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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.

Newsletters
March 30, 2021

What’s Hiding in your Supply Chain?

March 2021 highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.

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In The News
March 24, 2021

Monitoring remote operations securely, from anywhere

Anytime, anywhere access to process data is affordable and real.

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In The News
March 19, 2021

Keeping the Flow

Automation integrator Flow-Sync’s application of Open Secure Automation helps oil & gas industry face water management challenges as the industry recovers.

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In The News
March 5, 2021

Control node for remote operations

A Brief look at the Bedrock OSA Remote

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Newsletters
February 26, 2021

A Cyber Wakeup Call

February 2021 highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.

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Press Releases
February 10, 2021

Bedrock OSA Remote +Flow wins Plant Engineering Product of the Year Award

San Jose, Cal. – February 11, 2021 – Bedrock Automation, maker of Bedrock OSA®, the world’s most powerful and secure […]

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In The News
February 4, 2021

Integrating flow, process control improves operations

System integration, operations advice: Integrated flow and process control can significantly improve oil and gas operations

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In The News
February 4, 2021

A new era in oil and gas flow computing

Consolidating oil and gas flow measurement and control on a single and secure platform improves productivity and profitability.

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Newsletters
January 29, 2021

The Path to an Open Secure 2021

January 2021 highlights, industry news, and happenings from Bedrock Automation.

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In The News
January 6, 2021

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
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 terrain.

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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 30 years and now, and just when it looked like it was about to surge, a problem emerged: making the most of digital connectivity requires standards-based technology, which unfortunately can come with cyber vulnerability.

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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 fracking water-transfer application. 

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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 online virtual training in the essentials of implementing open standard 61131 engineering tools as well as all the Bedrock high-performance hardware and software products. 

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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 Automation (OSA) process control platform.

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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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In The News
December 1, 2019

Cybersecure ISA-88 recipes and control with IEC 61131-3

21st century industrial controllers now have sufficient capacity, and 21st century industrial programming languages, such as IEC 61131-3, have sufficient capabilities to consolidate storage, computational power and programmiong languages in one place. 

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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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In The News
November 22, 2019

Leveraging Analytics and Industrial IoT-enabled Solutions to Digitally Transform Oil & Gas Operations

A well-attended session at the 2019 ARC Industry Forum in Orlando, Florida focused on leveraging Industrial IoT and operational analytics to realize digital transformation in oil & gas.

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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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In The News
May 1, 2019

The case for intrinsic cybersecurity

How to obtain the cost and performance benefits of open technology without exposure to cyberattack 

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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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In The News
March 20, 2019

What’s hiding in your critical controls?

Protecting the component supply chain against such infiltration requires authentication and traceability of every element of system hardware, and software through assembly and test.

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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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In The News
March 4, 2019

Manufacturing and process facility trends: Cybersecurity

Technology update: Cybersecurity remains a key concern for manufacturing and process facilities as explained in the media session at ARC Forum 2019.

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In The News
February 27, 2019

Last of ARC Industry Forum Interview Notes

Albert Rooyakkers, Bedrock Automation CEO, pointed to advances with Bedrock’s offering including “Zero Cost Software”, having an OSA Proxy, using MQTT Sparkplug-B secure, Role-Based access control, and a partnership with SI firm Wood Group.

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In The News
February 26, 2019

Bedrock-Wood Partnership Delivers Open Secure Automation

Bedrock Automation has established a partnership agreement with Wood

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In The News
February 14, 2019

Bedrock Automation Unveils Platform Strategy

Built on the same platform as Bedrock Automation’s OSA Remote controller, the forthcoming OSA Proxy is designed to intelligently isolate downstream control networks while securely connecting controller data to IT.

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In The News
February 6, 2019

Bedrock Automation introduces Bedrock OSA Proxy and Integrated Cirrus Link Sparkplug B protocol support

Bedrock Automation has announced offerings that extend intrinsic security to legacy automation, support secure MQTT messaging …

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In The News
February 5, 2019

Bedrock Automation, Wood partner to advance Open Secure Automation

Under the agreement, Wood’s automation and control group will deliver Bedrock Open Secure Automation (OSA) to its clients in energy and industrial markets.

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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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In The News
February 4, 2019

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

Bedrock Automation, has established a partnership agreement with Wood, a globally recognized integration provider.

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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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In The News
January 8, 2019

Bedrock’s Remote Controller Garners Achilles Certification

Bedrock Automation has received Achilles Level 2 certification on its OSA Remote controller from GE Digital (Wurldtech).

