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Press Release: Cirrus Link Solutions Joins Eclipse Foundation

Cirrus Link Solutions, LLC announced today that it has joined the Eclipse Foundation, the platform for open collaboration and innovation.

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White Paper: Simply Connect Ignition to AWS Greengrass for Machine Learning

Check out how with the MQTT Transmission Module on Ignition enables clients to quickly connect operational data to AWS Greengrass for Machine Learning.

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 MQTT DemoLearn about MQTT & Ignition for IIoT

Check out Arlen Nipper’s MQTT demo video!  It covers the basics on MQTT modules, MQTT architectures and benefits of MQTT solutions.  Watch how with MQTT, Ignition self discovers over 50,000 tags and their meta data in seconds!

Check the MQTT Demo out here!





Cirrus Link Launches Vimeo Channel

Cirrus Link is excited to launch its new Vimeo channel.  The videos on the channel will contains how-to tutorials, MQTT information, product overviews and much more. 

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MQTT Security Best Practices

With the explosion in adoption of IIOT applications utilizing MQTT as the transport layer, it is critical to implement cyber security at the forefront of its enablement.  As with any other computer network, an IIOT application is only as secure as the weakest link in the infrastructure.  This white paper will discuss some of the best practices in implementing a secure MQTT infrastructure.


New MQTT Remote Management Module

The MQTT Remote Management Module enable the central management of the version control and updates to Ignition Edge MQTT and the MQTT Transmission Modules over an MQTT network. This solution is ideally suited for deployments of many edge devices across a large enterprise or geographical area.



New MQTT Distributor Plus 

Now available is the MQTT Distributer Plus!

  It increases the simultaneously connected MQTT Devices up from 50 to 250 from the standard MQTT Distributor.  It can run as a module on Ignition or in a standalone mode not requiring an Ignition license enabling it for most IIoT applications.


ARC Industry Forum 2018

See Arlen Nipper at the Inductive Automation Booth #30 in Orlando at the ARC Forum. Join him to learn how digitizing factories, cities, and infrastructure benefit technology end users and suppliers alike.  

When: February 12-15th

Where : Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld, Orlando FL


MQTT: Connecting to Remote PLCs

APQ Engineering Automates Smart Grain Solutions with Ignition & MQTT

The agriculture market in the US for food grains is approaching 10 billion dollars and the amount of technology to drive this revenue is requiring today’s farmers to modernize their operations. Companies enabling this change will lead in this evolution. This case study shows how the Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT) is applied to grain management by mobilizing data and transforming it into actionable information utilizing Cirrus Link MQTT technology with the Inductive Automation Ignition platform saving time and money.