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webinar | January 30, 2020

Build Amazing Projects Incredibly Quickly

When you’re building a control system project to meet a customer’s urgent needs, one of the biggest challenges you often face is time itself. Project development can turn into a long, drawn-out process that becomes frustrating for system integrators and end users alike. The sooner you can create a proof of concept, kickstart a project, or get a quick win, the better!

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Demystifying SAP Connectivity to Ignition

When you connect the world’s most popular ERP system and the world’s first universal industrial application platform, the plant floor and the business level can share data like never before.

59 min video

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Pushing the Boundaries of Data Visualization

The data revolution promised that data would be available anywhere at any time, and now that promise is starting to be fulfilled. Recently, some truly remarkable industrial projects have demonstrated new possibilities for data visualization and system architectures. These projects all leverage the Ignition Perspective Module, which makes it easier than ever to design mobile-responsive applications and get more data to more people.

58 min video

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article Guide

Let's Encrypt Guide for Ignition

Ignition 8.0.3 introduces support for hot-reloading the Gateway’s SSL keystore. This capability enables Ignition to play well with services such as Let’s Encrypt which provide for automatic SSL certificate management. This article walks through one example for integrating Ignition with Let’s Encrypt.

11 min read

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Future-Proofing Your Enterprise with the Ignition Platform

In this webinar, industrial software experts from Inductive Automation will take you on an educational journey through the Ignition platform, revealing how it’s built on a foundation of open technology and interoperability. As you’ll see, Ignition is not another IT cloud platform but rather an OT platform that works synergistically with IT cloud platforms to connect the entire enterprise.

56 min video

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customer project Recycling

Strong Scalability with the Cloud, MQTT, Mobility & More

The team at ESM developed a scalable asset management system to monitor performance and meet service requirements for a client with systems deployed all over Australia. Using a mix of MQTT and legacy FTP-enabled gateways in the field, we harnessed the scalability of Ignition to provide a platform that allowed the client to add, remove, and manage connected assets without the need to open the Ignition Designer.

4 min video

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How to Easily Build SCADA & HMI HTML5 Web Applications

The new Ignition Perspective Module is a game-changing visualization tool that enables you to easily design mobile, desktop, and display screens using the power of HTML5. This special webinar will show you how easy it is to get started using Ignition Perspective so you can get the most out of it.

48 min video

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case study Agriculture

Ignition Meets FSMA Requirements for Better Food Safety

SmartWash Solutions is based in Salinas, California, near Silicon Valley and the California Central Valley — one of the most productive agricultural regions in the world. It’s the perfect location for a food-safety technology company. SmartWash cares a great deal about food safety. That’s why it’s enabling data collection and analysis for its customers, and also helping those customers meet requirements of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) created FSMA to strengthen prevention of foodborne illness.

5 min video

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Industry 4.0: View From the Front Lines

In this engaging roundtable webinar, expert system integrators from a diverse range of backgrounds will offer their insights, tips, and stories about their experiences on these questions and more, from the front lines of industrial integration.

58 min video

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case study Food and Beverage

Entire Brewing Process on a Single Software Platform

At MadTree, Ignition connects to 70,000 process tags, 15 process PLCs on the plant floor, 150 process valves, and about 50 sensors. The software enables MadTree to see data more quickly than in the past, enabling better troubleshooting and faster responses. “We’re getting data feedback that we never had before,” said Blevins. “Ignition allows us to look at that data and analyze it quickly.”

5 min video

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Real Tools for Digital Transformation

Whether they refer to it as IIoT, Digital Transformation, or Industry 4.0, companies in every industry are looking for a way to get more from their data. However, most are trying to achieve this with conventional architectures and IT-centric methods. The truth is that without reliable connectivity to their operational data, their plans for building a digital enterprise are bound to fail.

56 min video

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Design Like a Pro: Building Mobile-Responsive HMIs in Ignition Perspective

Join software engineering and design experts from Inductive Automation to learn how to use the features in Ignition Perspective to redesign common industrial applications into mobile applications that are simple, well-organized, and always in-step with the user’s needs.

62 min video

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