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 water districts around the world, and organizations in virtually every industry, with an outstanding software platform and top-notch support.

Ignition is free to try and only takes 3 minutes to install. Use it as long as you want. You can download Ignition now and start building your project today.

Unlimited SCADA for Water/Wastewater

Few industries have as great an impact on public health and safety as water/wastewater. Your water district needs a SCADA solution that it can rely on just as much as your customers rely on your services. Ignition is the modern, scalable, and affordable SCADA solution that today’s water districts need. Ignition provides unlimited clients, unlimited tags, unlimited connections, and unlimited licensing. Other SCADA solutions simply can’t match its combination of security, stability, performance, and lowest total cost of ownership.

Trusted by Water Districts Across the Country

Water districts in the United States using Ignition.

To see how other water/wastewater facilities are succeeding with Ignition, view Inductive Automation’s case studies.

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“There is no other SCADA product that brings what Ignition has to the table. The only regret I have is that I didn’t deploy it sooner.”

–Henry Palechek, Information Systems Supervisor, Water District in California

FEATURED PRODUCTS

Ignition Industrial Automation Software Ignition Industrial Automation Software

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.

Unlimited Clients, Tags and Designers Unlimited Clients, Tags and Designers

A New Way to Buy Industrial Automation Software
Some industrial automation software companies still charge for every client and every tag, but Ignition is different because it’s unlimited.

Get Real-Time & Historical Data On Control Screens Get Real-Time & Historical Data On Control Screens

The Vision Module delivers a dynamic, powerful, and beautiful HMI experience unlike any other. Display real-time and historical data on everything from status-and-control screens to interactive charts and tables so you can analyze data at-a-glance and quickly act on it. Since all clients are connected to a central server, everyone in your company will stay up-to-date and can easily access the real-time data they need.

Integrate PLCs and SQL Databases Integrate PLCs and SQL Databases

The Ignition SQL Bridge Module brings the power of structured query language (SQL) databases to your industrial process. The module allows you to leverage Ignition’s unlimited tags and database connections at an astonishingly low price — even if you don’t know much about SQL databases.

Turn Any SQL Database Into An Industrial Tag Historian Turn Any SQL Database Into An Industrial Tag Historian

The Tag Historian Module for Ignition allows you to turn a SQL database into a high-performance time-series tag historian. It requires minimal work to implement and is simple to use, even if you aren’t very experienced with SQL databases. The power, ease of use, and incomparable price-to-performance ratio of the Tag Historian Module make it the clear choice for storing your organization’s valuable historical information.

Quickly And Easily Create Rich, Dynamic PDF Reports Quickly And Easily Create Rich, Dynamic PDF Reports

Now it’s easier than ever to make and distribute dynamic, professional reports in Ignition. The Ignition Reporting Module is a standalone reporting solution that simplifies and enhances the reporting process from beginning to end. Generate reports from existing files or create them from scratch. Pull data from a variety of sources, and design reports with a simple-to-use interface. Add charts, graphs, tables, crosstabs, shapes, and other components for visual impact. Save your reports in PDF, HTML, CSV, and RTF file formats, and set up automatic scheduling and delivery.

Manage SCADA Alarm Notifications Any Way You Choose Manage SCADA Alarm Notifications Any Way You Choose

Build an advanced alarming system that fits the needs of your operation with the Ignition Alarm Notification Module, SMS Notification Module, and the Voice Notification Module to send, receive and acknowledge alarm notifications via email, text message or a phone call.

Cross-Platform OPC UA Functionality Cross-Platform OPC UA Functionality

Build any kind of HMI (human-machine interface) or SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition) system using Ignition's powerful offering of HMI/SCADA modules.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Inductive Automation

90 Blue Ravine Road

Folsom, CA 95630

UNITED STATES

Phone: (800) 266-7798

Contact: Sales Team

FEATURED ARTICLES

  • Municipal Water District Goes All-In With Ignition
    Municipal Water District Goes All-In With Ignition

    For a 24-hour-a-day, seven-day-a-week water and waste water management operation, having a supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system is a must. A SCADA system should make workers’ jobs easier, but if it’s not working properly, or it’s unable to keep up as the enterprise expands and upgrades its processes, it becomes a hassle to deal with.

  • Ignition Gets Data Flowing For Water District
    Ignition Gets Data Flowing For Water District

    Western Municipal Water District replaced their full SCADA system using Ignition.

  • Three Water Districts Transformed
    Three Water Districts Transformed

    Read how three water districts improved their facility operations using Inductive Automation software.

  • Ignition Gets It Done For Electric, Water, And Sewer
    Ignition Gets It Done For Electric, Water, And Sewer

    Clarksville Light & Water Co. (CLW) is a very progressive utility. New infrastructure, a fiber optic network, groundbreaking cybersecurity — these are just a few items CLW is using to improve services for its customers in Clarksville, Ark.

  • Water Agency Welcomes The Future With Ignition
    Water Agency Welcomes The Future With Ignition

    While many water/waste water facilities stick with outdated supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems, Aguas de Saltillo in Mexico is taking a different path and accelerating toward Industry 4.0 — and is seeing numerous benefits today.

