Articles & News on IT/OT Convergence

How AI Uncovers ICS Vulnerabilities

  • by Eric Byres, Talha Siddiqui & Derek Kruszewski
  • May 9, 2022
  • Feature

Machine learning and natural language processing outdo manual database research for critical product matching. This feature originally appeared in Automation 2022: Cybersecurity & Connectivity Volume 2.

Case Study: Connecting Cloud-based Quality Control to the Edge

  • by Josh Eastburn
  • May 6, 2022
  • Case Study

Intrinsics Imaging’s AI-powered vision system uses edge I/O to integrate cloud analytics into process controls. This case study originally appeared in Automation 2022: Cybersecurity & Connectivity Volume 2.

Advantech, Hivecell Partnership Accelerates Edge-as-a-Service Solution for Scalable AIoT

  • May 3, 2022
  • News

This new collaboration shortens time-to-market for business-ready, edge-as-a-service solutions connecting legacy systems to the network edge and cloud.

GE Digital Proficy Cloud-Native Data Historian Available Via AWS Marketplace

  • April 21, 2022
  • News

GE Digital today announced the availability of the world’s first cloud-native operational data historian available in the AWS Marketplace, Proficy Historian for Cloud.

Building Data Security for Embedded Systems with ITTIA DB

  • April 19, 2022
  • News

ITTIA, a global leading provider of time series high-performance secure embedded data management software, ITTIA DB, announced its Security Development Lifecycle, SDL.

Rockwell Automation and Plex Systems Combine Events to Host ROKLive

  • April 14, 2022
  • News

This in-person event will bring together operations, maintenance, engineering and technology leaders to connect and learn about the industry’s latest innovations and solutions.

Saildrone Develops Next Generation Ocean Data Products with Siemens Xcelerator as a Service

  • April 11, 2022
  • News

Siemens Digital Industries Software announced that Saildrone has adopted Siemens’ Xcelerator portfolio, including cloud-enabled Xcelerator as a Service solution, enabling it to innovate faster and more collaboratively across the entire organization without the burden of a traditional IT infrastructure.

Helping IT Ensure OT Cybersecurity

  • by Jack Smith
  • April 5, 2022
  • Feature

Accenture’s 2022 OT Cybersecurity Summit discussed cyber threats and protections for industrial operational technology (OT) environments. One panel provided insight for IT professionals who might be new to industrial automation and control systems.

How Viable is Zero Trust for OT/IoT Networks? Is it a Journey or a Destination?

  • by Gary Kinghorn
  • March 10, 2022
  • Feature

In general, a Zero Trust mindset assumes that every device and user in the network is potentially compromised or a potential threat.

Simplifying Virtualization Without Sacrificing the Benefits

  • by Uttara Iyer
  • March 9, 2022
  • Feature

Fit-for-purpose hyperconverged infrastructure solutions deliver operations-ready virtualization with easy setup and maintenance, scalability and improved performance.