Articles & News on Industrial Computers

Frost & Sullivan Report: Big Data technology driving proactive cybersecurity solutions

  • February 12, 2019
  • News

Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Envisioning the Next-Generation Cybersecurity Practices, presents an overview of cybersecurity in enterprises and analyzes the drivers and challenges to the adoption of best practices in cybersecurity.

The Case for Wireless Power Transfer

  • February 6, 2019
  • Feature

By Henry Boger, Independent Consultant Wireless power transfer eliminates the need for batteries and the replacement of batteries by a skilled technician who is required to go part way up a 100-foot distillation tower on the midnight shift.

HIMA announces partnership with genua to enhance automation security

  • February 5, 2019
  • News

The key aspects are secure remote maintenance of plants and machines, encrypted communications over the Internet, and monitoring of industry protocols at critical network interfaces.

Indegy announces integration of Cybersecurity Suite with IBM’s QRadar Security Intelligence Platfo

  • February 1, 2019
  • News

The integration between its Indegy Industrial Cybersecurity Suite and IBM’s QRadar Security Intelligence Platform i designed to bridge the visibility gap between enterprise information technology (IT) environments and industrial, operational technology (OT) environments.

Cybersecurity and Physical Safety

  • February 1, 2019
  • Feature

By Nick Boughton, Boulting Technology As entire systems have become electronic and software-based, safety and security must also be delivered digitally. This article explains how cybersecurity vulnerabilities can diminish physical safety

Industrial Internet Consortium to unite with OpenFog Consortium

  • January 31, 2019
  • News

The announcement brings OpenFog members into the IIC at a time when their complementary areas of technology are emerging in the mainstream. The first formal meeting of the unified organization will be held in Raleigh, N.C., from February 11-14.

Novotek announces partnership with PTC

  • January 30, 2019
  • News

The PTC partnership will extend Novotek’s Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technology offering and will help businesses in the UK’s manufacturing, food and beverage, utilities and energy sector improve their system effectiveness, efficiency and connectivity.

Rockwell Automation announces acquisition of Emulate3D

  • January 28, 2019
  • News

Emulate3D’s software enables customers to virtually test machine and system designs before incurring manufacturing and automation costs and committing to a final design.

LEC announces partnership with Option Cloudgate

  • January 25, 2019
  • News

iQ2 is LEC’s end-to-end IIoT platform solution that’s designed from an industrial automation engineering perspective to address individual needs and enable next-generation, cutting-edge IIoT platform technology

TOSIBOX helps Gröninger Cleaning Systems enable remote machine management

  • January 25, 2019
  • Case Study

Gröninger Cleaning Systems equipped its machinery in remote locations with TOSIBOX Locks, enabling remote control and maintenance. Behind each TOSIBOX Lock there are about 30 to 40 devices such as drives, PLCs, HMIs and control cabinets that are connected and directly accessible via a TOSIBOX Key.