  • Arkansas Utility Leverages Ignition To Work Better And Faster
    Arkansas Utility Leverages Ignition To Work Better And Faster

    City Corporation operates Russellville Water and Sewer System, providing service for nearly 30,000 residents in Russellville, Ark. When it was time for City Corp. to choose a new system for human-machine interface (HMI) and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA), it worked with system integrator Brown Engineers to come up with a solution.

  • Utility Deploys Ignition For SCADA And Much More
    Utility Deploys Ignition For SCADA And Much More

    People enjoy their water in Lynchburg, Virginia. The city of nearly 80,000 is next to the James River, which residents use for boating, swimming, and fishing. Meanwhile, the City of Lynchburg Department of Water Resources is hard at work providing water, waste water, and storm water service to the community. The department uses innovative technologies to improve its efficiency — including Ignition by Inductive Automation®. Ignition is an industrial application platform with tools for building solutions in human-machine interface (HMI) and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA).

WHITE PAPERS

  • Scalable SCADA: Deploying Ignition In Any Architecture
    Scalable SCADA: Deploying Ignition In Any Architecture

    The Internet continues to transform the way business is done, industries are in transition, new markets are opening, and consumer habits are shifting. Even if your architecture is working well now, is it scalable enough to adapt to unpredictable changes?

  • Smarter SCADA Alarming
    Smarter SCADA Alarming

    One afternoon at a waste water treatment facility, an alarm goes off when the water pressure gets too high in one of the tanks. The alarm is set at priority level 4, which means “critical,” but it doesn’t stand out because almost every other alarm at the facility is set at that level. Besides, the operator can’t acknowledge it right away because he’s dealing with several other alarms that went off a few minutes earlier – which he doesn’t yet realize are just “nuisance alarms.”

  • Making Your Old SCADA System New Again
    Making Your Old SCADA System New Again

    When it comes time to update, it's a prime opportunity to consider switching over to new software that offers improved functionality instead of dumping more money into just keeping your existing software up-to-date.

  • Four Ways Ignition SCADA Speeds Development
    Four Ways Ignition SCADA Speeds Development

    Have you ever been trapped in “development hell”? If you’ve been involved in developing software applications, you can probably relate to the feeling. Modern technologies offer many promising possibilities for your enterprise, but the actual process of development can feel endless and painful, especially for control engineers or other professionals who may not have extensive training in software development. In this white paper, learn about the development platform.

VIDEOS

  • Utility Deploys Ignition For SCADA And Much More: Video
    Utility Deploys Ignition For SCADA And Much More: Video

    People enjoy their water in Lynchburg, Virginia. The city of nearly 80,000 is next to the James River, which residents use for boating, swimming, and fishing. Meanwhile, the City of Lynchburg Department of Water Resources is hard at work providing water, waste water, and storm water service to the community

  • Arkansas Utility Leverages Ignition To Work Better And Faster: Video
    Arkansas Utility Leverages Ignition To Work Better And Faster: Video

    City Corporation operates Russellville Water and Sewer System, providing service for nearly 30,000 residents in Russellville, Ark. When it was time for City Corp. to choose a new system for human-machine interface (HMI) and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA), it worked with system integrator Brown Engineers to come up with a solution. Watch the video to learn more.

  • Municipal Water District Goes All-In With Ignition: Video
    Municipal Water District Goes All-In With Ignition: Video

    Watch St. Lucie West Services District transition to a full Ignition SCADA system and see the difference it's made one year later.

  • Ignition Gets It Done For Electric, Water, And Sewer: Video
    Ignition Gets It Done For Electric, Water, And Sewer: Video

    Clarksville Light & Water Co. (CLW) is a very progressive utility. New infrastructure, a fiber optic network, groundbreaking cybersecurity — these are just a few items CLW is using to improve services for its customers in Clarksville, Ark.

  • Ignition Saves City of Hot Springs Several Million Dollars: Video
    Ignition Saves City of Hot Springs Several Million Dollars: Video

    Brown Engineers' award-winning project saved the city of Hot Springs, Arkansas, millions.

  • The New SCADA | Industrial Automation Software: Video
    The New SCADA | Industrial Automation Software: Video

    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.

WEBINARS

  • Choosing The Best SCADA System
    Choosing The Best SCADA System

    Trimax Systems Inc. joins us on this webinar to share their expertise on how they used Ignition to create a SCADA system that perfectly fit the needs of the entire Western Municipal Water District.

  • Integrator Roundtable Discussion: Disrupt And Grow
    Integrator Roundtable Discussion: Disrupt And Grow

    Instead of approaching end users about their plant-floor and SCADA needs, integrators can take a wider look at the enterprise to find other opportunities for improvement, such as data issues between departments. Ignition by Inductive Automation® is the perfect software for this approach because it has the ability to build or connect just about anything. And in case after case, end users that start using Ignition gradually extend it throughout the enterprise, creating a steady stream of integration projects.

  • Affordably Refreshing Your Water District’s Process Control
    Affordably Refreshing Your Water District’s Process Control

    In this webinar, learn about two municipal water districts that upgraded to SCADA systems with unlimited clients, tags, and connections, in addition to deeply embedded cyber security.