Recognition for leadership in asset performance management and production optimization
The most recent alert released by the NSA and CISA has recommended immediate mitigations to increase the cyber defense posture of assets utilizing industrial control systems.
A unique challenge facing operators of industrial networks is the limited ability to update the operating systems (OS) in servers and workstations. In many cases, the OS can be upgraded only during a plant shutdown. In today’s industry, plant wide shutdowns for a variety of maintenance activities and upgrade projects might not take place any more often than every 5-10 years.
We would like to express our sincere condolences to the people living and working in the coastal regions of Texas and Louisiana who have been affected by Hurricane Harvey. This tragic situation has been described as unprecedented in scale and scope, adversely impacting the lives of many including our customers, partners, and employees.