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Introducing Bedrock OSA® Remote

  • Intrinsically-secure PLC and RTU control
  • 10 or 20 channels of universal I/O
  • Free IEC 61131-3 engineering software
  • -40ºC to +80ºC temperature range
  • Rugged, all-metal case 5.4 in x 8.9 in x 2.3 in
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Industry News

Advanced Automation

Bedrock Automation accepts ‘Best Process Control/Automation Technology’ Award at the 2020 HP Awards

October 8, 2020
Robert Bergman

October 5, 2020—A global audience of midstream and downstream oil and gas industry professionals gathered last week to find out, […]

 
Advanced Automation

School of Bedrock Opens Virtual Doors for Free Open Secure Automation Training

September 28, 2020
Craig Allen

Bedrock Automation virtual training center was already under construction when the pandemic hit and it is now online. Jack Black […]

 
Industry Events

It’s a New World, Does Your Oil & Gas Flow Computer Know That?

September 28, 2020
Robert Bergman

The following is an excerpt from the recent Bedrock/Global Spec webinar It’s a New World, Does Your Oil & Gas […]

 
Advanced Automation

Hart Energy Product Showcase Includes Bedrock OSA +Flow

June 5, 2020
Robert Bergman

Hart Energy, a leading provider of oil & gas industry news, data and analysis has included OSA Remote +Flow in its […]

 
Industry Events

Flow Control magazine selects Bedrock OSA Remote +Flow as a Finalist for 2020 Innovation Award

June 5, 2020
Robert Bergman

Flow Control magazine, a leading resource for fluid handling professionals, has selected Bedrock OSA Remote +Flow as a finalist for its 2020 […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

Understanding IIoT Batteries and Power Protection at the Edge

June 5, 2020
Robert Bergman

Uninterruptible power supplies (UPSs) are evolving to deliver the high continuity needed in the digital age and battery technology is […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Publishes Expanded Power Checklists

May 18, 2020
Robert Bergman

As part of the May 7, 2020 Automation.com / Bedrock Automation webinar entitled “Empowering Power for the Digital Age,” Bedrock […]

 
Industry Events

Bedrock Automation and Automation.com Webinar Explores Next Generation of Power Integrity management

April 28, 2020
Robert Bergman

The benefits of smarter, interconnected devices are becoming more apparent every day and with that, their need for continuous, reliable […]

 
Advanced Automation

Empowering Industrial Power for the Digital Age

April 28, 2020
Robert Bergman

Traditional industrial power supplies are ill-equipped to meet the demands of the digital age. While they were once designed as […]

 
Advanced Automation

Identifying and Mitigating Industrial Control System Vulnerabilities

April 21, 2020
Sam Galpin

Although a recent MIT paper introducing the concept of cybersafety is not light reading, it is must reading for anyone […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Automation Updates Open Secure Automation Platform Specification

March 24, 2020
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Cal. – March 23, 2020 – Bedrock Automation has updated the platform specification covering its entire line of […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

Remote Monitoring Comes of Age

March 24, 2020
Robert Bergman

Remote possibilities   Companies with geographically dispersed operations, such as upstream and midstream oil and gas facilities, can benefit from […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

Bedrock embeds Flow-Cal algorithms in firmware

March 3, 2020
Robert Bergman

A Control Magazine exclusive announces the availability of two new Bedrock products: OSA +Flow and OSA Remote +Flow. Read how […]

 
Advanced Automation

Review: The New Bedrock OSA +Flow Digital Flow Computer

February 24, 2020
Shawn Bellamy

Why I’m excited about the New OSA® +Flow solution from Bedrock Automation   Shawn Bellamy, G&C Optimization   Each year, […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

Flow Computing Goes Digital

February 24, 2020
Shawn Bellamy

Small discrepancies in custody transfer calculation can make a big difference on the bottom line of an oil & gas […]

 
Industry Events

VIDEO: Remote Bump-less Firmware Upgrades. Anytime. Anywhere.

