IGNITION - The New SCADA for Remote View (IIoT)

SCADA is the acronym given for Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition. It is a control system architecture that uses a computer software (called a SCADA Package) networked data communications and an interactive GUI for high level process supervisory management. It also uses other automation hardware such as PLC’s (Programmable Logic Controllers), Discrete PID systems that controls plant’s hardware machinery. Coming to the Industry4.0 IIoT is the next revolution in Industrial Automation to make process and plant data available on the cloud. Inductive Automation’s IGNITION SCADA package is an all in one low cost solution for medium and large scale automation systems. IGNITION offers Real time Control & Analytics, Rapid Development tools and additional module components along with this it has inbuilt Cross platform JAVA based IIoT system for remote SCADA control. The main advantage of using IGNITION is that it supports cross platform deployment as the SCADA screen runs on the browser window adding to a whole new world of possibilities.