Network Security – Design Patterns for Increased Security in Industrial Networks

2018-05-14T07:31:22+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Network security design patterns Taking security into account during the initial phase of network design is an important step towards creating a more secure industrial control system. However, issues such as exposed services must also be incorporated as a matter of principle, e.g., by enforcing best practices such as the implementation of firewalls and [...]

A Guide to Industrial Standards, Certifications and Approvals

2018-04-18T12:14:07+00:00 April 24th, 2018|News|

Every industry adheres to a set of standards. These standards ensure that industrial products are manufactured consistently and interact seamlessly. For example, standards are responsible for our ability to make calls and access information on our mobile phones and that our televisions can receive and interpret broadcast signals. The truth is, there are [...]

New Product launch – DRAGON PTN with HiProvision

2018-04-18T09:47:00+00:00 April 17th, 2018|News|

MPLS-TP Product Family with Network Provisioning System Key Features • MPLS-TP technology delivers dedicated bandwidth for different services and 50ms protection switching • HiProvision software for easy configuration and management of large transmission networks • Industrial HiVision integration for backbone and access network • Variety of interface modules and port types to ensure [...]

Enabling Industry 4.0 with Advantech

2018-04-18T09:46:17+00:00 April 13th, 2018|News|

Advantech provides a comprehensive solution and service to realize industry 4.0. As a global leader, we challenge ourselves to achieve more for the continent of Africa. For more information, contact Fons de Leeuw, Profitek, +27 (0)12 345 6544,,

Map a Clear Security Strategy

2018-04-18T09:42:21+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Industrial Network Security|

Protecting data, devices and personnel has never been more critical. The new Industrial Cyber Security line card helps you implement the devices and software that protect any automation network in any industrial setting. Includes a reference architecture Describes core security product portfolio Provides a security action continuum Your industrial infrastructure faces new threats [...]

Rail and Wireless: Meeting Great Expectations

2018-04-18T09:43:26+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Industrial Ethernet Switches|

Industrial networks in the railway industry need to balance the needs of passengers and rail operators. Critical concerns include high levels of reliability, safety and comfort. In this recent white paper, you’ll learn: Trends driving the need for wireless Standards and challenges What success looks like Fast, convenient, safe and reliable transportation is [...]

Working efficiency with the new Ultimate PC Panel

2018-04-18T09:48:12+00:00 March 30th, 2018|News|

Advantech's new ultra-slim low power fan-less touch panel PCs in a range of size from 6.5”, 10.4”, 12.1",15" to 21.5" use Intel® Celeron processor and have an easy to read diagnostics display. With true flat IP65 certified front panel features dual GbE LAN for redundancy, two serial ports, and three USB ports to make [...]

PWS-472 – Industrial-Grade Handheld Terminal

2018-03-12T08:19:35+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Industrial Network Solutions|

5" Industrial-Grade Handheld Terminal with ARM® Cortex™-A53 Quad-Core Processor PWS-472 is an industrial-grade handheld terminal equipped with an ARM® Cortex™-A53, quad-core, 1.3 GHz processor and a 5" HD (1280 x 720) capacitive touchscreen. The inclusion of Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n), Bluetooth, GPS, and WWAN communication technologies ensures high connectivity, while the 1D/2D barcode scanner and [...]

Take back your rack with Zero U KVM

2018-03-12T08:24:17+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Industrial Network Solutions|

Take back your rack with Zero U KVM Zero U form factor, IP-based, KVM extender/matrix for video, audio and USB The ADDERLink INFINITY 100T (ALIF100T) is a Zero U, high performance, IP-based KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse) transmitter that enables the use of standard IT infrastructure to extend computers away from the user environment. Zero [...]

Network Monitoring You Depend On, Made Even Better

2018-03-12T08:26:18+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Industrial Network Solutions|

Network Monitoring You Depend On, Made Even Better Industrial HiVision is a proven network management solution that saves you time, reduces errors and provides a snapshot of network health. Now, its newest capabilities help you manage your system more efficiently. Free, unlimited-use software download to try-before-you-buy Fault histories via a new, graphical format Support [...]

New LioN-Power Portfolio Increases Flexibility

2018-03-12T08:27:30+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Industrial Network Solutions|

New LioN-Power Portfolio Increases Flexibility Enjoy more options to meet your specific needs with this enhanced portfolio. Universal digital I/O modules, as well as holistic solutions through new IO-Link system devices, are now available. New offerings in the LioN-Power portfolio include: LioN-Power DCU1, 16 DIO 16DIO version of LioN-Power multi-protocol I/O modules LioN-Power IO-Link [...]

Explore New Features of HiOS 7.0

2018-03-12T08:30:56+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Industrial Network Security, Industrial Network Solutions|

Stay Current with Changing Network Demands Technologies change quickly and so do industrial network infrastructure needs. A product you implemented in the past may have suited the requirements at that time, but today’s needs may be different. Hirschmann provides free software upgrades, ensuring that any installed device is as state-of-the-art today as when it [...]