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Ignition OEE & Downtime Tracking

Calculate OEE & Track Downtime To Improve Efficiency


  • Real-Time Efficiency Tracking
  • Downtime Data Collection
  • At-a-Glance Executive Dashboards
  • Easy ERP Integration
  • Mobile MES Access
  • Production Scheduling
  • Fast, Customizable Implementation
  • Automatic Data Collection


  • Java SE 8+ (server)
  • Java SE 6+ (client)
  • Dual-Core Processor (32 or 64 bit)
  • 4GB RAM
  • 10GB free HD space
  • (requirements vary by usage)

Supported Operating Systems

  • Windows Server 2003/2008/2012
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 10
  • Ubuntu Linux 8.04 or later
  • Other Java 6+ enabled OSes*

Supported Databases

  • We support any database that has a JDBC driver, including:
  • Microsoft® SQL Server
  • Oracle
  • IBM DB2
  • MySQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • Firebird
  • Others
  • *Ignition is compatible with any Java 6+ enabled operating system. Full support is only offered for listed operating systems.
OEE Software

OEE Software & Downtime Tracking Combined

Calculating overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) using automated software is most effective when combined with downtime tracking.

OEE calculation software provides an indication about the current efficiency for a machine, a production run, or even the entire facility. Tracking downtime is the key to unlock information about where and how to make improvements so you can raise the OEE rates of your facility.

The OEE Downtime Module combines both OEE calculations and downtime tracking to give operations managers a robust software package that measures efficiency and shows how to boost efficiency rates.

Measure OEE, Reduce Downtime & Raise Profits

The OEE Downtime Module for Ignition empowers manufacturers with actionable data that can help managers reduce operating cost, increase asset utilization and boost operating efficiency that results in improved profitability.

Real-Time Efficiency Management

All OEE and downtime data is displayed in real time, empowering managers to respond to real-world situations as they are happening today, not last week. Real-time management communication between the enterprise and plant floor helps facilities accomplish continuous improvement, as well as business strategies such as LEAN and Six Sigma.