Darek Kominek: B.Sc. Eng. CompE, P.Eng. (Alberta, Canada), is an OPC Subject Matter Expert at MatrikonOPC. Darek launched the successful MatrikonOPC Integrator Partner Program that works with third party System Integrators to help them leverage OPC technology in their projects and is now the Manager Marketing and Communications for OPC worldwide. Darek regularly presents on OPC topics at conferences and OPC Foundation events around the world. Since 1997, Darek has been providing OPC architecture design and implementation assistance for OPC solutions, as well as taken part in the development of OPC Software.