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Newsroom

Welcome to the Bedrock Automation Newsroom, where you’ll find a chronicle of fresh insight into the Open Secure Automation (OSA) revolution.

Use the In the News tab to see what the press is saying about how OSA is turning industrial control and cyber security inside out. Use the Newsletters tab to access current and back issues of our monthly newsletter. To see the latest Bedrock Automation announcements, use the Press Releases tab.

In The News
January 1, 2021

New Service Reduces Water Management Costs

Bedrock control nodes replace traditional PLCs to synchronize and monitor water pumping across three to ten miles of remote desert […]

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Newsletters
December 21, 2020

Remote Operations; Open Industrial Architectures; Capital Project Risk Management

December 2020 highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.

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In The News
December 17, 2020

Open Secure SCADA

How OPC UA and MQTT work with built-in cybersecurity to reduce costs and improve safety across your infrastructure

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In The News
December 1, 2020

Securing the Digital Plant

Bedrock Automation Manufacturing and process industry executives have been hearing about the promise of the digital enterprise for more than […]

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In The News
November 30, 2020

Bedrock Automation controls, security improve fracking water transfer productivity

Open Secure Automation helps upstream water transport service provider improve productivity more than 50 percent.

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Newsletters
November 24, 2020

Reducing Costs; Battling ICS ransomware; Evolving control systems

November highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.

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Press Releases
November 10, 2020

NEWS RELEASE: Reducing Upstream Water Management Costs in Remote Areas with Bedrock Automation

San Jose, Cal. – November 10, 2020 – Bedrock Automation, maker of Bedrock OSA®,  the world’s most powerful and secure […]

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In The News
November 6, 2020

On-Line Training Growing and Improving

Bedrock Automation included among online training innovators

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In The News
November 4, 2020

Case Study: Bedrock Automation reduces water-management costs

An upstream service provider improves efficiency more than 50 percent with a Bedrock OSA Remote secure control node in a […]

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Newsletters
October 31, 2020

Bedrock Automation – October Newsletter 2020

October highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features: Open Secure Automation Increases Efficiency over 50% at […]

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In The News
October 29, 2020

Sales director for automation platform appointed.

Sales director for automation platform appointed.

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In The News
October 29, 2020

Bedrock Automation Appoints Tony Mannion Sales Director

Bedrock Automation has appointed Tony Mannion  to direct North American sales of Bedrock’s Open Secure Automation platforms

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Press Releases
October 27, 2020

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock Automation Appoints Tony Mannion Sales Director

San Jose, Cal. – October 28, 2020– Bedrock Automation, maker of Bedrock OSA®,  the world’s most powerful and secure automation […]

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In The News
October 8, 2020

Product News: Bedrock Automation’s School of Bedrock virtual training

Bedrock Automation announced that the School of Bedrock is now open for free technical training in Open Secure Automation (OSA). The School of Bedrock provides […]

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Press Releases
October 5, 2020

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

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

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In The News
October 1, 2020

The winners of the 2020 HP Awards have been announced

Bedrock Automation wins Hydrocarbon Processing Engineering award for innovation

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Newsletters
September 29, 2020

Bedrock Automation – September Newsletter 2020

September highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features: Understanding and Managing ICS Cyber Security Threats to […]

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Newsletters
August 31, 2020

Bedrock Automation – August Newsletter 2020

August highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features: Signs of Hope in Cyber Security, But …: […]

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Newsletters
July 31, 2020

Bedrock Automation – July Newsletter 2020

July highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features: Surviving and thriving with $30 oil: Falling oil […]

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Newsletters
June 30, 2020

Bedrock Automation – June Newsletter 2020

June highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features: Trust factors in COVID-19 pandemic recovery: COVID-19 shook […]

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In The News
June 6, 2020

Industry 4.0 school: Training for digital transformation

Bedrock Automation’s School of Bedrock teaches ways to overcome challenges and leverage digital opportunities.

