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Press Release / August 16, 2022

Inductive Automation Addresses Strong Demand for Ignition Training, Endorses Flexware Innovation for Delivery of In-Person Training in Ignition

Premier Integrator Based in Fishers, Ind., WIll Offer In-Person Ignition Training Classes

FOLSOM, Calif. (August 16, 2022) — Inductive Automation (IA) has experienced strong growth in demand globally for Ignition training both in-person and online. To assist in addressing this challenge IA has endorsed Flexware Innovation, Inc., for the delivery of IA in-person training classes.

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.

Flexware is based in Fishers, Indiana, and has offices in Valparaiso, Indiana, and Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina. The company is a recognized Ignition Premier Integrator and has been in business more than 26 years.

“Ignition has been a disruptor in the industrial space and this has led to increased demands for training,” said Scott Whitlock, Flexware’s President and CEO. “Inductive Automation has developed a robust, dynamic training program, one that we’ve been happy to host before. And now, having met Inductive Automation’s rigorous training standards, we’re excited to help satisfy the increased training needs of the market.”

“We look forward to working more closely with Flexware for the delivery of in-person training for IA,” said Dave Fogle, Vice President of Technology at Inductive Automation.

“Adoption of the Ignition platform has been accelerating at an amazing pace these past few years. Offering the members of our community good in-person training is only going to assist us at IA to help our customers succeed with Ignition,” said Don Pearson, Chief Strategy Officer with Inductive.

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

About Flexware Innovation
Flexware Innovation is a next-generation systems integrator and engineering firm for forward-thinking manufacturers. The company works with manufacturers, utilities, and other industrial organizations that need to integrate their business and production systems to maximize resources. Founded in 1996, Flexware works side-by-side with customers to solve real business problems by providing best-in-class software development, automation engineering, manufacturing systems integration (MES, HMI/SCADA, & ERP), business intelligence solutions, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, enterprise level business systems, and specialized product development. For more information, visit

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