Tag: <span>IT</span>
Cybersecurity December 27, 2023

Navigating cybersecurity challenges in plant floor digitization

More devices are connected to the internet than ever, which increases their security risk. Developing a robust cybersecurity plan based on established principles can help mitigate some concerns.

By Scott Dowell
Cybersecurity December 11, 2022

Removing IT/OT barriers to ensure plant floor safety, operational integrity

Securing industrial control systems (ICS) differs from protecting enterprise networking and information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) teams must work toward alignment as cybersecurity threats rise.

By Dino Busalachi
Courtesy: Cincinnati Incorporated/Steve Rourke, CFE Media and Technology
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 August 22, 2022

How manufacturing departments benefit from smart factory applications

Smart factory applications are ways to apply smart factory solutions and can look different depending on the circumstance.

By Trent Maw
Courtesy: Trekkor
Cybersecurity December 18, 2021

Bridging the IT and OT gap for a power service company

A power service company and system integrator collaborated to merge information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) to create a secure platform for the power service company’s operations in Chile.

By Carmen Moreno
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 September 13, 2021

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles Sept. 6-12, 2021

Articles about the engineering leaders under 40, how to vitalize digital transformation, building secure energy and power grids for the future, and more were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from Sept. 6-12, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay
Cybersecurity May 21, 2021

Cybersecurity for food and beverage operational technology (OT) environments

It's critical to realize the importance of cybersecurity in food and beverage manufacturing, an infrastructure that is often over looked.

By Velta Technology
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 November 9, 2019

Make the IT/OT data connection

From raw materials to finished goods, the data flowing between the information/operations technology (IT/OT) system layer is key to increased efficiency, quality and agility.

By Tim Gellner
DCS, SCADA, Controllers August 7, 2019

Next-generation control room technologies

Technology and demographics are changing control room design as companies try to lower risk and create appealing environments visually and operationally for the next generation of operators. See eight tips for control room design.

By Matko Papic
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 July 30, 2019

Making things work as part of the IIoT

Sensors are on the front line of the data gathering process, which is vital for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

By Suzanne Gill
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance June 6, 2019

Overcoming predictive maintenance obstacles

There are several key barriers to the implementation of predictive maintenance technologies, but they can be alleviated.

By Jos Martin