Software & IT

Endress+Hauser establishes new internet security standard

30 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Endress+Hauser Australia Pty Ltd

IETF recommends the SmartBlue CPace protocol for password-protected access to instruments.


MDT Autosave Vault

27 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

Vault, by MDT Autosave, is a plug-and-play device for secure storage and version management.


ABB to leverage digitalisation in project execution

23 October, 2020 | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

New project execution method aims to lower costs and increase value of capital projects in the energy sector.


Schneider Electric launches digital load management system

23 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric has launched a connected system that aims to digitally integrate multifunction motor starters into machine control panels.


FutureOn secures investment from Bentley

20 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Bentley Systems Pty Ltd

Norwegian software company gains commitment from global infrastructure software developer to advance digital twin solutions for the oil and gas industry.


ABB Ability Liquid Routing Library

19 October, 2020 | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

Process automation technology provides users with optimal routing and CIP to increase efficiency and reduce costs.


ABB and IBM to bolster cybersecurity for industrial operations

16 October, 2020 | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

ABB process control systems can now connect with IBM security platform for digital threat visibility.


Rockwell and Microsoft partnership to simplify digital agility

13 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Rockwell Automation Australia

The expanded partnership aims to empower manufacturers with agility, intelligence and scale to deliver digital transformation initiatives.


Increase in industrial cyber threats since pandemic began: report

07 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Claroty

A new survey reveals IT and OT security professionals' shifting concerns, attitudes and experiences during the pandemic.


Building cyber resilience for industrial control systems

07 October, 2020 by Serge Maillet, Siemens Australia and New Zealand* | Supplied by: Siemens Ltd

Trying to defend against the growing sophistication of cyber threats using manual efforts puts us at a disadvantage against very determined threat actors.


Digitalisation: it's time to walk the walk

01 October, 2020 by Tom Hardy, Automation Solutions Innovator, Yokogawa | Supplied by: Yokogawa Australia Pty Ltd

When looking at areas for process improvement through digitalisation, the monitoring of rotating equipment stands out as having the greatest potential ROI.


US wind farms make investment in Aussie acoustic sensors

14 September, 2020

A South Australian company that developed an acoustic listening device for monitoring the health of wind turbines has begun commercial production for the US market.


MathWorks Motor Control Blockset for Simulink

04 September, 2020 | Supplied by: MathWorks Australia

MathWorks has introduced Motor Control Blockset, an add-on product for Simulink for designing and implementing motor control algorithms.


Remotely exploitable ICS vulnerabilities on the rise: report

21 August, 2020 | Supplied by: Claroty

New report from Claroty researchers finds latest ICS vulnerabilities most prevalent in energy, critical manufacturing, water and wastewater sectors.


Digital twins: a primer for industrial enterprises — Part 2

11 August, 2020 by Steve Dertien, Chief Technology Officer; Jonathan Lang, Lead Principal Business Analyst; David Immerman, Business Analyst, PTC | Supplied by: PTC

Many industrial enterprises are deploying digital twins and reporting significant benefits today.


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