Resources for Standards

Real-Time Data: Unified Environment Enables Multi-purpose Digital Twins·

  • Ebook

Whether you are in the process or discrete industry, a vendor or end-user, FDT empowers the business and operational workforce with a unified environment offering data-driven business models enabling IIoT and Industry 4.0 applications.

Webinar: Integrated Safety Lifecycle- Reduce Costs and Get Actionable Insights to Improve Process Safety

  • Webinar

Discover in this on-demand webinar how Honeywell’s Process Safety Suite lets you save money while complying with the ISA/IEC-61511 standards.

OT Cybersecurity: Leveraging ISA 62443-3-2 for IACS Risk Assessment

  • White Paper

The ISA Global Cybersecurity Alliance explains Security Risk Assessment for Design in a new whitepaper.

FDT Mobility Secures Open Automation in the Age of Industry 4.0

  • White Paper

How FDT 3.0-based solutions help industrial personnel work smarter, faster, safer and more effectively.

OPC UA Users and Experts: Conveying Knowledge and Experience

  • Ebook

The OPC Foundation and Automation.com come together to bring you this informative ebook series to highlight the benefits and the potential of the OPC UA technology for end users, system integrators, operators in the world of industrial IoT. This first volume covers a series of interviews with experts, market leaders and think tanks in communication, automation and industrial IT.

Automation 2020: Control Systems

  • Ebook

In this edition of AUTOMATION 2020, you’ll learn about the promise and reality of control systems that combine such new technologies with the robustness, security, and sophistication needed for industrial applications.

Bill Lydon's Automation & Control Trends Report 2020-2021

  • Ebook

Bill Lydon's Automation & Control Trends Report 2020-2021 reports on ten trends shaping the automation, control and instrumentation, and provides lists of related articles for each trend. This annual report is from Automation.com, a subsidiary of ISA--The International Society of Automation.  

Automation 2020: Industrial Cybersecurity

  • Ebook

In this edition of AUTOMATION 2020 from Automation.com, find out how to bolster business resiliency in the face of cyberthreats, how to protect against threats to industrial control systems, the latest on USB port intrusion threats, the next big step in EtherNet/ IP security, and more.

Extending Connectivity to the Bottom of the Ocean

  • White Paper

If you have a ControlLogix PLC being used as the MCS, how can you make use of the OPC UA MDIS spec and bypass the old Modbus integration to the DCS? Softing has developed an OPC UA MDIS compliant server module that inserts into the ControlLogix chassis and creates the OPC UA provides a framework that can be used to represent field devices, for example. 

Open Industry 4.0 Alliance Technical Solution Design Principles

  • White Paper

This white paper is focused on helping readers understand in detail the Open Industry 4.0 solution reference architecture framework for interoperability. It provides a dive deep into key design principles of its members defined and supported end to end solutions