Everyone's looking for shortcuts. It's a primary preoccupation of modern life and a cornerstone of business and industry. Part of always doing more with less, of course, includes moving production data faster and more efficiently from process applications, field equipment and plant-floors up to decision-makers and enterprise levels. In the past, this required running data from sensors, instruments, transmitters and I/O modules through dedicated components, controls and networks that—even though they've evolved from using point-to-point hardwiring to fieldbuses and Ethernet—are showing up as increasingly inflexible. Some process users and system integrators…Full Story
Why and how to secure industrial control and safety systems at every conduit.