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Cyber Security & Standards

New OT Cyber Security Training and Information Resources Now Available from Bedrock

June 25, 2020
Robert Bergman

Bedrock Automation is announcing that the OT cyber security resources developed over the past few months are now available for free download, including the following:


ON DEMAND: Empowering Power for the Digital Age
Shawn Hatton, Senior Field Automation Specialist, Bedrock Automation


The benefits of smarter, interconnected devices are becoming more apparent every day and with that, their need for continuous, reliable power. Control systems, flow meters, transmitters, actuators, VFDs and other field devices are increasingly gathering strategic data that can be analyzed for cost savings and other process improvements.


But if random power transients, inclement weather, cyberattack, or other forces breach the power signals on which they depend, all data is lost. Additionally, disrupting process continuity can put expensive connected equipment in jeopardy. This webinar explores the need to distribute power to the edge, the rewards of doing so, and how power supply digital architectures are evolving to reduce costs and to empower the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).


Download here.


Expanded Power Checklists


As part of the May 7, 2020, / Bedrock Automation webinar titled “Empowering Power for the Digital Age,” Bedrock Automation’s Shawn Hatton presented a 12-point New Power Checklist. The checklist was intended to provide webinar participants with a high-level overview of key features of modern industrial power to consider as they seek to save money with power systems that are smart, powerful, rugged, secure, and able to leverage the potential of the IIoT.


Due to many requests for more details, Bedrock has published an expanded 12-point checklist that includes details that Shawn discussed during the webinar. Also, Bedrock has published an exhaustive 62-point checklist for those interested in a deeper dive.


Open Secure Automation (OSA) Video Training Series


ARC Podcast


In this discussion with ARC Analyst Rick Rys, Bedrock Founder, CEO and CTO Albert Rooyakkers explains how an automation system can be both open and secure.


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Cyber Security & Standards

Preview: How Open Secure Automation Reduces Upstream and Midstream Costs

November 23, 2020
Robert Bergman

AMG World – Oil & Gas Automation and Technology Week   Abstract   It is estimated that automation and digitalization […]

Cyber Security & Standards

Evolving to More Open, Secure and Integrated Automation

November 23, 2020
Robert Bergman

Bedrock Fellow Sam Galpin was one of 10 automation experts collaborating in the development of Automation World’s 2020 PRODUCT SELECTION […]

Cyber Security & Standards

Ransomware Contingency Planning for ICS

November 23, 2020
Robert Bergman

As we have discussed elsewhere, ransomware attacks on ICS are on the rise and the OT data and functions hosted […]