February 13, 2020
Robert Bergman

For Automation World magazine, Bedrock Automation experts demonstrate how firmware updates to the Bedrock Open Secure Automation platform can be […]

 
Industry Events

VIDEO: Digital Oil & Gas Flow Computing and Control up Close

February 13, 2020
Robert Bergman

At ARC Industry Forum 2020, Automation World asked Bedrock Automation founder and CEO Albert Rooyakkers to describe how the new […]

 
Advanced Automation

BEDROCK AUTOMATION AMONG TOP 20 INNOVATIVE CYBERSECURITY SOLUTION PROVIDERS

October 25, 2019
Robert Bergman

Bedrock Automation was named one of the Top 20 Innovative Cybersecurity Solution Providers in 2019 by EnterpriseTechSuccess magazine.   Read the […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: B&D INDUSTRIAL AND BEDROCK AUTOMATION ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP

October 7, 2019
Robert Bergman

B&D Industrial and Bedrock Automation Announce Strategic Partnership to Disrupt the Conventional Thinking about Industrial Cyber Security in the Southeast […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

Bedrock Announces Free Release of IDE Service Pack V1.10.1

September 17, 2019
Robert Bergman

Bedrock has recently released a new Service Pack in support of the August 2019 release of our free Engineering Software […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

Bedrock Announces Release 1.10 of Free Engineering Software

August 20, 2019
Craig Allen

Bedrock Automation has recently released the improved Bedrock IDE 1.10. Amongst its many new features is a completely redesigned Device […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock Open Secure Automation OSA® Remote Controller Wins Design News Golden Mousetrap Innovation Award

April 30, 2019
Robert Bergman

San Jose, California – February 13, 2019 – Bedrock Automation announced today that the editors of Design News have recognized […]

 
Advanced Automation

System Integrator Reviews Bedrock Technology

February 28, 2019
Robert Bergman

System engineer Evan Hewitt of Corso Systems recently published a technical review of Bedrock Open Secure Automation offering on his […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

NEWS RELEASE: New OSA® Advancements from Bedrock Automation Protect Legacy Systems, Support MQTT, and Enable Role Based Access Control (RBAC)

February 4, 2019
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – February 4, 2019 – Bedrock Automation, the world leader in Open Secure Automation (OSA®), has announced […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock Automation and Wood partner to advance Open Secure Automation (OSA®)

February 4, 2019
Robert Bergman

San Jose, California – February 4, 2019 – Bedrock Automation, the maker of the world’s most secure open industrial control […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

NEWS RELEASE: Temblor Petroleum Implements Bedrock Open Secure Automation for Cloud-based Well Head Monitoring and Control

January 29, 2019
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – January 29, 2019 – Bedrock Automation announced today that Temblor Petroleum is implementing Bedrock® Open Secure […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Oil & Gas Engineering Readers Select Bedrock OSA® Remote as a 2018 Best Product of the Year

January 11, 2019
Robert Bergman

SAN JOSE, CA., USA — January 11, 2018 — The readers of Oil & Gas Engineering magazine have voted Bedrock […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Processing Magazine Names the Bedrock OSA® Remote a 2018 Breakthrough Product

January 10, 2019
Robert Bergman

SAN JOSE, CAL., USA — January 9, 2019—Processing magazine has recognized Bedrock OSA Remote as a 2018 Breakthrough Product. The […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock Automation Receives Achilles® Certification for Cyber Hardening on OSA® Remote

January 7, 2019
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – January 07, 2019 –Bedrock Automation, maker of the Bedrock Open Secure Automation System (OSA®), has received […]

 
Industry Events

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock Automation Demonstrates End-to-End SCADA Security at 2018 Ignition Community Conference

September 16, 2018
Robert Bergman

FOLSOM, CAL. – Sept. 17, 2018 – At this year’s Inductive Automation Ignition Community Conference (ICC), Bedrock Automation is demonstrating commercially available […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

NEWS RELEASE: New White Paper from Bedrock Automation Enables Comparison and Calculation of Industrial Control System Lifecycle Costs

July 18, 2018
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – July 18, 2018 – Bedrock Automation, maker of the Bedrock® Open Secure Automation (OSA®) system, has […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: New Case Study from Bedrock Shows How Upgrading a PLC to Open Secure Automation (OSA) Improves Flow Filter Performance

June 27, 2018
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – June 27, 2018 – Bedrock Automation, maker of the Bedrock® Open Secure Automation (OSA®) system, has […]

