Resources for Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0

Targeted ICS Ransomware in Manufacturing: Be Prepared

  • Webinar

This webinar, by leaders in OT cybersecurity, provides an in-depth exploration of the threat landscape for industrial / OT automation in manufacturing. Join us to understand today's and tomorrow's threats and to explore robust, practical responses to this evolving threat environment.

6th Annual State of Smart Manufacturing Report

  • White Paper

Participants in a recent global survey of nearly 300 manufacturers recognized the importance of smart manufacturing for agile decision making, process automation and greater efficiency. This study from Plex Systems, in collaboration with Hanover Research, explores how manufacturers can use technology to address today’s challenges and take advantage of long-term opportunities.

2020 Industrial Automation Salary Survey

  • White Paper

Conducted in Fall 2020, the Automation.com 2020 salary survey reflects the early effects of pandemic-related economic upheavals for engineering, business and technical professionals in manufacturing and industry.

AUTOMATION 2021: IIoT & Industry 4.0

  • Ebook Automation 2020

Industry 4.0 is getting real, and technology is moving fast to support new applications that include the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). You’ll find the latest tools and techniques in this edition of AUTOMATION 2021. Discover how new value is being created by fusing OT field data with new digital technologies including the cloud, artificial intelligence, and digital twins.

Webinar: Deploy Flexible Cloud-based Automation Solutions, Fast and Easy

  • Webinar

In this webcast, you will hear from SOAP Engineering, who will illustrate how they have developed a hosted service on the ICONICS Suite that allows for rapid deployment to oil and gas customers.

Actions from Insights: Making the Most of Data in Manufacturing

  • White Paper

This special report from Smart Industry features expert perspective from OSIsoft principals and partners on a range of topics in the world of digital manufacturing—from smart strategies to evolving processes to operating your plant as an innovation hub.

URGENT11 and CDPwn - One Year Later: Unpatched, Unprepared, Unprotected

  • Webinar

Join Ben Seri, VP of Research, and Chris Dobrec, VP, Product Marketing at Armis, as they share new information and levels of exposure, demonstrate how these devices can be exploited, and how you can mitigate risk for your organization.

Information Technology and Operations Technology: Beyond Convergence

  • White Paper

The whitepaper outlines why organizations need to move beyond IT/OT convergence to ensure full integration—for enterprise security.

Automation 2020: IIoT and Industry 4.0

  • Ebook Automation 2020

In this edition of AUTOMATION 2020, you’ll discover how to leverage standardized IIoT ecosystems, as well as how to design fault tolerant IIoT. You’ll learn how dynamic digital twins can be even more beneficial than static digital twins, and discover how smart instruments feed data analytics.

Webinar: From the Office to the Field--Cybersecurity Effectiveness for IT and OT

  • Webinar

Industrial organizations manage expensive and sophisticated equipment at their plants–and the systems that run the machinery are increasingly being connected to the internet. The cybersecurity implications of this trend are substantial, including possible threats to physical safety, and in some cases, national security.