Recommended antivirus software and best practices for Ignition


Need information about using antivirus software on Ignition machines. Ignition gateway is installed on Windows server 2012 R2 and clients are installed on windows 10. MS SQL 2016 database is installed on the gateway machine itself.

  1. Kindly share your experience on best suitable antivirus software for Ignition software from performance considerations and best practices followed? I read on the forum some users have used AVG, Kaspersky.

  2. What exceptions in the antivirus software to be made to avoid antivirus interfere with the gateway, client activities, ports, SSL, etc. Thanks.