The Universal Industrial Application Platform
Ignition by Inductive Automation2 min video / 1 minute read
Ignition is the world’s first truly universal industrial application platform because it empowers you to connect all of the data across your entire enterprise, rapidly develop any type of industrial automation system, and scale your system in any way, without limits. See the amazing features that make Ignition the first and only universal Industrial Application Platform.
Imagine having the ability to easily connect all of the data across your entire enterprise. Rapidly developing any type of industrial automation system. And scaling your solution, your way, without limits.
With Ignition software, you finally can. Because Ignition is the first universal industrial application platform.
But what makes Ignition so unique?
Ignition is totally cross-platform, built on trusted information technologies like HTML5, CSS, and SQL databases, as well as open-standards like OPC-UA and MQTT.
With a simple, 3-minute installation on any major operating system, you can instantly deploy client screens from a central server at one site, multiple sites, or in the cloud.
View clients on any device, including desktops, industrial displays, and mobile devices, no matter where you are — and add unlimited clients, screens, tags, connections, and devices at no additional cost.
Ignition makes total system integration possible because it connects to practically everything in your enterprise: PLCs, databases, LIMS, devices, MES and ERP systems, web services, MQTT, OPC-UA, and more.
Ignition’s modular configurability allows you to customize your system and build any kind of industrial application to fit your unique processes. Plus it includes an SDK to extend Ignition through custom modules that easily plug into the platform.
Its universal designer provides one integrated development environment with all the tools you need in one place, so you can rapidly build and deploy applications with ease.
With all of these robust capabilities, Ignition bridges the gap between plant-floor and enterprise systems, making it the perfect platform for SCADA, IIoT, and MES.
The possibilities of the Ignition platform are constantly expanding through a global ecosystem of integrators, distributors, developers & strategic partners who are working together to fuel integration, collaboration, and growth.
Future-proof your system with an innovative, open-platform, that scales along with you and truly brings your enterprise together.
Download a free trial, and start building your best project with Ignition by Inductive Automation — the one and only universal industrial application platform.