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 [...]

Network Security – Design Patterns for Increased Security in Industrial Networks

2018-05-29T05:33:02+00:00May 14th, 2018|Industrial Network Security|

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 [...]

Map a Clear Security Strategy

2018-04-18T09:42:21+00:00April 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 [...]

Explore New Features of HiOS 7.0

2018-03-12T08:30:56+00:00January 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 [...]

Power over Ethernet (PoE) Injector

2018-03-12T08:31:53+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Industrial Network Security, Industrial Network Solutions|

PoE Injectors: Easy, Cost-Effective Way to Add Power PoE Injectors can satisfy the growing power demands of energy-hungry devices in applications like physical security, transportation and automation – all in one device. High-efficiency, low-waste power Plug-and-play installation Up to 240W of power from 8 ports For new or retrofit applications in need of maximum [...]

Modular Embedded Computer-UNO-2484G

2018-03-12T08:53:35+00:00April 6th, 2017|Industrial Network Security, Industrial Network Solutions|

We’re glad to announce that our new Powerful yet Compact Modular Embedded Computer-UNO-2484G will be launching next month! Designed to deliver high-performance computing and maximum flexibility for industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications, the UNO-2484G is a highly ruggedized next-generation UNO platform equipped with the latest Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 processor and 8 GB of DDR4 memory. The [...]