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Press Release / November 15, 2017

IAG Becomes Inductive Automation Premier Integrator

California-Based Integrator Sees Ignition as a Key Software Platform

FOLSOM, Calif. (Nov. 15, 2017) — Inductive Automation has designated Industrial Automation Group (IAG) as an Inductive Automation Premier Integrator. This is the highest level of system integrator recognized by Inductive Automation.

IAG is based in Modesto, Calif., and also has locations in Sacramento, Fresno, and Visalia, and Reno, Nevada. The company focuses on the food and beverage industry, and has implemented complex automation solutions across North America. Services include project management, automation engineering, automation service and support, and control panel manufacturing.

Inductive Automation, based in Folsom, Calif., is a leading industrial automation software company. Its key product — Ignition by Inductive Automation® — is an industrial application platform with tools for building solutions in human-machine interface (HMI), supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA), and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Ignition is used in virtually every industry, in more than 100 countries.

“Ignition is fast becoming a key platform in the food and beverage vertical,” said Brad Stegmann, president of IAG. “Some of our largest customers are now specifying Ignition. Becoming a Premier Integrator with Inductive Automation was the right decision for our organization. The quality and reliability of Ignition aligns with our core values, and the partnership is a natural progression.”

Inductive Automation looks forward to working more closely with IAG, which is becoming a more active member of the Ignition community. “Industrial Automation Group has continued to expand its knowledge and expertise with Ignition over the last several years,” said Don Pearson, chief strategy officer at Inductive Automation. “It’s my pleasure to welcome IAG as a Premier Integrator. The people at IAG continue to broaden their expertise across their engineering team, and continue to expand the variety of quality projects they’re doing for their customers. We are proud to welcome IAG as a Premier Integrator.”

Inductive Automation has relationships with more than 1,500 integrators worldwide. The company has deep roots within the integrator community. Inductive Automation President/CEO Steve Hechtman was a control system integrator for 25 years before he founded Inductive Automation. The company’s flexible and dynamic software, low-cost licensing model, free tech support for registered integrators, and other benefits are helping integrators deliver a high-quality experience to their customers.

About Industrial Automation Group
Founded in 1998, IAG is certified by the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA). The company’s automation professionals apply process, control, safety, information and control panel knowledge to food and beverage clients large and small. For more information, visit

About Inductive Automation
Inductive Automation creates industrial software that empowers organizations to swiftly turn great ideas into reality by removing all technological and economic obstacles. By cross-pollinating IT with SCADA technologies, Inductive Automation created Ignition software, the first universal industrial application platform with unlimited potential. Ignition empowers industrial organizations around the world and in virtually every industry, with an outstanding software platform and top-notch support. For more information, visit

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