Articles & News on Connectivity & Cybersecurity

PI North America Launches PROFIBUS Online Training Course

  • News

PI North America, the non-profit member-supported organization for PROFIBUS, PROFINET, IO-Link, and omlox technologies in North America, is excited to launch a brand new PROFIBUS Online Training Course.

ODVA Updates Terminology in Specifications to Help Create a More Inclusive Industry

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ODVA announces that the April 2021 publication of the DeviceNet and ControlNet Specifications have replaced the usage of the words “master” and “slave” within ODVA references.

Ewing-Foley Partners With Softing to Expand IT Network Technology Support to Northwest U.S. Customer Base

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Ewing-Foley, Inc. (EFI), a manufacturers’ representative firm that provides complete sales and marketing services to the datacom and networking industry, has announced its partnership with Softing Inc., an industry leader in industrial communications technology.

Profinet International Conducts First Virtual PI Konferenz

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The four-day conference program included around 70 lectures, 8 workshops, and almost 80 experts from a range of companies.

New Research Identifies 16 Industries Key to Restoring US Manufacturing Competitiveness and National Resilience

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The McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) argues that the United States has a now-or-never moment to revitalize its industrial base and regain capabilities and market share—an effort that would simultaneously give the US economy greater momentum over the long term. The research takes a micro, activity-level view and finds that revitalizing growth and competitiveness in 16 key manufacturing industries could boost annual GDP by more than 15%.

Hannover Messe Shows the Future of Industry and the Tradeshow Business

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Year after year, Hannover Messe is the showcase for industry and a catalyst for future topics such as AI, sustainable production and 5G. As a purely digital event, this year's HANNOVER MESSE served two roles: it revealed not only the future of industry, but also demonstrated what tradeshows will look like going forward.

Cring Ransomware Infects Industrial Targets Through Vulnerability in VPN Servers

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In early 2021, threat actors conducted a series of attacks using the Cring ransomware. These attacks were mentioned by Swisscom CSIRT, but it remained unclear how the ransomware infects an organization’s network. An incident investigation conducted by Kaspersky ICS CERT experts at one of the attacked enterprises revealed that attacks by Cring ransomware exploit a vulnerability in VPN servers.

Harting Offers Innovative Solution Portfolio for Industrial Automation, Energy Infrastructure, E-mobility and Railways

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The HARTING Technology Group continues to offer its customers a comprehensive and innovative solution portfolio for the industrial automation, energy infrastructure, e-mobility and railway sectors also in 2021.

Connectivity+: Powerful Connectivity of the Future

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HARTING is featuring numerous innovative solutions and products at Hannover Messe digital Edition.

The Benefits of Digital Deployment of HART Instruments

  • by James Powell
  • Feature

When instruments are connected to HART smart cards, the end-user has three key benefits.