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Securing an Industrial Network vs. IT Networks

2019-07-10T13:26:17+00:00July 10th, 2019|Industrial Network Security|

Securing an Industrial Network vs. IT Networks Recently I attended the Belden Industrial Ethernet Infrastructure Design Seminar and participated in an excellent session by Mark Cooksley, product manager for network management in Belden’s Hirschmann brand, called 'Introduction to Network Security'. It did a great job of explaining why Industrial Control Systems (ICS) are easy to [...]

ICS Security: How Your IT Dept. Can Help

2019-07-10T13:22:48+00:00July 10th, 2019|Industrial Network Security|

ICS Security: How Your IT Dept. Can Help There’s no escaping the push to secure industrial applications. The end of support for Microsoft’s Windows XP operating system is just the latest situation that contributes to the need to make sure that industrial networks have cybersecurity measures in place. The challenge is how to go [...]

IT-OT Convergence Means Greater Resources for Both

2019-07-10T13:15:35+00:00July 10th, 2019|Industrial Network Security|

IT-OT Convergence Means Greater Resources for Both Many of us are familiar with the infamous video of the hacking at the Ukrainian power station in December 2015 that caused a blackout impacting a quarter million people in the area. As the hackers remotely took control of their workstations, the plant systems operators could do [...]

IT OT Convergence – Working Together for Better Industrial Networking

2019-07-10T13:11:54+00:00July 10th, 2019|Industrial Network Security|

IT OT Convergence - Working Together for Better Industrial Networking Editor’s Note: This article was contributed by Mark Wylie, a Belden manager with many years of experience working in both the controls and IT domains. He is responsible for our Industrial Ethernet Infrastructure and Certified Industrial Network programs. If you are a controls or process engineer [...]

IT-OT Convergence and Conflict: Who Owns ICS Security?

2019-07-10T13:10:43+00:00July 10th, 2019|Industrial Network Security|

IT-OT Convergence and Conflict: Who Owns ICS Security? Who’s responsible for industrial cybersecurity in your organization? Whether it’s Information Technology (IT) or cross-functional ICS operations and process control group – often labelled Operations Technology (OT) – they likely have incompatible approaches to resolving cybersecurity risk. To both secure ICS and reap the productivity benefits of IT-OT [...]

The ADX Engineer Can Bring Your IT and OT Departments Together

2019-07-10T13:04:23+00:00July 10th, 2019|Industrial Network Security|

The ADX Engineer Can Bring Your IT and OT Departments Together For decades, the office environment had been on an Ethernet network, the factory floor had operated independently on Fieldbus, and each was happily separate in their operations and needed little contact with one another. Now, with the proliferation of Ethernet on the industrial side and [...]

Certified Hischmann Training

2019-04-08T05:59:28+00:00March 29th, 2019|News|

To use technology is to master technology. Efficient problem-free running of your network applications is based on your employees’ skills and knowledge.We can help you to build up or deepen this knowledge - and subsequently put the theory into practice.Our trainers are highly qualified network specialists, with daily experience of real world Industrial [...]

Maximize Network Performance, Lower Lifecycle Costs

2019-02-27T08:34:56+00:00February 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Maximize Network Performance, Lower Lifecycle Costs Standard Line of Rail Switches from Hirschmann Increases Performance in Harsh Industrial Settings While Lowering Lifecycle Costs Belden Inc. has released its new SPIDER III PoE Standard Line of entry-level rail switches. Highly flexible and configurable, these switches are built on Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+), [...]

Advanced Security for Industrial Networks

2019-02-27T06:38:28+00:00February 27th, 2019|News|

Advanced Security for Industrial Networks Today’s OT network operators face numerous challenges for planning and implementing a comprehensive network security strategy in industrial settings. These challenges put industrial plants and applications at risk because they lead to degraded visibility into the activities throughout the network and threaten compliance with mandatory standards and regulations. [...]

Belden Optimizes Total Power Supply Budget with Upgraded Managed IP67 PoE Switches

2019-01-07T08:13:46+00:00January 7th, 2019|News|

Belden Optimizes Total Power Supply Budget with Upgraded Managed IP67 PoE Switches Hirschmann’s OCTOPUS OS24/34, Enhanced with 120-Watt PoE, Offers Twice the Power to More Connected Devices Within Harsh, Condensed Operating Spaces Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, released today its upgraded OCTOPUS OS24/34 Managed PoE Switches. Now with [...]

Belden Offers Faster, More Reliable Data Transfer with Layer 3 Backbone Switches

2019-01-15T05:34:01+00:00January 7th, 2019|News|

Belden Offers Faster, More Reliable Data Transfer with Layer 3 Backbone Switches New, Technically Advanced Architecture Delivers Superior Bandwidth and Network PerformanceSBelden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, has released a new version of its Hirschmann brand Layer 3 backbone switches – the DRAGON MACH4000/MACH4500 Series. These next generation devices [...]