How-to Guides

Sending Ignition notifications to Telegram
How-to guide
15 Minute Read

Sending Ignition notifications to Telegram

This Technical Note contains all the information required to set up a connection between Ignition and Telegram to take advantage of the communication protocols available in Ignition to send notifications to an instant messenger application.

How-To: Flow KPI Projection
How-to guide
52 minutes

How-To: Flow KPI Projection

A bit of a cliché, “You don’t know where you are heading if you don’t know where you have been”. In this video you will understand how Flow uses Historical data to calculate a production run rate. Then project the results to the end of the week and help your team “see” where they are heading.

How-To: Additional data logging in Canary
How-to guide
45 minutes

How-To: Additional data logging in Canary

Utilise OPC UA, OPC DA, and MQTT as protocols to start logging your historical data.

How-To: The Power of Perspective: How to utilise breakpoints for responsive UI design
How-to guide
42 minutes

How-To: The Power of Perspective: How to utilise breakpoints for responsive UI design

Make sure your application functions and deliver the correct display layouts that will cater for any device and resolution.

How-To: How Flow connects to different Web API Sources
How-to guide
60 minutes

How-To: How Flow connects to different Web API Sources

One of the key components of Flow is to create a platform where silo’s of information can be connected to provide context to one another. Understand how you can get data from a web API into Flow in conjunction to typical process related data.

How-To: Get legacy historical data into your Canary Historian
How-to guide
40 minutes

How-To: Get legacy historical data into your Canary Historian

Utilise the power of the Canary web API to build your own collectors into the Canary Historian.

How-To: The Power of Perspective: How to integrate barcode scanning in your Perspective project
How-to guide
45 minutes

How-To: The Power of Perspective: How to integrate barcode scanning in your Perspective project

Learn how to make use of the multitude of peripherals your mobile device can offer. And really enhance your application, leveraging the camera, GPS, Accelerometer and more.

How-To: Aggregation Methods in Flow
How-to guide
58 minutes

How-To: Aggregation Methods in Flow

Understand the standard aggregation methods that Flow provides. Learn the importance of a boundary value, and custom aggregation methods.

How-To: Create seamless integration between Ignition SCADA and Canary Historian
How-to guide
49 minutes

How-To: Create seamless integration between Ignition SCADA and Canary Historian

In this session, you will learn how to historise all relevant process parameters in the Canary Time Series historian by a click of a button.

How-To: Create assets from your current PLC Standards in Ignition
How-to guide
58 minutes

How-To: Create assets from your current PLC Standards in Ignition

Learn how to connect to a PLC, browse your device standards, and create a UDT in Ignition. Use the power of parameters to mass instantiate your devices. And understand the different ways to mass generate devices.