 
Advanced Automation

Why One Automation End User Chose Bedrock OSA® Remote

June 4, 2018
Robert Bergman

We asked one of the first people to order a Bedrock OSA® Remote what he was hoping to get from […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Wunderlich-Malec and Bedrock Automation Form Strategic Partnership

May 8, 2018
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. and Eden Prairie, Minn. – May 8, 2018 – Wunderlich-Malec, one of the top 10 system integrators […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Tatsoft Authenticates FactoryStudio 2018 SCADA Software to the Bedrock® Open Secure Automation® Platform

April 24, 2018
Robert Bergman

San Francisco, Calif. – CSIA Executive Conference – April 24, 2018 – Bedrock Automation and Tatsoft have announced that Tatsoft […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock Extends Open Secure Automation for Low-cost Remote PLC, SCADA RTU and Edge Control

April 17, 2018
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – April 17, 2018 – Bedrock Automation, maker of the Bedrock® Open Secure Automation (OSA®) system, has […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock CEO Interviewed at ARC Forum 2018

March 20, 2018
Robert Bergman

Albert Rooyakkers, Bedrock CEO was interviewed by Mark Sen Gupta at the ARC Forum in Orlando, Florida. Albert discusses the […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock® Cybershield 3.0 Delivers on the Promise of Open Secure Automation (OSA® ) with a Suite of Cyber Defense Tools and Open SCADA Partners

February 12, 2018
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – February 12, 2018 – As part of their participation at the ARC Conference, Bedrock Automation has […]

 
Advanced Automation

INSIDER January 2018

February 8, 2018
Robert Bergman

Walt Boyes, Editor and Publisher at The Industrial Automation and Process Control INSIDER, wrote a terrific article entitled “The Future […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock Releases SCADA Security Platform Specification for OPC UA

February 5, 2018
Robert Bergman

Leading SCADA Software Vendors Commit to Using Specification to Deliver Bedrock Open Secure Automation (OSA®) Solutions   San Jose, Calif. […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock Automation Releases Comprehensive ICS Cyber Security Best Practices White Paper

January 16, 2018
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Cal. – January 16, 2018 – Bedrock Automation, the maker of the world’s first Open Secure Automation (OSA®) […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock OSA® Control System to Include Intrinsic Anomaly Detection

December 19, 2017
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Cal. – December 19, 2017 – Bedrock Automation, manufacturer of the world’s first industrial control system with layered […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock Automation Wins Chemical Processing 2017 Vaaler Award for Bedrock Open Secure Automation Platform

October 12, 2017
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif., USA — October 12, 2017 — Bedrock Automation has won Chemical Processing magazine’s Vaaler Award for the […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: City of Lynchburg Wastewater Treatment Plant Implements Bedrock® for Simplicity, Scalability and Security

September 19, 2017
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – Sept. 19, 2017 – Bedrock Automation announced today that the City of Lynchburg, Virginia has selected […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Growing Midstream Oil and Gas Service Provider Selects Bedrock® Open Secure Automation Platform

September 6, 2017
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – September 06, 2017 – Bedrock Automation announced today that Pinnacle Midstream, a Houston-based supplier of storage […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock® Secure Power Supply and Secure Lithium UPS Pass Rigorous EMP Test Protocol

June 28, 2017
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – June 28, 2017 – Bedrock Automation announced that both its secure power supply (SPS.500) and lithium […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock® Open Secure Automation™ Provides Intrinsic Cyber Security for Remote Networks, IIoT and Third-Party Applications

June 13, 2017
Robert Bergman

Calgary, Canada. – June 13, 2017 – At this year’s Global Petroleum show, Bedrock Automation demonstrated newly upgraded control system […]

 
Advanced Automation

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock® Secure UPS Takes Gold in Plant Engineering’s 2016 Product of the Year Program

May 11, 2017
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – May 11, 2017–Bedrock Automation, maker of the Bedrock Open Secure Automation™ system, announced today that the […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock® Open Secure Automation™ Controller Receives Achilles Certification

May 3, 2017
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – May 3, 2017 – Bedrock Automation has announced that its Secure Control and Communications (SCC) controller […]

 
Advanced Automation

What Controller Fits Your Application?

