The Great Kanduski: Best Practices in Industrial Networking
Who do you go to when you've got an industrial networking problem that you can't solve on your own?
How far should we go in adopting IT type rules for the management of cybersecurity on control systems. Will treating a control system as just another set of PCC's (from the IT perspective) cause more problems?
Belden's 2012 Industrial Ethernet Infrastructure Design Seminar held in Wheeling, IL, had a record attendance of 150 engineers, system integrators and partners. The seminar included lectures and hands-on workshops on Ethernet cabling, industrial Ethernet infrastructure and much more.
At ARC Advisory Group's recent tenth India forum, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) participated showcasing the company's advanced manufacturing IT offerings and showing how innovative technologies can help transform industry and infrastructure.
Bring your own device (BYOD) has become a huge trend at the workplace, especially when corporations want to take advantage of the increases in work productivity this brings. Workers that use their own mobile devices at work - to do work - tend to be a lot more efficient.
Turf battles and finger-pointing have caused many conflicts between control engineers and IT staff. In this issue of Industrial Networking, Executive Editor Jim Montague explores new strategies and tools that can foster cooperation to help keep network neighborhoods cool.
According to a security researcher from security startup Cylance, industrial Ethernet switches and other devices produced by industrial networking equipment manufacturer RuggedCom contain a vulnerability that could be exploited to compromise SSL-based communications between them and their users.
MarketsandMarkets recently performed a market research report titled "Industrial Wireless Sensor Networks (IWSN) Market - Global Forecast & Analysis (2012 - 2017): By Technology, Components, Applications, Geography." This report determined that the industrial wireless sensor network market is forecasted to reach $3.795 B by 2017.
Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, is launching a series of workshops to help companies design, secure and implement industrial Ethernet infrastructure based on today's proven results.
The benefits of cloud storage are unquestionable in commercial and personal applications, but does it make sense on the plant floor? In this issue of Industrial Networking, Senior Technical Editor Dan Hebert explores how third-party storage is being developed for manufacturing, and whether the controls and safeguards are convincing enough...