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Press Release / January 25, 2023

Inductive Automation Introduces 4IR Solutions as a Solution Partner

Managed-Infrastructure Leader Leverages Ignition to Benefit Manufacturing and Life-Sciences Industries

FOLSOM, Calif. (January 25, 2023) — Inductive Automation is excited to announce that 4IR Solutions has become an official Inductive Automation Solution Partner. As part of Inductive Automation’s new Solution Partner Program, 4IR collaborates with the Folsom, California-based industrial automation software leader to provide excellent managed-infrastructure services to their customers.

Inductive Automation is the maker of Ignition, the unlimited industrial application platform for SCADA, HMI, MES, IIoT, and more. Ignition is used by 57% of the Fortune 100 and there are Ignition installations in over 100 countries.

4IR Solutions provides an easy way to deploy Ignition and its partner ecosystem into the cloud via a fully managed solution. They manage updates, monitor system health, and provide 24/7 support. In addition, 4IR provides consulting services to aid integrators and end users who are just beginning their cloud journey.

“We are excited about this partnership and the formalization of a long-standing cooperative relationship between our organizations. Inductive Automation is the leader in industrial platforms, and we are excited to be a part of their mission to digitally enable manufacturers to be more productive. As a Solution Partner, we will leverage the strength and innovation of the Ignition platform and build tailored solutions to better serve our customers,” said James Burnand, CEO, 4IR Solutions.

“Ignition is well-known for its out-of-the-box collection of cross-platform compatibility capabilities. Our users know them and leverage them on a day-to-day basis to extend the utility of the Ignition platform. 4IR utilizes these capabilities to empower Ignition users with its managed hybrid cloud infrastructure for rapid use across their organizations,” said Don Pearson, Chief Strategy Officer, Inductive Automation.

About 4IR
4IR Solutions is the leading provider of cloud-based platform solutions for manufacturing and the life sciences industry. They provide a fully managed hybrid cloud infrastructure that enables manufacturers to simplify their operational technology, increase efficiency and scalability, and reduce needed resources and costs.

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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