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Press Release / August 07, 2017

Miller Eads Becomes Inductive Automation Premier Integrator

Indianapolis Firm Sees Much Success with Ignition Software Platform

FOLSOM, Calif. (August 7, 2017) — Inductive Automation has designated Miller Eads Company as an Inductive Automation Premier Integrator. This is the highest level of integrator recognized by Inductive Automation.

Miller Eads is a system integrator providing a variety of specialized electrical services to diverse clients. The company has completed thousands of community projects of every size and scope. With a strong focus on emerging technologies, Miller Eads is well positioned to meet the future demands of a changing electrical industry.

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.

“We’ve built our automation division around Ignition,” said Charlie Hendrixson, director of automation services for Miller Eads. “For the last 10 years, it has been our focus to bring Ignition to our current and potential clients. We leverage Ignition to do things that clients might have thought impossible or impractical. Ignition’s unlimited licensing model offers unmatched flexibility to start small and grow over time. We are very proud to be recognized as a Premier Integrator for Inductive Automation.”

Miller Eads provides the expertise required to work on complex electrical systems. The company has also been at the forefront of process control, robotics, multiplex networks, and more. Miller Eads has several engineers certified on Ignition. Inductive Automation looks forward to working more closely with Miller Eads, which is becoming a more active member of the Ignition community.

“I congratulate Miller Eads on achieving Premier Integrator status with us,” said Don Pearson, chief strategy officer at Inductive Automation. “Working with Charlie Hendrixson and his team at Miller Eads has been a pleasure for us. The people there have grown in their expertise with Ignition, and they’re doing some impressive projects with it. We’re happy to welcome them 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 Miller Eads
Miller Eads was established in 1969 as a fully licensed, bonded union electrical contractor serving the central Indiana market. With nearly 200 employees and 40 years of experience in commercial, industrial, institutional and utility electrical construction, the company has earned the trust of a large, loyal client base representing a variety of well-known community venues. This includes a full spectrum of work for hospitals, universities, office buildings, utility powerhouses and historical landmarks. 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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