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In The News
January 8, 2019

Bedrock Automation receives cyber certification for SCADA product

Bedrock Automation, maker of the Bedrock Open Secure Automation System (OSA®), has received Achilles® Level 2 certification from GE Digital (Wurldtech) on its OSA Remote controller.

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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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In The News
January 2, 2019

A 2018 retrospective on control system cyber security – we aren’t as far along as many people think

There is at least one control system vendor that does have control of the supply chain as they have relationships with their chip and OS suppliers (Bedrock Automation).

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In The News
December 6, 2018

Guide Helps Users Evaluate ICS Life Cycle Costs

Bedrock Announces New White Paper: Industrial Control Systems Life Cycle Cost Analysis – Quantitative Evaluation

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In The News
December 6, 2018

2018 Product of the Year Award Winners Recognized

Gold Award Winner: Bedrock Automation seeks to remake industrial automation

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In The News
December 3, 2018

2018 Processing Breakthrough Products Awards Winners

Bedrock OSA Remote wins Processing breakthrough product award

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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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In The News
October 17, 2018

How processors can guard against cyberattacks

Albert Rooyakkers, founder and CEO of Bedrock Automation: “The single most effective step to protect process control networks is to build cyber protection into the control, I/O, power and other connected devices.”

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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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In The News
August 1, 2018

Hydrocarbon Processing Awards

BEST AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGY - Bedrock Automation, Open Secure Automation (OSA) Remote Controller

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In The News
August 1, 2018

Securing Open SCADA Systems for Pipeline Operations

Traditional SCADA systems on which many pipeline operators rely for operational control are vulnerable in at least three main areas: …

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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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In The News
July 18, 2018

New white paper from Bedrock Automation enables comparison and calculation of industrial control system life cycle costs

Bedrock Automation has announced the availability of the fifth in its series of white papers supporting implementation of Open Secure Automation (OSA).

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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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In The News
May 8, 2018

Bedrock Inks Deal With Wunderlich-Malec

System integrator, Wunderlich-Malec, signed a partner deal with Bedrock Automation in an effort to deliver cyber secure automation solutions.

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In The News
May 1, 2018
In The News
April 25, 2018

Tatsoft will authenticate the latest version of its SCADA software to the Bedrock control system root of trust.

Tatsoft announces authentication of its SCADA software to the Bedrock control system root of trusttsoft announces authentication of its SCADA software to the Bedrock control system root of trust

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In The News
April 25, 2018

Bedrock’s Security March Continues

Bedrock Automation continues its push to secure the manufacturing automation sector with two new offerings.

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In The News
April 24, 2018

Lower-cost, high performance controller introduced by Bedrock Automation

Bedrock Automation has introduced a lower-cost and high-performance controller that combines PLC, RTU and edge control; intrinsic cyber security; and universal I/O into a compact standalone module 

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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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In The News
April 17, 2018

Open Secure Automation Scales Down for Remote Control

Bedrock OSA Remote provides PLC, SCADA RTU and edge functionality in a smaller, standalone unit, along with the company’s intrinsic cybersecurity and universal I/O.

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In The News
April 17, 2018

Open, secure automation for low-cost remote PLC, SCADA RTU and edge control extended

Open, secure automation for low-cost remote PLC, SCADA RTU and edge control extended

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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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In The News
April 16, 2018

EDGE CONTROLLER COMBINES SCADA RTU, PLC & I/O IN ONE UNIT

Product provides secure, low-cost edge control for remote sites

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In The News
April 16, 2018

Bedrock Automation releases OSA Remote

Compact controller unifies PLC, RTU and edge control, intrinsic cybersecurity, and universal I/O

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In The News
April 1, 2018

Cyber-secure SCADA platform for Arkansas utility

Clarksville Light & Water (CLW) upgrades monitoring and control systems

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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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In The News
March 15, 2018
In The News
March 3, 2018

Is Your HMI/SCADA Network as Secure as You Think It Is?

ICONICS customers will be able to generate Certificate Signing Requests (CSRs) to be signed by the Bedrock Certificate Authority (CA).

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In The News
March 1, 2018

Bedrock Automation Releases Cybershield 3.0

Bedrock Automation releases a major firmware upgrade with advancements that make it easier for end users and developers to build control applications that are both open and secure …

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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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In The News
February 12, 2018

Bedrock Automation has announced the availability of Cybershield 3.0

Latest Bedrock firmware has advancements that help build control applications that are both open and secure.

