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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
Ignition 8.0.14: Maker Edition, New Installers, Accordion Component, and BACnet Beta Paul Scott Wed, 06/24/2020 - 13:47
8.0.14 just rolled into the station and our newest arrival packs a serious punch, bringing with it some really exciting stuff. This release introduces a new addition to our growing family of products, new installers, a component update to Perspective, and an update on BACnet. Jump in to get more of the details.
Introducing Theming in Perspective Ray Sensenbach Mon, 06/15/2020 - 13:31
With the release of Ignition 8.0.13 comes an exciting new feature for the Ignition Perspective Module: Theming. Theming in Perspective allows users to customize the look and feel (not the layout) of their Perspective projects at a broad level.
Ignition 8.0.13: Tag Permissions, Project Exports, Certificates, and Themes Paul Scott Mon, 06/08/2020 - 14:31
It’s been full steam ahead for the development team here at Inductive Automation as they work on bringing more features and improvements to Ignition. Our newest arrival, Ignition 8.0.13, brings two new features in Ignition Perspective, an improved feature for handling security certificates, and Theme redesign. Other features are focused on the platform, giving you better security management for tags and an improved method for exporting projects. Read on to get more details.
ICC 2020 is Going Digital Doug Dudley Wed, 05/06/2020 - 12:11
Due to the worldwide outbreak of COVID-19, the Ignition Community Conference will not be held as a physical event this year. Instead, Inductive Automation will host a more streamlined, totally digital version of the ICC on September 15, 2020, on our conference website (link). This year’s virtual ICC will include the keynote address from Inductive Automation’s leadership team, a live-streamed panel discussion with our VP of technology and director of software engineering, video case studies of many amazing real-world Ignition projects, and several short presentations from experts and thought leaders from around the Ignition community, all for free!
Ignition 8.0.11: New Perspective Features, Scripts UI, Gateway-Level Audits Paul Scott Tue, 04/14/2020 - 16:00
Even during this tumultuous time, the Ignition release train continues to steam ahead, bringing new features and updates to the Ignition platform. In Ignition 8.0.11, we added two new features in Perspective, a feature to help troubleshoot scripting, and the ability to audit changes on the Gateway level.
Ignition 8.0.8: HTTP Header Changes, Auditing Updates, Perspective Alarm Journal & More Paul Scott Wed, 02/12/2020 - 10:33
The first Ignition release-train version of 2020 has arrived. Ignition 8.0.8 is here carrying a full cargo of community-requested updates and fixes, plus a new feature that should be a pleasant surprise to many of you. As usual, there are too many updates to mention in one blog post, but I’ll cover the highlights below.
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 8.0.5: Ignition Exchange, RFID Support, and New Perspective Features Paul Scott Tue, 10/15/2019 - 16:24
This release cycle sees the introduction of several new features; they are mostly focused on Perspective, including several community-requested features. Read what the development team has been up to in recent weeks.
Ignition 8.0.3: Time Series Charts, Security Certificate Web Interface, and so Much More Paul Scott Thu, 08/08/2019 - 12:00
The Software Engineering team has been hard at work delivering another feature-packed release, and in my opinion, they’ve outdone themselves this time. Version 8.0.3 contains well over 150 changes! It’s difficult to convey the amount of content in this release without turning this blog post into a novel, so we’ll start with focusing on some of the biggest, most noteworthy updates.