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Networking and Security

Courtesy: Integration Objects
Other Networks April 1, 2020

OPC Server for SNMP by Integration Objects

Integration Objects’ OPC Server for SNMP offers a full monitoring of simple network management protocol- (SNMP) enabled devices from OPC client applications such as historians, human-machine interfaces (HMIs), supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) or distributed control systems (DCSs).

By Integration Objects
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media
Cybersecurity March 6, 2020

Understanding ransomware attacks and the people behind it

Ransomware and cyber attacks are increasing against manufacturers. Some are trying to understand more about the people behind them and their motives, which are not always clear.

By Gregory Hale
Courtesy of: National Institute of Standards and Technology
Cybersecurity May 29, 2020

Public input requested on use of GPS for cybersecurity risk management

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) plans guidance to strengthen cybersecurity of related tech, in response to White House order.

By National Institute of Standards and Technology
Courtesy of: FDT Group
Ethernet May 30, 2020

IIoT-based industrial protocol upgrade to support process, factory automation industries

FDT Group and ODVA are partnering together for FDT’s 3.0 architecture solution by incorporating FDT IIoT Server (FITS), to the common industrial protocol (CIP).

By FDT Group
Courtesy of: MultiTech Systems
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 May 13, 2020

Rugged smart wireless devices improve plant efficiency, smart cities

Get smarter: Industrial plants, smart cities leverage newest protocols, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) wireless gateways and sensors to increase safety and improve efficiency, communications.

By Neil Carey
Courtesy: Wood
Remote Monitoring May 28, 2020

Control your move to remote operations

Successful companies manage change in an open environment by understanding the structure of the operations team, the contributions of the staff and the systems required to support them across all modes of operation.

By Bridget Fitzpatrick
Courtesy: Opto 22
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 April 7, 2020

An overview of industrial IoT, from edge to cloud

Next generation distributed I/O brings users one step closer to seamless connectivity

By Josh Eastburn