Smart Water: Digitizing Water Utilities for Resilience and Efficiency
For water utilities, the need to embed resilience and to improve efficiency to better protect public health is a constant. Find out how digitization is meeting the challenge.
Distributech 2020 Takeaways
Distributech 2020 showed amazing promise for Utilities around the world, from large scale automation distribution to diversity in networking and diversity in people. This blog highlights my three key takeaways from conversations with customers and partners at this year's event.
Intelligent Connectivity is Changing the Way Utility Operations and IT Work Together
As we enter into a new decade, technology is shaping our future faster than ever. Everything is becoming connected and managed by an app on your smartphone, tablet or laptop. Utilities are no different. Consumers expect more from their utility than ever before – including detailed information on consumption rates, leak detection, outage information and […]
Cisco Securely Transforming the IOT Edge in Utilities
Cisco looks forward to joining thousands of information and communications technology (ICT) professional to discuss modernizing utilities at the annual UTC Telecom & Technology conference.
Field Area Network Security Webinar – Bringing OT and IT Together
Are you cyber-resilient? Or like other leaders, do you wonder what it means to be cyber-resilient? Join us and Zpryme on July 25th for our Field Area Network (FAN) Security Webinar!
Active Network Delivers Environmental and Business Outcomes for IoT and Cities
Visit our Itron and Cisco partnership page. Connected things are proliferating in cities (1.6 billion in 2016) and utilities (600 million...
Securing Communications Between the Distribution Line and the Control Center
As DistribuTECH kicks off, this is a great time to look more closely at how communications between distribution-line reclosers and a utility’s control center can work.
Top 3 Future Cyber Threats For State and Local Governments
Law Enforcement evidence held for ransom, utilities taken offline and transportation derailed. All have happened in the last 12 months. Sometimes it feels like TV supervillains from our childhood have...
The Digital Factory: Real Solutions and Real Outcomes
I recently participated in a Cisco advisory board meeting attended by some of our leading manufacturing customers. There was a lot of discussion about the tough challenges the industry is facing. Flexibility, agility, and managing costs were hot topics. Traditional manufacturing environments with manual processes, independent systems, and siloed data create a lack of visibility […]