Some instruments only support passing data through the use of a file; the Instrument Interface Module makes the process easy.
You can also read values from external software programs that only support passing data through the use of files. The format of the data can vary from a reports format, CSV (comma separated values) or even a mixture of the two.Next: Parsing >
Centralized Instrument Mgmt.
Windows XP, Vista, 7
Ubuntu Linux 8.04 or later
Other Java 6+ enabled OSes*
Java SE 6+ (client)
Dual-Core Processor (32 or 64 bit)
10GB free HD space
(requirements vary by usage)*Ignition is compatible with any Java 6+ enabled operating system. Full support is only offered for listed operating systems.