Web service is a form of service oriented architecture (SOA), intended to enable developers to create components that can be assembled and deployed in a distributed and heterogeneous environment. Ignition uses this technology to communicate with other systems. The following sections provide a brief introduction to the technologies used that make up web services.
Web service technologies:
In the Ignition designer you can see MES Module Help while clicking on Help tab. Launching the MES user manual in a web browser is possible through this. This will be disabled if there exist only the Web Services module and no other module is installed.