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In The News
June 5, 2020

Hart Energy Product Showcase Includes Bedrock OSA +Flow

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

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In The News
June 5, 2020

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

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

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Newsletters
May 30, 2020

Bedrock Automation – May 2020 Newsletter

May highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features: President Declares National Emergency Regarding Bulk Power Equipment […]

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In The News
May 13, 2020

Empowering Power for the Digital Age Webinar Now Available On-Demand

The on-demand version of our recent webinar, “Empowering Power for the Digital Age,” is now available. In the webinar, for […]

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Newsletters
April 30, 2020

Bedrock Automation – April 2020 Newsletter

April highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features: It’s Just a Power Supply. What Could Possibly […]

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In The News
April 28, 2020

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

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

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Newsletters
March 30, 2020

Bedrock Automation – March 2020 Newsletter

March highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features: Remote Monitoring Comes of Age Selecting a PLC […]

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In The News
March 3, 2020

Bedrock embeds Flow-Cal algorithms in firmware

Bedrock Automation has embedded computing, flow calculations and measurement algorithms from Flow-Cal into the runtime firmware of the Open Secure […]

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Newsletters
February 27, 2020

Bedrock Automation – February 2020 Newsletter

February highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features: Flow Computing Goes Digital Bedrock Integrates Flow-Cal technology […]

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Press Releases
February 2, 2020

NEWS RELEASE: Bedrock Automation Integrates Flow-Cal Flow Measurement into Open Secure Automation (OSA®) Platform

The combination of Bedrock OSA and Flow-Cal algorithms brings oil and gas measurement and custody transfer securely into the digital […]

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Newsletters
January 31, 2020

Bedrock Automation – January 2020 Newsletter

January highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.   This issue features:   Industrial Control Systems as Weaponry Study […]

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Press Releases
January 29, 2020

Bedrock and Customers Present at ARC Industry Forum 2020

Bedrock and our OSA platform have always attracted considerable attention at the ARC Industry Forum, and this year that will […]

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Newsletters
December 23, 2019

Bedrock Automation: December 2019 Newsletter

December highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.   This issue features:   State of Industrial Cyber Security 2019 […]

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Newsletters
November 25, 2019

Bedrock Automation – November 2019 Newsletter

November highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.   This issue features:   Built-in Cyber Security vs. Built-in Cyber […]

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Newsletters
October 31, 2019

Bedrock Automation – October 2019 Newsletter

October highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.   This issue features:   Who needs IEC 61131? Hacking the […]

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Press Releases
October 7, 2019

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

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

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Newsletters
September 30, 2019

Bedrock Automation – September 2019 Newsletter

September highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.   This issue features:   Weathering the Storm Foul-Weather Friend Version […]

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Press Releases
September 17, 2019

Bedrock Announces Free Release of IDE Service Pack V1.10.1

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

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Newsletters
August 30, 2019

Bedrock Automation – August 2019 Newsletter Issue

August highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features:   Well Site Automation in Transition Bedrock presents […]

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Press Releases
August 20, 2019

Bedrock Announces Release 1.10 of Free Engineering Software

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

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Newsletters
July 31, 2019

Bedrock Automation – July 2019 Newsletter Issue

July highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.   This issue features:   When IT and OT Meet, What […]

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Newsletters
June 30, 2019

Bedrock Automation – June 2019 Newsletter Issue

June highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.   This issue features:   Engineering Open SCADA with the Bedrock […]

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Newsletters
May 31, 2019

Bedrock Automation – May 2019 Newsletter Issue

May highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.   This issue features:   Bedrock Extends Open Secure Automation for […]

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Press Releases
April 30, 2019

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

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

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Newsletters
April 30, 2019

Bedrock Automation – April 2019 Newsletter Issue

April highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.   This issue features:   Industrial IoT on the Rise A […]

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Newsletters
March 5, 2019

Bedrock Automation – March 2019 Newsletter Issue

March highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    White hats needed Securing the component […]

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Newsletters
February 5, 2019

Bedrock Automation – February 2019 Newsletter Issue

February highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    Extending Bedrock OSA® to legacy systems […]

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Press Releases
February 4, 2019

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

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

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Press Releases
February 4, 2019

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

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

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Press Releases
January 29, 2019

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

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

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Press Releases
January 11, 2019

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

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

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Press Releases
January 10, 2019

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

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

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Press Releases
January 7, 2019

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

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

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Newsletters
January 5, 2019

Bedrock Automation – January 2019 Newsletter Issue

January highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    Bedrock OSA® is the IIoT OSA® […]

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Newsletters
November 30, 2018

Bedrock Automation – November 2018 Newsletter Issue

November highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    OSA Remote is Shipping Join Albert […]

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Newsletters
October 30, 2018

Bedrock Automation – October 2018 Newsletter Issue

October highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    Oil & Gas Engineering Magazine Product […]

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Press Releases
September 16, 2018

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

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

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Newsletters
September 3, 2018

Bedrock Automation – September 2018 Newsletter Issue

September highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    July 31 Webinar Recording: Open and […]

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Newsletters
July 31, 2018

Bedrock Newsletter – July 2018 Issue

July highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    The Virtues of Built-in Cyber Security: […]

