How to secure the modern utility grid
Utilities are embracing modernization efforts to increase efficiency and reliability and enable renewable energy. But there’s another trend utilities must account for: cyberattacks. Attacks in July of 2019 against the US and in December of 2015 against the Ukraine power grid proved that a cyberattack can take utilities offline, endangering lives and incurring significant financial […]
Brought to you by Cisco: One secure network built for the modern utility grid
Cisco offers a different approach to utility grid modernization: A converged IP network supports both cellular and mesh, for flexibility and reduced complexity. One FAN to address distribution automation, advanced metering infrastructure (AMI), and demand response (DR) — A secure and scalable management solution under one pane of glass.
Look Who’s Virtualizing Architectural Design and Graphic Workstations at the GPU Technology Conference
Written by Mike Brennan – @CiscoVDIguy – Product Manager, Desktop Virtualization and Graphics In my role at Cisco, I am fortunate to have the opportunity to meet our Customers who do absolutely amazing things with Cisco UCS and our partners’ technologies. One shining example is CannonDesign, who set out on a journey to implement their Single […]
Augmented Reality: A New Reality for Utilities
Cisco has worked to bring the cloud closer to the ground through Fog and Edge Analytics, but what if we could bring the cloud right to the point of origin, to the place where the data is needed most?
A closer look at the disruption in the Utility Industry
Utilities are being disrupted by Digitization, distributed energy resources, and technologies such as the Tesla power wall, the Nest thermostat, etc. Let's take a closer look into the industry.
Webinar Recap: Integrating Distributed Energy Resources
Check out the webinar Rick Geiger hosted on Transactive Grid Codes for DER Integration.
Cisco and Partners Create a More Secure and Efficient Grid at DistribuTECH 2016
It was my third year of attending DistribuTECH and most attendees I met were no longer asking, “What’s Cisco doing here,” but rather, “What are you showing?” Many of the solutions we shared at our booth are made possible by partnering with other companies in the Utility space to help our joint customers achieve quicker […]
Seeing is believing – Graphics Conference first day brings together industry players with Cisco
No longer just the domain of gamesters and young-at-heart, the graphics industry is now providing stunning performance to all sorts of industries such as manufacturing, finance, healthcare and design. Perhaps none more so though than the Oil and Gas Industry, as companies explore in harder-to-get-at places and dangers to workers are greater than ever. The GPU […]
Live at DistribuTECH – Wednesday Recap
While Day One of DistribuTECH wrapped on Tuesday, Day Two delivered more of the same: exceptional networking, education and workshops for utility professionals, industry experts and solution providers. The day kicked off with lively roundtable discussions, followed by another full day of conference sessions, workshops, and demonstrations. With so many great topics and speakers, it was difficult to […]