Vision Module

Visualization for Industrial Plant Floors & Control Rooms

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Vision Module

See and Control Your Process in Real Time

Free your operators from manually tracking process data on whiteboards and clipboards by creating dynamic, beautiful, real-time dashboards and control screens with the Ignition Vision Module. Use the Vision Module to quickly build any type of visualization for your industrial organization: HMI, historical trending, and alarming screens, plus charts, graphs, and much more.

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“Reporting, graphs, charts, all the brewing information, information from the lab, even tracking the trucks coming in and out of the yard, we see it all in real time using Ignition.”

Ron Mayfield
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Major Features

Real-Time Status & Control

Screen courtesy of Wunderlich-Malec

Display, analyze, and manage what's happening in your facility right now — Ignition makes it easy through the combination of real-time status and control functionality, SQL database integration and the Vision Module's powerful graphical capabilities.

Instantly Launch Unlimited Clients

With the Ignition Vision Module, you can launch an unlimited number of rich runtime clients to as many HMIs, industrial panels, PCs, and laptops as you need.

Designed for the Plant Floor

The Ignition Vision Module is designed for traditional plant-floor and desktop screens, and standalone HMIs. It’s fast, reliable and proven, after more than 10 years of plant-floor use and countless installations around the world.

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Using Vision and
Perspective Together

Vision and Perspective Together

Ignition Vision is perfect for dedicated plant-floor displays and HMIs, while Ignition Perspective is perfect for mobile-first industrial applications. You can use them on their own or together to form the industry’s most powerful, cutting-edge visualization system.

Easily Interface with PLCs and Databases

With Ignition, you can easily connect to any major type of PLC or database and integrate that data into your SCADA system. With powerful, easy-to-use property binding capabilities, the Vision Module lets you create applications that display database information to any screen and write data directly to any database.

Screen courtesy of The Integration Group of Americas

At-A-Glance Analysis Made Simple

Display real-time and historical data on customizable charts, tables, and graphs. Quickly set up dashboards, track key performance indicators (KPIs), and view trends. Use with the Alarm Notification Module to quickly set up real-time alarming screens.

Create New Screens in Minutes

The included Ignition Designer is packed with tools that make development quick and intuitive. Use drag-and-drop to easily and instantly bind data to inputs, displays, tables, and other components. Cut down on development hours with time-saving component templates.

Easily Add Graphics and Animations

Vision gives you many ways to bring your process to life with powerful graphics and animation tools. Import any SVG file, choose from nearly 4,000 ready-made images available with the Symbol Factory Module, or draw your own vector graphics. Easily create animations by binding shape properties to data values.

Screen courtesy of Martin Control Systems

Built-In Python Scripting

Achieve advanced functionality using the built-in Python scripting engine. The Python scripting language is well-supported, powerful, and easy to learn and read, so your projects are easy to maintain.

“My favorite thing with Ignition is the vector graphics, being able to draw paths and being able to use that to create really clean graphics.”

Todd Ebright

More Features

Do Even More with the Vision Module

Update All Screens With One Click

Just make changes to the master project screen and update all your client screens instantly by clicking the update button.

High-Resolution Screen Support

Vision client screens always look sharp, thanks to their clean, modern design and support for high-resolution displays.

Secured Via SSL

Every Vision client is secured using SSL protocols. Use authentication groups to limit access to certain areas of a project.

Native Client Launchers

With native client launchers for Windows, Mac, and Linux, you can easily launch clients to any major operating system without needing plugins.

Built with the Power of Ignition

Vision runs on Ignition's universal platform and works seamlessly with Ignition Edge and all Ignition modules including Alarming, Reporting, Ignition Perspective, and more.

Module Specs and


Vision Module – $6,500 USD

The visualization module for plant-floor and desktop screens. Launch unlimited rich web-deployed clients anywhere on the network. Display charts, graphs, trends, HMI screens, and more.

More Options

In addition to the complete Ignition Vision Module, Vision also comes in another option with limited features.

Vision Module Limited – $3,700 USD

The limited edition of the Vision Module includes five web-launched visualization clients.

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