IIoT

How IoT is addressing security threats in oil and gas

It isn’t hard to imagine the havoc a physical attack on an Oil and Gas operation. In oil and gas, it’s people’s lives and the environment itself that are at stake. Learn morfe about our IoT security offerings.

December 3, 2019

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

Unpacking IoT, a series: The scalability challenge and what you can do about it

The Internet of Things (IoT) presents a number of challenges for network engineers. In my previous post, I explained how Cisco is helping to address the biggest IoT challenge by far: security. In this post, we’ll cover the next challenge: scalability.

November 19, 2019

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

Manufacturing: Secure networks to cell/area zone

Strictly speaking, threats to manufacturers’ security isn’t a new phenomenon. For several years, factories have fallen prey to security breaches – experiencing everything from brief production disruptions to significant business impacts. Known incidents in 2017 cost manufacturers more than $10 billion in reported losses. Not surprisingly, security has emerged as a board-level concern for nearly […]

November 14, 2019

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

Unpacking IoT, a series: The security challenge and what you can do about it

Network engineers face a number of challenges when deploying Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives. Come back to the Cisco IoT blog over the next few weeks as we dive into the top three IoT challenges, and best practices for conquering them.

Can manufacturing go wireless in a 5G/Wi-Fi 6 world?

With the recent availability of Wi-Fi 6 solutions, the launch of 5G pilot projects and new shared license spectrum policies, many are wondering: Can manufacturing go further down the wireless path?

October 31, 2019

MANUFACTURING

Managed vs. unmanaged switches? Explore the benefits of network automation

Maybe your plant environment is made up of unmanaged switches. But have you considered the benefits of network automation?

October 17, 2019

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

How 5G Will Accelerate Industrial IoT

With its higher data rate, ultra-reliable and lower latency connectivity, along with the massive scale of machine-to-machine communication, 5G carries enormous potential.

October 15, 2019

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

Delivering data at mission critical speed from anywhere: Cisco ESR6300 Embedded Series Router

In business, government, and beyond, data is king. For some, data can improve productivity and accelerate innovation. For others, data delivers crucial information that can defend and save lives. With...

September 24, 2019

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

Cisco, Emerson hit the right notes in Nashville

It’s the second day of 2019 Emerson Exchange for the Americas here in Music City USA, where my Cisco colleagues and I have been actively meeting attendees at the...