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ICC 2021: Evolving the Virtual Experience Doug Dudley Thu, 04/01/2021 - 09:30
For everyone, 2020 was a year of firsts. At Inductive Automation, it was the first time we hosted our Ignition Community Conference virtually. One of the benefits of this format change was that ICC 2020 was by far the highest-attended conference in Inductive Automation’s history, so we’re coming into 2021 wiser, more experienced, and excited to build on last year’s success.
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ICC 2020 Recap: Envisioning the Future Together at our First Virtual Conference

It’s no exaggeration to say that the 2020 Ignition Community Conference was unlike any ICC before. This year’s ICC, held on September 15th, was the eighth ICC overall and the first ful...

by David Dudley, Inductive Automation  -  September 23, 2020
How Security Works in the Ignition Perspective Module Travis Cox Mon, 04/13/2020 - 11:50
If you’ve visited this blog at all during the past year, chances are you’ve heard about the Ignition Perspective Module. Since releasing the module in April 2019, we’ve told you quite a bit about how Perspective provides powerful new capabilities for building mobile-first industrial applications natively in HTML5 and CSS3. One aspect of Perspective that we haven’t explored in much detail are its security features, so in this blog post I’ll give you a closer look at how we’ve built Perspective with security in mind, right from the very beginning.
IA Targeted in Ethical Hacking Competition: What You Need to Know Carl Gould and… Wed, 01/29/2020 - 14:11
Last week the latest edition of the Pwn2Own hacking competition was held during the S4 security conference in Miami. The Zero Day Initiative, which hosts the competitions, aims to increase security awareness by promoting the ethical disclosure of software security vulnerabilities. By hosting exciting events with large cash prizes, the ZDI attracts some of the best security researchers and white-hat hackers in the world to participate.
Ignition 8.0.7: Expanding Remote Alarming & Auditing, Improving the Perspective Mobile App Paul Scott Fri, 12/20/2019 - 09:30
Our Software Engineering team has capped off this busy year with one more gift for our users: Ignition 8.0.7. This version delivers more than 70 features, fixes, and changes that the Ignition community has requested. Below is a summary of 8.0.7’s most high-profile features.
Thanks for Making 2019 an Incredible Year for Inductive Automation Steve Hechtman Thu, 12/19/2019 - 07:34
This has been a year of tremendous growth for our company, and we know that it is really all thanks to you, our community of Ignition users and integrators. As we count down the remaining days of 2019, I want to acknowledge how each of you has helped us reach new milestones this year and tell you why I believe we can all look forward to an even brighter year in 2020.
Ignition 8.0.6: New Perspective Feature Upgrades and More Flexible HTTP Requests Paul Scott Wed, 11/13/2019 - 10:43
In Ignition 8.0.6, we’ve added several community-requested features to Perspective, including a component that we’ve ported over from the Vision Module. In this blog post, we’ll explain those new Perspective features and look into a new way to make HTTP requests.
Celebrating Cybersecurity Month with New Encryption Resources Arnell Ignacio Thu, 10/24/2019 - 13:45
Since October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, this is a great time to highlight one of the ways you can add security to your Ignition platform: adding SSL/TLS.