Is Your Physical Network Infrastructure IoT Ready?
Physical network infrastructures tend to last 3x longer than manufacturing software. Make sure your infrastructure is prepared for the technology changes of tomorrow.
ODVA Optimisation of Energy Usage
In this White Paper, ODVA explain their vision of energy management in the Industrial ecosystem moving from awareness through efficient consumption and into results based transaction
EtherNet/IP for Process Control
Instrumentation can capture and report unprecedented volumes of variables. The challenge lies in unifying the data flow from instrumentation with other devices in process applications, such as drives, controllers and operator workstations
Simplifying Remote Asset Management with IP
To better monitor and operate remote assets, many managers are migrating toward IP tools, devices and services. This move is driving down the cost and complexity of monitoring assets, while increasing critical data flows and improving cyber security.
Security-Waking up to Mayhem and Murphy
Security gets a lot of airplay these days because of the potential for damage that can result from intentional acts. Analyze your plant threats by breaking it down by location and motives and then suspects and the approach to remedy.
ODVA Optimization of Process Integration
OPI enables a unified communication solution that can be ultimately comprised of standard unmodified Ethernet and Internet technologies using EtherNet/IP in combination with an IP-oriented network architecture
Paper on the Optimization of Process Integration
An approach that is convergent, compatible, scalable and open for users and their suppliers which will simplify the exchange of configuration, diagnostic and production data between field devices and higher-level systems
Water and wastewater SCADA cybersecurity
Industry best practices for converged networks applied in the Water/Waste Water Industry. Applying VLANs and VPNs to ensure scalability and security