changes to Datascan OPC server.
  • Dynamic reconfiguration of channels e.g. modes tags etc without having to stop OPC clients.


Connects third party systems to Datscan.

Allows you to use Excel as data monitoring tool.

Eliminates the requirement for custom programming of your software or replacement of your software.

Allows you to support Datascan hardware on modern PC platforms into the future without major investment in replacement hardware.