Automation leaders from around the world are leading the way in defining consensus approaches to securing manufacturing and control systems. You are invited to contribute to that effort by reviewing the work of the committee.
The author explains a strategy for measuring and improving automation system performance for the ultimate goalthe bottom line, and provides case studies of how such a strategy was implemented in three process manufacturing organizations.
The U.S. government needs a better handle on the cyber security risk, particularly to Internet-powered SCADA systems that control such critical infrastructure as dams, electricity grids and water and sewer systems.
Infrared Solutions to be acquired by electronics manufacturer Fluke Electronics. The transaction is expected to close during the fourth quarter of 2005, following satisfaction of certain customary closing conditions.
Falconeer Technologies has joined forces with Intergraph Process, Power & Marine to create an interface between engineering data in SmartPlant P&ID and process information used by Falconeer IV Process Performance Solution.
At the Honeywell User Group (HUG) in June, Peter Zornio announced that Honeywells new controller series had passed the BCIT (British Columbia Institute of Technology) cybersecurity testing, saying that it had been the only one with a passing grade.