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May
18
2018
Eric Cosman — ARC Report Abstract

Sharing Industrial Cybersecurity Guidance Across Sectors

While the imperative to improve industrial cybersecurity for both industrial control system hardware and software only started to receive significant attention around 2001, the need to do so has been known for decades.
May
18
2018
Bob Gill — ARCView

Yokogawa Moves Beyond VigilantPlant with Synaptic Business Automation

Industrial manufacturers operate in an increasingly complex and dynamic environment.  This environment is characterized by intensified global competition, cost pressures, environmental compliance mandates, widening safety legislation, and ongoing cybersecurity threats.
May
18
2018
Constanze Schmitz and David Humphrey — ARC Report Abstract

IT and OT Converge at the Hanover Fair

In the wake of initiatives like Industrie 4.0 and Industrial IoT (IIoT), commercial IT continues to penetrate and influence traditional, conservative manufacturing and process industries like no other trend in the past.  This was more evident at the 2018 Hanover Fair than at previous shows.
May
18
2018
Peter Reynolds — ARC Report Abstract

Essential Elements of Digital Transformation

Industrial organizations around the world are entering a period in which new digital technologies augment people and processes to an unprecedented degree. New, commoditized computing resources in the cloud (and at the edge) and artificial intelligence (AI) are changing how people work. Approaches such as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and Industrie 4.0 have helped pave the way for digital transformation across a broad swath of industrial sectors.
May
17
2018
Shin Kai — Company and Product News

Yokogawa Launches Service Company That Will Leverage Its IIoT Architecture

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announced the launch of amnimo Inc., a business unit that will be tasked with identifying, developing, and offering services that can add value by leveraging the industrial IoT (IIoT) architecture currently under development by Yokogawa.
May
10
2018
Harry Forbes — ARC Report Abstract

Software for Open Process Automation:  Standard Runtime Software Environments

Higher level automation applications have benefitted from a common software runtime environment since the 1990s when they first started to use Windows operating systems.  However, base-level automation (sensor I/O and basic control) has never enjoyed this benefit and continues to employ a wide variety of runtime software environments, mostly real-time operating systems (RTOS).
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