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Fully Integrated Modules for SCADA, IIoT, MES, and More

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Fully Integrated Software Modules

Ignition is a universal industrial application platform capable of unlimited extensibility through the addition of fully integrated software modules. All modules are hot-pluggable so they can be installed, removed, and upgraded without impacting your operations in any way, and they all work together seamlessly.


Build the Exact System You Need

With a full suite of powerful Ignition Core and third-party modules available for the Ignition platform, you can easily develop industrial applications perfectly customized to your unique processes.

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Ignition Core Modules

Ignition Core modules can be used to create virtually any kind of industrial automation solution, including SCADA, IIoT, MES and beyond. With the Ignition Core modules, users can add features such as charts and tables, mobile access, voice notifications for alarms, transaction management, sophisticated logic systems, enterprise administration, and much more.

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Vision Module

Use this module to launch an unlimited number of powerful Ignition Vision clients anywhere on the network. Display charts, graphs, trends, HMI screens, and more.

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SQL Bridge Module

Easily bridge the gap between OPC data and SQL databases with the industry's most flexible and powerful transaction manager. Easily log data, call stored procedures, and synchronize data bi-directionally.

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Tag Historian Module

Turn a SQL database into a high-performance time-series tag historian.

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Reporting Module

Create dynamic, database-driven PDF reports with pixel-perfect layout — with ease.

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Alarm Notification Module

Configure the logic for how, why, and when alarm notifications are delivered, manage alarm notification for groups of users, and send notifications via email.

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Mobile Module

Get mobile access to your control system via smartphones and tablets.

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Enterprise Administration Module (EAM)

The EAM provides a secure and intuitive way to manage many Ignition installations from one location.

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OPC UA Module

Connect to most major programmable logic controllers (PLCs) with the Ignition OPC UA Module. This module serves as a totally cross-platform OPC UA server with an open, pluggable driver system.

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Drivers for OPC UA Module
  • Modbus Driver
  • UDP and TCP Drivers Module
  • Allen-Bradley Driver Suite
  • Siemens Driver
  • DNP3 Realtime Driver
  • Omron Driver
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More Inductive Automation Modules

Beyond the core Ignition modules, Inductive Automation has made several other modules to help you add even more specialized features and functions to your Ignition system.

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Sequential Function Charts (SFC) Module

Streamline the creation, organization, and visualization of robust logic systems.

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Web Browser Module

Easily embed a web browser component into your Ignition Vision project.

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OPC COM Module

Integrate Ignition with classic COM-based OPC Servers.

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Voice Notification Module

Enable both alarm notification and acknowledgment via a phone call.

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SMS Notification Module

Add text alerts with the SMS Notification Module for even more options.

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Twilio Notification Module

Adds integration with Twilio via an SMS Alarm Notification Profile and scripting functions to send SMS.

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Web Development Module

Allows users to directly program against the web server inside the Ignition Gateway.

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Serial Module

Adds the ability to send and receive information over a serial port to Ignition.

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SECS/GEM Module

Enables Ignition projects and third-party applications to communicate with semiconductor fab equipment.

Strategic Partner Modules

Our Strategic Third-Party Module Partner Program enables third-party software providers to create modules for the Ignition platform in their area of specialized expertise. Inductive Automation has chosen to include these providers in the program because of their strategic alignment with the Ignition platform product. Products developed by these Strategic Partners are backed with a commitment to the long-term success for our customers. You may purchase these modules directly from Inductive Automation.

Use the Sepasoft manufacturing execution system (MES) modules to bridge the gap between the plant floor and the executive level.

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OEE Downtime Module for Ignition

Combines both OEE calculations and downtime tracking to give operations managers a robust software package that measures efficiency and insight into how to boost OEE.

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Track & Trace Module for Ignition

This paperless, fully integrated solution can provide production control and track product from the raw materials to the finished state, access genealogy data, and set up a centralized operator interface for all MES information.

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SPC Module for Ignition

Reduce or eliminate late or missing sample collection, inaccurate sample data and other issues leading to quality problems and deliver and analyze your SPC data in real-time.

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Recipe/Changeover Module for Ignition

Expertly build, manage and monitor recipes and quickly and accurately changing machine, process or system recipes.

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Instrument Interface Module for Ignition

Capture raw textual data from instrument type devices via serial, text files, OPC devices and more, and parse out that data to Ignition, databases or other systems.

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Web Services Module for Ignition

Visually configure web service operations and data types, invoke web service operations from the HMI, SCADA or MES system to read or write data to web-services-supported systems, such as ERP.

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Barcode Scanner Module for Ignition

Extends Ignition client to detect and decode 1D and 2D barcode inputs using the built-in GS1 International Standard or custom defined barcode formats.

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MES Enterprise Module for Ignition

Connect multiple MES Ignition Gateways across your entire enterprise to form a large, centrally managed MES solution. Analyze MES data from multiple production facilities at the enterprise server.

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Third-Party Module Showcase

Ignition’s open application programming interface (API) and software development kit (SDK) make it possible for third-party companies to develop modules for the Ignition platform. The Module Showcase makes it easy to find and purchase modules from third-party developers that extend Ignition’s functionality.

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“The modules integration and flexibility of the Ignition platform let us build an application that’s easily adopted in production.”

– Enrico Aramini

HTC High Tech Consultant SRL


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