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In The News
February 12, 2018

Inductive Automation creates Ignition onboard program

Bedrock recently announced an easy-to-deploy interface specification that enables Ignition users to leverage the security capabilities of OPC UA communications software.

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In The News
February 8, 2018

The Embedded Cybersecurity Trend

Though IT and software-based approaches to industrial cybersecurity will continue to be critical aspects of automation system security, embedded firmware-based approaches are playing a greater role.

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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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In The News
February 5, 2018

Bedrock Issues OPC UA SCADA Security Spec

By following the procedures outlined in the Bedrock SCADA Security Platform Specification, developers can upgrade any OPC UA compliant client into a secure OPC UA channel, across which users can exchange data between plant floor operations and SCADA applications

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In The News
February 5, 2018

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

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In The News
February 3, 2018

ICONICS Utilizes Bedrock Automation Root of Trust

ICONICS has announced an authentication method of its GENESIS64™ HMI/SCADA and building automation software suite via a control system root of trust provided through Bedrock Automation, based in San Jose, California.

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In The News
February 1, 2018

EMBEDDED ANOMALY DETECTION IMPROVES CYBERSECURITY

This company’s Open Secure Automation (OSA) products (photo) will now include intrinsic anomaly detection (AD) as standard integrated functionality.

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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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In The News
January 19, 2018

Report Spotlights ICS Cyber Security Vulnerabilities

Securing Industrial Control Systems - Best Practices, covers the threat landscape and presents a holistic approach to defending it, including assessing risk, physical security, network security, workstation and server security and the fundamentals of OSA.

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In The News
January 17, 2018

Embedded Cybersecurity to Include Anomaly Detection

Bedrock’s Open Secure Automation control system is getting an upgrade to help assure users that nobody is tampering with the automation.

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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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In The News
January 16, 2018

Interfaces lighten the load

Another benefit of simpler HMIs and prioritized data is deploying these capabilities further out in the field. For example, Lynchburg Regional Waste Treatment Plant in Lynchburg, Va., recently implemented controls with an integrated development environment (IDE) from Bedrock Automation to upgrade and control their dechlorination and stormwater remediation applications.

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In The News
January 16, 2018

Comprehensive ICS Cyber Security Best Practices White Paper

Securing Industrial Control Systems – Best Practices, covers the threat landscape and presents a holistic approach to defending it, including assessing risk, physical security, network security, workstation and server security, as well as the fundamentals of OSA.

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In The News
January 16, 2018

White paper discusses best practices for ICS cyber security

White paper on the cyber security vulnerabilities and defense of industrial control systems.

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In The News
December 21, 2017

Bedrock announces addition of Intrinsic Anomaly Detection to Bedrock OSA firmware

Bedrock Automation's Open Secure Automation (OSA) firmware will include intrinsic Anomaly Detection(AD).

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In The News
December 20, 2017

Bedrock Adds Anomaly Detection

Anomaly detection has been an ongoing trend throughout the manufacturing automation sector for the past few years and now a supplier that employs embedded cybersecurity throughout its system is now able to continuously monitor the controller’s network and system to detect intrusions and potential malicious behavior.

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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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In The News
September 29, 2017

2017 Vaaler Awards: Two Products Win Recognition

A control system and a suite of software applications earn the coveted honor

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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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In The News
September 26, 2017

Industrial Control System Secure By Design

Bedrock Automation has designed a system to be secure from all parts of the supply chain.

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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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In The News
September 19, 2017

Bedrock Automation helps City of Lynchburg, Virginia enhance control of wastewater treatment operations

Lynchburg, VA, city officials decided to run with the Bedrock Automation control system for its wastewater treatment operations.

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In The News
September 7, 2017

Pinnacle Midstream Inks Deal with Bedrock Automation

Pinnacle Midstream has entered into an agreement with Bedrock Automation to use the Bedrock™ control system as the automation platform for its crude oil receipt and delivery points.

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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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In The News
September 6, 2017

Midstream Oil and Gas Startup Secures Flow Control

Midstream Oil and Gas Startup Secures Flow Control

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In The News
July 29, 2017

Bedrock Secure Power Supply and Secure Lithium UPS Pass Rigorous EMP Test Protocol

Bedrock Secure Power Supply and Secure Lithium UPS Pass Rigorous EMP Test Protocol

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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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In The News
July 7, 2017

Bedrock announces MIL-STD-461E and IEC 61000 certification for UPS-500 and SPS-500 power supplies

Bedrock announces MIL-STD-461E and IEC 61000 certification for UPS-500 and SPS-500 power supplies

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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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In The News
June 19, 2017

Secure Power Supply and UPS Pass EMP Test

Bedrock Automation’s niche in the industrial control market has been made on building a unique, industrial-strength, secure system that ranges from the power supply and the I/O to the controller itself. Now add EMP resistance to that feature list.

