The Threat of IIoT Cyber Attacks

In the case of many industrial settings, the IIoT is considered the answer for numerous challenges. The connectivity that’s the result of it assists in efficiency, productivity, and profitability. When it comes to utilities, IIoT helps manage the demand, and for public infrastructure, it can help governments in delivering better services, which include public safety as [...]

The Use Scenarios for IIoT Edge Are Defined, but Not the Standards

In any IIoT, edge computing occurs wherever it needs to, and the business itself determines when and where computing happens. That was the conclusion of the Industrial Internet Consortium’s (IIC) report. Where edge computing happens depends on the amount of data, security needs, reasons for data processing, and the deadlines. In addition to its versatility, edge [...]

The Main Reasons Behind IIoT Vulnerability to Cyberattacks

The fact is that we see a significant increase in the number of attacks on both the industrial control systems (ICS) and the operational technology (OT) side of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). However, the real question is why IIoT is that vulnerable to cyber attacks? The consensus among experts is, in a sense, a [...]

High Demands Estimated by 2026 for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Market

Coherent Market Insights has recently announced a thorough Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Market Report which will offer creative solutions on how to create value in your business. The report is said to combine Coherent Market Insights’ in-depth sector knowledge, long geographic experience, and some clear insights to achieve these solutions for the readers. The report [...]

How IIoT and Predictive Maintenance: The 4th Industrial Revolution

There are so many industries that have adopted IoT predictive maintenance, and why shouldn’t they; when it has been estimated to save millions worldwide by avoiding accidents. Companies are using it to cut down on machine downtime and get help in increasing product quality. The future of machinery maintenance is in the IoT, which is about [...]

How IIoT Brings More Cyberattacks to the Manufacturing Industry

With an IIoT network that covers the entire enterprise and has dozens of machines connected to a centralized system, you can see why it’s so tempting for cybercriminals to attempt access on your network. On the other hand, it also shows where your weaknesses are and what you can do to protect it. During recent years, [...]

SCADA Systems Still Hopelessly Vulnerable to Cyberattacks

Control system cyber attacks in industrial facilities have become more destructive and dangerous. Besides the possibility of causing environmental damage, poor quality and loss production, and safety risks, the intrusions in Industrial Control Systems (ICS)/Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) could represent a severe threat to human life and safety in the most extreme case. This [...]

Java Isn’t Going Anywhere and Here’s Why

If you thought that Java is heading into retirement soon, well you better guess again! Despite its industry, there are still about three billion devices that currently run on Java. Skeptics around the world challenge the ability of Java to retain its predominance but what we may say for Java’s defense is – old doesn’t necessarily [...]

Latest Trends, Growth & Forecasts for the SCADA Market

SCADA, or Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition, is a software application used for process control. It is a control system which consists of several components such as software communication equipment, controller network interfaces, and input/output.   As a centralized system, SCADA is an IIoT Software that monitors an entire area, allowing operators to change set points for flow and enable alarm systems [...]

Three Industries Ready for IoT in 2018

IoT technologies are all around us. From mobile phones and tablets to all sorts of house appliances and vehicle tracking technologies, to automating building systems, and everything in between, IoT is slowly but surely finding its way in most aspects of your work and personal lives. With over 20 billion IoT devices being expected to exist in the world [...]

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