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4 Water Districts Revitalized With Ignition
Four water districts in the U.S. switched their water district SCADA system to Ignition and reap the benefits of state-of-the-art technology.
7 min read
New SCADA Helps to Heat Second-Largest City in Denmark
Aarhus chose Ignition for their district heating software and their SCADA solution for district heating system, and connected about 700,000 tags and 150 devices.
5 min read
5 Mobile-Responsive Layout Strategies
In our smartphone-dominated world, developers need to make HMI screens and applications that will look great on small, medium, and large devices. Are you familiar with the mobile-responsive layout strategies that make this possible?
55 min video
Ignition Community Live: Practical Ways to Use Ignition to Achieve Digital Transformation
The phrase "Digital Transformation" is taking the world by storm — but is there substance behind the hype? In this presentation, executives from 4IR will describe current trends in manufacturing digital transformation and show how these initiatives deviate from technology adoption cycles of the past. We will close with a technical showcase of specific, practical examples of Ignition techniques you can use today in support of digital transformation initiatives.
35 min video
How a Premier Integrator Built a Better Business with Ignition
Thomas Wilson and Ben Lester from Factory Technologies sit down with us to discuss their experience with Inductive Automation and Ignition. They cover aspects of how Factory Technologies went from starting with legacy products all the way to using the latest software. They elaborate on the importance of Inductive University and training to staying on the cutting edge, and how being able to say yes to projects is refreshing for them and their customers. Lastly, they discuss how everything that Inductive Automation offers allowed Factory Technologies to build a better business.
37 min episode
Ignition Community Live: Ignition Platform Demo
In this Ignition demo, Inductive Automation’s Travis Cox shows the range of capabilities Ignition has, and how it’s the SCADA software of the future.
61 min video
Inductive University is a free online learning platform designed to help you master Ignition by Inductive Automation SCADA software. With IU, you can watch training videos, test your knowledge, train your organization, and participate in our credential program.
1 min video
Ignition Community Live: Modern Batch and Manufacturing Procedures
Learn more about new software from Sepasoft that empowers manufacturers to produce quality batches consistently and lead production staff through complex processes with repeatable, well-documented steps. You’ll get to see how this software brings valuable new functionality to the Ignition platform and new benefits to your organization, so don’t miss it!
62 min video
Must-Have SCADA Features for the Modern Era
In today’s environment, there is no doubt that SCADA is essential. However, before adopting or upgrading SCADA, there are certain features that must be considered to guarantee that a new system is powerful and flexible enough to excel in the modern era.
10 min read
Guiding Customers Through Digital Transformation
Todd Ebright and Nate Kay from Martin CSI join us to talk about their journey with Ignition that led them to winning a Firebrand Award, and they share a new project that incorporates Ignition Edge technology and Opto 22 to meet the diverse needs of customers. They discuss their approach to digital transformation projects, the input customers are looking for, and the hurdles they faced along the way. They also dive into some major trends they’re seeing in machine vision applications, security, Perspective, accessibility, data storage, private cellular networks, utilization of new technologies, and greenfield projects.
42 min episode