Fully Integrated Modules for SCADA, IIoT, MES, and More
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.View the full module stack
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.
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.Full product details
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.Full product details
Create dynamic, database-driven PDF reports with pixel-perfect layout — with ease.Full product details
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.Full product details
Enterprise Administration Module (EAM)
The EAM provides a secure and intuitive way to manage many Ignition installations from one location.Full product details
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.Full product details
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.
Sequential Function Charts (SFC) Module
Streamline the creation, organization, and visualization of robust logic systems.Full product details
Web Browser Module
Easily embed a web browser component into your Ignition Vision project.
Voice Notification Module
Enable both alarm notification and acknowledgment via a phone call.Full product details
SMS Notification Module
Add text alerts with the SMS Notification Module for even more options.Full product details
Twilio Notification Module
Adds integration with Twilio via an SMS Alarm Notification Profile and scripting functions to send SMS.
Web Development Module
Allows users to directly program against the web server inside the Ignition Gateway.
Adds the ability to send and receive information over a serial port to Ignition.
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.
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.Full Product Details
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.Full Product Details
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.Full Product Details
Recipe/Changeover Module for Ignition
Expertly build, manage and monitor recipes and quickly and accurately changing machine, process or system recipes.Full Product Details
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.Full Product Details
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.Full Product Details
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.Full Product Details
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.Full Product Details
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.Visit the Module Showcase
“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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Included in the Platform
- Ignition Designer
- Web Server
- Internal Database
- Database Connectivity
- Module API
- OPC-UA Client
- System Logging
- Store & Forward
- Basic Alarming Functionality
Supported Operating Systems
- Windows Server 2008/2012/2016
- Windows 7, 8 and 10
- Ubuntu Linux 12.04 or later
- Other Java SE-enabled OSes 1
- Microsoft SQL Server
- Java SE 8 (server)
- Java SE 6, 7 or 8 (client)
- 1024 MB RAM
- 1 GB free HD space
- (Requirements vary by usage.)
- Ignition is compatible with any Java SE 8-enabled OS. Full support is only offered for listed OSes.