Install PostgreSQL on Ubuntu 20.04 and connect Ignition to it

The basics of connecting Ignition 8 to PostgreSQL I used this page: https://www.postgresql.org/download/linux/ubuntu/ and ran the script to add the PostgreSQL apt repository so that I would be getting the latest version of PostgreSQL. # Create the file repository configuration: sudo sh -c ‘echo “deb http://apt.postgresql.org/pub/repos/apt $(lsb_release -cs)-pgdg main” > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/pgdg.list’ # Import the repository… Continue reading Install PostgreSQL on Ubuntu 20.04 and connect Ignition to it

Install MSSQL on Ubuntu Server 20.04

Microsoft SQL Server

Some customers and some applications require using Microsoft SQL server. Recently Microsoft have released MS SQL server for Linux. So this is my preffered method to run with MSSQL databases when required. Here are my notes to get a basic system up and running. Install your base ubuntu system as normal, select to install the… Continue reading Install MSSQL on Ubuntu Server 20.04

Installing Ignition in Ubuntu 20.04 Server

Installing Inductive Automations Ignition 8 in a headless Ubuntu 20.04 server. Since Ignition 8 it is really simple to install Ignition in a headless linux server environment. A java runtime is no longer needed as Ignition ships with its own built in correctly licensed java executable. There is just one gotcha, and that is downloading… Continue reading Installing Ignition in Ubuntu 20.04 Server