March 20, 2017
Dee Brown

Controllers available for modern applications include programmable logic controllers (PLCs), programmable automation controllers (PACs), distributed control systems (DCS), industrial PCs […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

Standardizing Control System Programming with IEC 61131-3

March 20, 2017
Robert Bergman

Bedrock Engineering Manager Gary Pratt discusses the application flexibility of the IEC 61131-3 in this piece featured in Control Engineering […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Open Secure Automation OSA® Platform Wins Design News Golden Mousetrap Innovation Award

February 23, 2017
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – February 23, 2017 — Bedrock Automation announced today that the editors of Design News have recognized […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

Bedrock® Open Secure Automation™ Platform Upgrade Extends Intrinsic Cyber Security to Networks, IIoT and Third-Party Applications

February 7, 2017

San Jose, Calif. – February 7, 2017 – Bedrock Automation announced newly upgraded control system firmware that extends its intrinsic […]

 
Advanced Automation

Jacobs and Bedrock Automation to Pursue Open Secure Automation Systems Opportunities

February 2, 2017
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – January 18, 2017 – Bedrock Automation, the maker of the world’s most secure industrial control system […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

20-Channel Discrete Output Module from Bedrock Automation Enables Secure, Software-Selectable Electronic Fusing, Latching and Fail-safe Shutdown

February 1, 2017

San Jose, Cal. – January 31, 2017 – Bedrock Automation, maker of the world’s first Open Secure Automation (OSA®) platform […]

 
Advanced Automation

ARC View 2017

January 19, 2017
Robert Bergman

Bedrock Automation’s Intrinsic Cyber Defense Makes Cybersecurity Easier for End Users   “Bedrock Automation has been busy expanding its portfolio […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Secure Power Supply Wins 2016 Breakthrough Product Award from Processing Magazine

December 21, 2016
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – December 20, 2016 – Processing magazine has named Bedrock Automation’s SPS.500 Power Supply as a Breakthrough […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

Bedrock Automation Extends Cyber Security to Industrial Serial Communications with the New Bedrock® SIOS.5 Serial I/O Module

November 1, 2016

San Jose, Cal. – Nov. 01, 2016 – Bedrock Automation has extended cyber security to serial communications with a new […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock’s IDE Used on Object Oriented Programming

October 7, 2016
David Morris

Check out this article by Richard Jafrate using Bedrock’s Integrated Development Environment (IDE) on object-oriented programming which is included in […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Control System Provides Cyber Secure SCADA RTU Platform for Clarksville Light and Water

September 22, 2016

San Jose, Cal.  Sept. 21, 2016 — Bedrock Automation, today announced that Clarksville Light & Water (CLW), of Clarksville, Arkansas, […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

ARC Weighs in on Our Tesla Coil Video

August 25, 2016

ARC Advisory Group’s “Manufacturing Operations Technology Viewpoints” blog has a nice write up about out Tesla Coil video, released on […]

 
Cyber Security & Standards

New Bedrock Automation Video Shows its Control System Surviving Continuous High Energy Blasts atop a Large Tesla Coil

August 24, 2016

San Jose, Calif. – August 24, 2016 – On the heels of achieving compliance with Military Standard 461 (MIL-STD-461F) and […]

 
Cyber Attacks

Cyber Security Concerns Need to be Addressed Before Connecting Industrial Assets

July 15, 2016

This article from Control Design explores why commercially available security technology for remote access hasn’t been employed and why the […]

 
Advanced Automation

Arkansas Water Utility Upgrades to Cyber Secure Bedrock Universal Control System

March 23, 2016
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Cal. – March 23, 2016 – Bedrock Automation announced today that the Russellville, Arkansas Water and Sewer System […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock CTO Interviewed at ARC Forum

March 16, 2016
Robert Bergman

Albert Rooyakkers, Bedrock Co-Founder, CTO and VP of Engineering was interviewed by Mark Sen Gupta at the ARC Forum in […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock® Wins Processing Magazine Breakthrough Product Award

January 28, 2016
Robert Bergman

We are excited to announce that Processing Magazine has announced BedroockTM  is a Breakthrough Product 2015 award winner!   These “awards recognize products, […]

 
Advanced Automation

Coherent Technologies Joins Bedrock’s Systems Integration Network

January 15, 2016
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – Bedrock Automation announced that systems integration firm Coherent Technologies of Palestine, Texas has signed on to […]

