• Building a Better World through Better Engineering


Connect, Design, Deploy Without Limits!

Ignition is unlimited, so for the low cost of one server license you can seamlessly connect all your data, design any kind of industrial application with ease, and instantly web-deploy unlimited clients to anyone, anywhere — all from one universal platform for industrial automation.

Connect Without Limits!

One Central Hub for Everything on the Plant Floor


See and manage your entire system from one place


Read and write to tags from PLCs and SQL databases



Connect to plant-floor and field devices



Connect to any SQL database and log tag data


Ignition is server software that acts as the hub for everything on your plant floor for total system integration. No matter what brand, model, or platform, it talks to your plant-floor equipment just as naturally as it talks to SQL databases, seamlessly bridging the gap between production and IT.


Design Without Limits!

One Integrated Development Environment for Any Industrial Automation Application

Ignition comes standard with the Ignition Designer, at no extra cost. With the Ignition Designer, you can launch an unlimited number of designers and you can have multiple people work simultaneously on the same project at the same time so you can cut your project development time in half.


With a full suite of powerful Ignition Core and third-party modules available for the Ignition platform, you can easily develop industrial applications perfectly customized to your unique processes.



Deploy Without Limits!

One Server-Centric Web-Deployment Model for Any Architecture


Instantly launch full runtime clients anywhere



Monitor the performance of your entire system



Ignition gets your vital real-time data to anyone anywhere. Instantly web-launch an unlimited number of zero-install, full runtime clients from an on-premise or cloud-based server.

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Ignition Industrial Application Platform

One Platform, Unlimited Possibilities

Ignition is the world’s first truly universal industrial application platform because it empowers you to connect all of the data across your entire enterprise, rapidly develop any type of industrial automation system, and scale your system in any way, without limits.

SCADA, IIoT, and MES on One Platform

Ignition’s modular architecture makes it easy to customize your system by building the exact industrial automation applications you need. Its server-centric web-deployment model is flexible enough for any architecture and scalable enough for companies of any size. Ignition’s power and flexibility make it perfect for SCADA, IIoT and MES systems that work together seamlessly on one platform.

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Installs In Minutes

The Ignition platform is designed specifically for Industrial applications so it’s stable, secure, and streamlined. Ignition only takes 3 minutes to install. Install it once, in one place on the server, and then you can instantly launch









Runs on Anything

Ignition is totally cross-platform so it runs on Windows, macOS, and Linux. You can also install it on a server, a laptop, and a tablet — you can even run Ignition Edge on an embedded device. Ignition can go practically anywhere you need to get the data you want.



Ignition Platform Features


Ignition is the complete system integration tool, it’s totally cross-platform, and built upon trusted information technologies like Java, SQL and Python, as well as open process technologies like OPC UA and MQTT. The Ignition platform’s open API and its ability to easily connect to any database, PLC, field device and line-of-business application makes it the ideal bridge to seamlessly integrate operational and enterprise systems together.


Secure Your Mission-Critical Data

Ignition protects your data with ultra-secure SSL technology: the same encryption technology banks use. With built-in client authentication and auditing, you can restrict user access and see what they’ve been doing. With these features plus easy system restoration and redundancy, Ignition has won the trust of many Fortune 100 companies for their mission-critical systems.






Thousands of companies worldwide depend on Ignition every day

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