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Risk Assessment: First Step to Securing an OT Environment

Risk Assessment: First Step to Securing an OT Environment


Developing a cybersecurity strategy begins with understanding the current situation, including existing risks.

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Keeping Up With the Times: Time-sensitive, Networked Factories for Consumer Electronics Production

Keeping Up With the Times: Time-sensitive, Networked Factories for Consumer Electronics Production


 Consumer electronics manufacturing is a fast-paced industry. To maintain and enhance their competitive edge, companies in this sector need to regularly adopt innovative technologies in their plants and their products to meet ever-evolving market demands. Currently, this means adopting smart, interconnected manufacturing approaches to create highly responsive and productive factories. To achieve such infrastructure, businesses should invest in the right industrial communications technology.

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Choosing the Right Computer for Forklift and Fleet Management

Choosing the Right Computer for Forklift and Fleet Management


Improve operational efficiencies with Winmate's rugged vehicle-mounted computers engineered for in-vehicle applications.

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Risk Assessment: First Step to Securing an OT Environment

Developing a cybersecurity strategy begins with understanding the current situation, including existing risks.

Keeping Up With the Times: Time-sensitive, Networked Factories for Consumer Electronics Production

 Consumer electronics manufacturing is a fast-paced industry. To maintain and enhance their competitive edge, companies in this sector need to regularly adopt innovative technologies in their plants and their products to meet ever-evolving market demands. Currently, this means adopting smart, interconnected manufacturing approaches to create highly responsive and productive factories. To achieve such infrastructure, businesses should invest in the right industrial communications technology.

Choosing the Right Computer for Forklift and Fleet Management

Improve operational efficiencies with Winmate's rugged vehicle-mounted computers engineered for in-vehicle applications.

New Survey Finds Most Industrial Organizations Are Inadequately Prepared for an OT Cybersecurity Attack

Survey results to be discussed at PAS OptICS 2020 conference along with more than two dozen sessions featuring industry executives, experts, and practitioners.

Honeywell Teams Up With Microsoft to Reshape the Industrial Workplace

Honeywell to leverage Microsoft Azure cloud platform and connect Microsoft Dynamics 365 to Honeywell Forge, enabling predictive maintenance applications with closed-loop maintenance workflows in the buildings industry.

Cybersecurity and Safety: Increasing Risks and Escalating Impacts

The truth is cyber-attacks with dire consequences no longer live merely in film or the digital realm for that matter. They’ve transcended into the physical world with real, tangible impacts.

ABB and IBM to Bolster Cybersecurity for Industrial Operations

ABB process control systems can connect with IBM security platform for digital threat visibility.

Rockwell Automation Opens Registration for the 29th Automation Fair At Home: A New, Primarily Virtual Experience

The event features keynote speakers, a product & technology showcase, virtual tours and hands-on training opportunities.

Industrial Automation in the Maker Era: Raspberry Pi Industrial Edge Platform

Sfera Labs has a vision to provide innovative technology bridging the best of the Maker World with the industrial automation market with the introduction of the Iono Pi Max.

Majority of Industrial Enterprises Face Increase in Cyber Threats Since Covid-19 Pandemic Began

New global report from Claroty shows the importance of IT and OT interconnectivity in order to advance digital initiatives and thrive in a post-pandemic future.

What IT Needs to Know About OT/IoT Security Threats in 2020

"As head of the security research team at Nozomi Networks Labs, today I’m proud to introduce our review of the OT/IoT threat landscape for the first half of 2020 (1H). During this time, our team saw an increase in threats to OT and IoT networks, especially IoT botnet, ransomware and COVID-19-themed attacks." -Alessandro Di Pinto, security research manager with Nozomi Networks.

CPLANE.ai and ExxonMobil Publish Results of Their Digital Infrastructure Orchestration Pilot

CPLANE.ai and ExxonMobil have published the results and findings of their digital infrastructure orchestration pilot. As IT/OT Convergence and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) adoption accelerates, new system management challenges must be addressed.

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Reading this handbook will help you prevent problems and instead optimize air/gas flow meters to operate safely and effectively for the long haul with minimum cost.

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Download the new Process Safety ebook and stay informed on safety best practices for improving OT cybersecurity; implementing and managing a safety instrumented system; and more. 

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