OT

Cisco announces comprehensive IIoT security architecture, Cyber Vision for visibility and Edge Intelligence

Cisco IoT is announcing two key innovations that empower both IT and OT teams, furthering the Multi-Domain architecture. The first is the release of Cisco Cyber Vision and a comprehensive IIoT security architecture. Next is Cisco Edge Intelligence, which radically simplifies IoT Edge to multi-cloud data delivery and control for connected assets.

Three IoT trends to watch this month

At Cisco Live in Barcelona, we will discuss multi-domain architectures, Edge computing, and especially security at the edge. Visit Cisco IoT at Cisco Live, or check out the live stream of sessions.

Bridging the divide: Getting IT and OT to work together for industrial IoT

Industrial IoT has the potential to transform business processes in manufacturing, oil and gas, utilities, and more. However, organizations must first overcome numerous challenges, one of which is bridging the divide between IT and operational technology (OT). Having the right people involved and working together toward an IoT initiative is critical for achieving a seamless, […]

December 17, 2019

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

IIoT security tips and trends for 2020

It’s an exciting time to be in the industrial IoT security space. Having recently joined Cisco’s IoT security business unit as product manager for Cyber Vision, I’ve enjoyed seeing how the industry has evolved in just the past couple years. Current trends point clearly to opportunities for robust IIoT deployments. Market consolidation The acquisition of […]

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 […]

October 31, 2019

PARTNER

Cisco IoT Design-In: Tailor Made for Industrial Ecosystem Partners

When it comes to partner programs, one size does not fit all!  Cisco IoT Design-In is a new program that supports the growing demand from Cisco’s IT partners to build capabilities and provide IoT solutions to IT buyers.

Cisco empowers IT & OT partners to create and grow their IoT business

Going into Cisco’s Partner Summit, one thing’s for certain: Cisco IoT offers a great opportunity for partners to build profitable, growing practices. Customers are realizing improved efficiencies, reduced costs and downtime.

Beyond Segmentation: A Practical Approach to Securing OT Systems

As an oil and gas operator, you function in a target-rich environment for cyberattack. But are your fears over unseen threats preventing you from leveraging the full power of Digital...

April 4, 2019

INNOVATION

A guide to maximizing your chances of success with IoT

When embarking on an IoT project, you need to do some careful planning to yield tangible results. Here are 10 steps I recommend organizations take to successfully implement their IoT projects.