DataHub Webinars

Welcome to our live webinars.  These sessions have been set up to help you understand and learn about the DataHub.  Sessions are offered in two tracks: knowledge and technical.

The Knowledge track covers topics related to security and automation technology, focusing on how the DataHub addresses and simplifies each topic.

The Technical track is a deep dive on the DataHub.  It covers how to configure the DataHub and includes live presentations.

Recordings of previous webinars are available below.

Introducing Skkynet DataHub® in Azure – Implement OT/IT, IoT projects, and remote data access securely– 45 Min

Solve your IoT connectivity issues, secure our OT to IT data communications and cut your IoT project costs. With Skkynet DataHub® in Azure, you can extend your plant data and take advantage of the hundreds of 3rd party tools available in the Microsoft Azure marketplace, while still maintaining secure, real-time industrial data communications.

In this session we will look at the capabilities of Skkynet DataHub in Azure and also provide a live presentation.

Sept 13, 2022
05:00 PDT / 08:00 EST / 13:00 BST / 20:00 SGT Knowledge Register
08:00 PDT / 11:00 EST / 16:00 BST / 23:00 SGT Knowledge Register

Recorded DataHub Webinars

DataHub® IoT Gateway: Connecting MQTT and MQTT Sparkplug B – 33 mins

DataHub® version 10 includes many new features and enhancements including External Historian, Alarms and Notifications, Tunneling historical data, MQTT enhancements, OPC UA Alarms and Conditions to name a few.  In this session we discuss enhancements to MQTT and our support for MQTT Sparkplug B. Presentation also includes a live demonstration of the DataHub.

Date Presented Track Video Link
April 21, 2022 Knowledge Watch

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DataHub® OPC UA A&C and OPC DA A&E conversion – 42 mins

DataHub® version 10 includes many new features and enhancements including External Historian, Alarms and Notifications, Tunneling historical data, MQTT enhancements, OPC UA Alarms and Conditions to name a few.  In this session we take a deep technical dive on OPC UA A&C and conversion to OPC A&E. We look at conversion between the two and connecting OPC UA A&C. This is a technical deep dive session.

Date Presented Track Video Link
April 7, 2022 Technical Watch

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DataHub® Alarm Generator and Notifications – 48 mins

DataHub® version 10 includes many new features and enhancements including External Historian, Alarms and Notifications, Tunneling historical data, MQTT enhancements, OPC UA Alarms and Conditions to name a few.  In this session we will take a deep technical dive on Alarm Generator and Notifications of the DataHub. How to setup Alarms and notifications, whether for a single location or centralized.

Date Presented Track Video Link
March 24, 2022 Technical Watch

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External Historian: InfluxDB, AVEVA, OSIsoft PI – 29 mins

DataHub® version 10 includes many new features and enhancements including External Historian, Alarms and Notifications, Tunneling historical data, MQTT enhancements, OPC UA Alarms and Conditions to name a few. In this session we discuss our new External Historian feature, focusing on our connectors to AVEVA Historian, OSIsoft PI and InfluxDB.

Date Presented Track Video Link
March 10, 2022 Knowledge Watch

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Secure OPC Networking: OT to IT and the Cloud – 26 mins

One promise of Industrial IoT is to enable remote access to your industrial data. But what if that data is behind closed firewalls? How do you securely access, aggregate and publish this data without compromising your security or changing your IT policies?  This webinar looks at how the DataHub can help you securely network, aggregate and publish your data to the cloud, or any central location. We also look at some use cases, and address security.

Date Presented Track Video Link
February 24, 2022 Knowledge Watch

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MQTT brokers: What you need to know – 29 mins

In this webinar we look at MQTT Brokers and the role they play with MQTT JSON clients and Sparkplug B clients. We also discuss how the DataHub® solves some of the challenges associated with MQTT, show an implementation example where the DataHub smart broker is implemented, and give a live demonstration.

Date Presented Track Video Link
February 10, 2022 Knowledge Watch

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Swiss army knife for connecting to OSIsoft Edge and OSIsoft Core – 18 mins

In today’s heighten security environment, unlocking operational insights from your production data, requires that you first access your data. Yet, connecting to your production network, can prove to be a challenge, especially if you need to open inbound firewall ports, or provide internet access to publish data.  In this Web session, we look at the challenges customers face, and discuss how other customers use the DataHub® to connect to OSIsoft Edge and OSIsoft Core.

Date Presented Track Video Link
November 24, 2021 Knowledge Watch

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Tech Talk – Do you have questions about DataHub 10 or need some help? – 30 mins

Having discussed MQTT in our previous session, this session is a live demonstration of the DataHub. We show you how to configure the DataHub MQTT broker, and discuss available options and best practices when connecting MQTT data to your SCADA system.

Date Presented Track Video Link
August 17, 2021 Technical Watch

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Introducing DataHub Version 10 – 32 min

DataHub version 10 includes many new features and enhancements including External Historian connections, Alarms and Notifications, tunnelling for historical data, MQTT enhancements, and OPC UA Alarms and Conditions. This session introduces these new features of DataHub 10, and how they can save you time and money.

Date Presented Track Video Link
August 3, 2021 Knowledge Watch

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Datahub MQTT Broker – Technical Deep dive – 35 mins

Having discussed MQTT in our previous session, this session is a live demonstration of the DataHub. We show you how to configure the DataHub MQTT broker, and discuss available options and best practices when connecting MQTT data to your SCADA system.

Date Presented Track Video Link
July 22, 2021 Technical Watch

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Connecting the Edge – Building Secure IoT Solutions – 35 mins

Beset by a world-wide pandemic, many companies worldwide have turned to digital technologies to allow their workforce to stay productive, and to facilitate access to valuable production data. This has led to unprecedented levels of industrial data being passed between company networks and across the Internet, increasing the risk of exposure to malicious intruders. But which technology should you use that can offer near real-time communications and control? In this webinar will look at technologies to connect the Edge to AVEVA by taking a deep dive on MQTT, Sparkplug B, OPC UA and OPC DA. We discuss the advantages of each and see how DataHub® middleware solves the edge cases for each.

Date Presented Track Video Link
July 6, 2021 Knowledge Watch

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Secure networking for OPC – Prevent cyber attacks in your control network – 25 mins

Whether you are networking OPC inside a plant network, moving OPC data to IT or a DMZ, or connecting remote plants, isolating the data source from the endpoint is critical in preventing cyber attacks. In this session we cover how using the DataHub can keep your data moving, while securing your network. This session also covers how to configure the DataHub, including a live demo.

Date Presented Track Video Link
June 22, 2021 Knowledge/Technical Watch

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