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Press Releases
July 18, 2018

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

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

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Newsletters
June 28, 2018

Bedrock Newsletter – June 2018 Issue

June highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    Engineering Open SCADA with the Bedrock […]

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Press Releases
June 27, 2018

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

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

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Newsletters
May 31, 2018

Bedrock Newsletter – May 2018 Issue

May highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    Bedrock Extends Open Secure Automation for […]

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Press Releases
May 8, 2018

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

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

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Press Releases
April 24, 2018

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

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

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Press Releases
April 17, 2018

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

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

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Newsletters
March 30, 2018

Bedrock Newsletter – March 2018 Issue

March highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    Delivering on promises: video interview with […]

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Newsletters
February 28, 2018

Bedrock Newsletter – February 2018 Issue

February highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation. This issue features: Fish­-friendly Automation. City of Lynchburg’s Jason Hamlin presents […]

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Press Releases
February 12, 2018

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

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

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Press Releases
February 5, 2018

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

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

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Newsletters
January 30, 2018

Bedrock Newsletter – January 2018 Issue

January highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    Comprehensive Cyber Security Best Practices White […]

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Press Releases
January 16, 2018

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

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

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Press Releases
December 19, 2017

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

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

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Newsletters
November 30, 2017

Bedrock Newsletter – November 2017 Issue

November highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    IDE Version 1.6 now available for […]

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Newsletters
October 31, 2017

Bedrock Newsletter – October 2017 Issue

October highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    Why Open and Secure Automation (OSA®) […]

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Press Releases
October 12, 2017

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

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

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Newsletters
September 28, 2017

Bedrock Newsletter – September 2017 Issue

September highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    Bedrock’s Cyber-Secure, Open Technology City of […]

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Press Releases
September 19, 2017

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

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

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Press Releases
September 6, 2017

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

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

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Newsletters
July 27, 2017

Bedrock Newsletter – July 2017 Issue

July highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    EMP hardening of Bedrock Power and […]

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Press Releases
June 28, 2017

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

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

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Press Releases
June 13, 2017

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

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

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Newsletters
May 23, 2017

Bedrock Newsletter – May 2017 Issue

May highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    The Bedrock IDE download Bedrock Secure […]

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Press Releases
May 11, 2017

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

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

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Press Releases
May 3, 2017

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

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

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Newsletters
April 7, 2017

Bedrock Newsletter – Apr 2017 Issue

April highlights, industry news and happenings from Bedrock Automation.    This issue features:    Bedrock Announcement of Cybershield 2.0 and […]

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Newsletters
February 28, 2017

Bedrock Newsletter – Feb 2017 Issue

Read the latest from Bedrock Automation. Our February issue features:    Cybershield 2.0 Availability Announced Cybershield 2.0 Every thing you […]

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Press Releases
February 23, 2017

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

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

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Press Releases
August 24, 2016

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

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

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In The News
October 16, 2015

Bedrock Bares All

NOTE: This article has been reprinted with permission from the Industrial Automation and Process Control INSIDER newsletter, written by Walt […]

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Press Releases
August 10, 2015

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

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

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Press Releases
August 7, 2015

Bedrock® Universal Control System Marks New Era in Automation

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

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In The News
July 12, 2015

Bedrock is Now an ISA Security Compliance Institute Member

We are please to announce our membership with ISA Security Compliance Institute and are looking forward to engaging actively in […]

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In The News
May 20, 2015

Bedrock Featured in Food Engineering Magazine

After seeing our system at ARC Forum, Food Engineering magazine interviewed Bob Honor and Albert Rooyakkers.  Please read the interview which […]

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In The News
May 13, 2015

Highlights from The Automation Conference

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

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In The News
May 7, 2015

Bedrock CTO to Speak on the Automation Revolution

San Jose, CA—May 7, 2015— Albert Rooyakkers, Founder, CTO and VP Engineering at Bedrock Automation, will present a technology workshop […]

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In The News
March 19, 2015

Bedrock Highlighted in Control Engineering

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

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In The News
February 13, 2015

Bedrock Automation Featured in Automation World

We had a great meeting with Dave Greenfield at ARC Forum this week and he mentions us briefly in this […]

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In The News
January 20, 2015

Bedrock Joins CSIA

Bedrock Automation is pleased to have joined the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA) as a partner member. CSIA recently added […]

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In The News
November 24, 2014

Bedrock Automation Joins as an FDT Group Member

Jodoigne, Belgium, 24 November 2014   Bedrock Automation Platforms, Inc. of San Jose, California has joined as a member of […]

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