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In The News
June 13, 2017

Bedrock Automation demonstrates cyber security firmware

At the 2017 Global Petroleum show, Bedrock Automation demonstrated its newly upgraded control system firmware that extends its intrinsic cyber security protection to upstream and midstream control networks, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and third-party applications. 

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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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In The News
June 1, 2017

Challenge of Operational Cybersecurity, Threats to Pipelines

It was December 2011. Unbeknownst to anyone, seemingly innocuous emails began showing up in the accounts of U.S. oil and gas pipeline controls engineers and technicians. 

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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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In The News
February 28, 2017

An Internet of Things as seen at ARC Industry Forum

The digital enterprise was the theme of the 21st annual ARC Industry Forum held in Orlando in February. As such, content and solutions related to the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) abounded.

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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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In The News
February 17, 2017

A Sharper Focus on the Edge

In the last year there has been a clear shift—not away from cloud computing entirely—but decidedly more toward the use of edge computing for Industrial Internet of Things applications.

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In The News
February 14, 2017

Bedrock Automation Upgrades Cybersecurity Protection

Bedrock Automation upgrades Cybershield 2.0 control system firmware that extends its intrinsic cyber security protection to networks, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and third-party applications.

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In The News
February 9, 2017

GETTING IT DONE FOR ELECTRIC, WATER & SEWER

Clarksville Light & Water Co. is going the extra mile on cybersecurity, installing new cyber-secure controllers from Bedrock Automation

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In The News
February 8, 2017

UBM Announces 2017 Golden Mousetrap Award Winners

Bedrock Automation wins DesignNews Golden Mousetrap Award

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In The News
February 1, 2017

Bedrock Releases Secure Discrete Output Module

Bedrock Automation released a cyber secure 20-channel discrete output (DO) module for its Bedrock OSA system.

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In The News
January 26, 2017

Jacobs and Bedrock Automation to Pursue Open Secure Automation Systems Opportunities

Bedrock Automation has signed a memorandum of agreement with Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services.

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In The News
December 1, 2016

2016 Processing Breakthrough Products Awards Winners

ICS power supplies are among the most failure-prone control system components, yet many users simply accept a far more frequent replacement cycle than other ICS modules.

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In The News
December 1, 2016

New in gas processing technology

Bedrock Automation has added an intelligent, standalone power supply to its growing line of scalable, secure control technologies.

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In The News
November 30, 2016

ICC 2016: Clarksville utilities automate securely

Most public utilities deliver basic power and water, and God bless them for doing it. However, a few go beyond their essential missions, and seek to further enhance the overall well-being and prosperity of their communities.

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In The News
November 2, 2016

Video shows controller surviving high-energy blasts …

Video shows controller surviving high-energy blasts ...

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In The News
September 21, 2016

AR Utility Selects Security Platform

Clarksville Light & Water (CLW), of Clarksville, Arkansas, is implementing the Bedrock Automation control system to monitor and control of its electric, water and wastewater utilities.

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In The News
September 14, 2016

Bedrock’s Cyber Secure Power Supply

With the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) making a push to become a bigger part of the manufacturing automation environment, being able to work in a secure environment should be something that is a given.

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In The News
September 1, 2016

Standalone Power Supply Assists with Industrial Internet of Things – Bedrock Automation – Facility Management Product Release

Bedrock Automation has added an intelligent, standalone power supply to its growing line of simple, scalable and secure control technologies.

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In The News
August 25, 2016

Controller Meets Tesla Coil

Automation controllers undergo a variety of tests to ensure their ability to withstand industrial environments. But this may be the first time a controller has been tested on a Tesla coil.

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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
June 29, 2016

Bedrock Passes EMP Test Protocol

Bedrock Automation’s Open Secure Automation (OSA) platform is in full compliance to Military Standard 461 (MIL-STD-461F) and International Electrical Commission 61000 (IEC 61000) for electromagnetic pulse (EMP) resistance.

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In The News
May 16, 2016

Programmable I/O can be a multitasking master

Software-configurable I/O saves on cabling, cabinets, hardware, labor and maintenance, but that's just the beginning.

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In The News
March 13, 2016

Consumer-Embedded Security Technology Comes to Industry

Security technology that has long proven itself in consumer goods is increasingly finding its way into industrial control and communications devices.

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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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