 
Advanced Automation

Lockheed Martin Awarded Next-Generation Refining and Chemical Facility Automation System Contract

January 14, 2016
Robert Bergman

This press release is big news with ExxonMobil awarding Lockheed Martin a contract to serve as the systems integrator in the […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Automation Signs New Automation Solution Providers

January 8, 2016
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – Bedrock Automation has signed two new Automation Solution Providers (ASPs) to help meet growing demand for […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Automation Introduces First-of-its-Kind Software Configurable 5-Channel Ethernet I/O Module with Embedded Cyber Security

November 25, 2015
Robert Bergman

San Jose, CA – Nov. 18, 2015 – With the introduction of the first software configurable 5-channel Ethernet I/O module, […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Automation Introduces First Universal I/O Module with Embedded Cyber Security

November 18, 2015
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Cal. – Sept. 16, 2015 – Keeping with a commitment to deliver Simple, Scalable and Secure™ industrial automation, […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Automation Receives Frost & Sullivan 2015 Best Practices Award for Industrial Control System Innovation

August 10, 2015
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – August 10, 2015 – Bedrock Automation, the Silicon Valley company that recently introduced its revolutionary Bedrock® […]

 
Advanced Automation

What Happens When UPS Fails

August 8, 2015
Robert Bergman

This report highlights what can happen when a UPS fails and brings down a new SCADA system.   The city […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock® Universal Control System Marks New Era in Automation

August 7, 2015
Robert Bergman

San Jose, Calif. – July 14, 2015 – From the heart of Silicon Valley, Bedrock Automation has announced the availability […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Article in Industrial Automation INSIDER

August 6, 2015
Robert Bergman

Walt Boyes wrote an excellent article on our production release of Bedrock® in his July 2015 issue of Industrial Automation INSIDER.     Two […]

 
Advanced Automation

Lithium ION Batteries Come to UPS

July 31, 2015
Albert Rooyakkers

Control magazine interviewed Albert Rooyakkers, Bedrock’s CTO, VP of Engineering, regarding our new cyber secure lithium ion UPS.   Albert Rooyakkers, […]

 
Advanced Automation

New Product Exclusive Article!

June 11, 2015
Robert Bergman

Please see our Product Exclusive article in this month’s Control Engineering magazine.   We are looking forward to production release […]

 
Advanced Automation

Features Added to Our Automation Controller Product

June 2, 2015
Robert Bergman

We had a good meeting with Bill Lydon at the ARC Forum in Orlando to give him an update on […]

 
Industry Events

Highlights from The Automation Conference

May 13, 2015
Robert Bergman

Albert Rooyakkers, Bedrock’s CTO and VP of Engineering, was a panelist for the Industrial Internet of Things session at The […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Releases 2nd in White Paper Series

March 27, 2015
Robert Bergman

San Jose, CA—March 27, 2015—Bedrock Automation announces the release of the second in a series of white papers on the […]

 
Industry Events

Bedrock Highlighted in Control Engineering

March 19, 2015
Robert Bergman

The video highlighting our control system is very popular. In fact, it was one of the five most popular articles […]

 
Advanced Automation

Industrial Control Redesigned

February 19, 2015
Robert Bergman

Bedrock Automation has introduced a unique set of industrial control system products that could alter the way we think about […]

 
Advanced Automation

Bedrock Automation Featured on Automation.com

January 21, 2015
Robert Bergman

This recent article in Automation.com by Bill Lydon on our CTO Albert Rooyakkers explains how our system is different and why […]

 
Advanced Automation

The Need for Robust Security in Distributed Control Systems

January 21, 2015
David Morris

A new Frost & Sullivan DCS report highlights the need for robust security features in future Distributed Control Systems.   […]

 
Advanced Automation

Interoperability is Every Engineer’s Goal

December 17, 2014

The article below from Manufacturing Connection speaks to the need for interoperability standards:   Most of my research and conversations […]

 
Advanced Automation

Progress on the OPC-UA Front

December 10, 2014

OPC-UA is a standards based interface which Bedrock Automation uses extensively.   There is great news on the OPC-UA front! […]

 
Advanced Automation

The Importance of Control Systems for Analytics Tools

November 4, 2014
Robert Bergman

Splunk is a disruptive analytical tool designed to handle unstructured data typically generated by operations in the form of machine […]