Industrial Internet of Things
Top 10 IoT use cases—and what they demand from your network
Top IoT use cases share certain network requirements, like cybersecurity, tolerance for harsh environmental conditions, and a way to scale management as the deployment grows. But other network requirements vary based on the use case.
PTP serviceability – time is money!
Timing, precision, and synchronization pave the way for fast-paced current and future services in industrial networks. How well the Precision Timing Protocol (PTP) is implemented is critical for your success.
Why industrial ethernet switches? Putting the “purpose” in purpose-built
The first blog in this series explains the use of industrial ethernet switches in industrial environments.
Industrial automation just got simpler
Network automation and assurance for industrial switches—designed for IT and OT teams
Edge intelligence for midstream oil and gas operators
Midstream oil and gas operators can increase efficiency and safety by collecting more data, more frequently with Cisco 1100 Series Industrial Integrated Services Router and Cisco Edge Intelligence.
Part 1: Manufacturers, it’s time to reboot network security
When manufacturing operations are digitized and interconnected, there’s more potential exposure and greater need for proactive protection.
IoT Brings New Value, New Risks
The Internet of Things brings tremendous potential value, but also a new threat environment. A German steel plant's experience shows how big the risk can be.
Driving Convergence and Interoperability for Industrial IoT & Industrie 4.0
The fourth industrial revolution -- or Industrie 4.0 -- is coming, due to the limitless possibilities that come with connecting everything, everywhere, with everyone.