Industrie 4.0

How do you best manage the harmonics created by variable frequency drives? An interview with two subject matter experts with a focus on critical buildings. Variable frequency drives (VFDs) are increasingly integrated in industrial IoT and critical power environments.  Research indicates that the VFD market is growing due to ongoing...
The 6 Biggest Cybersecurity Risks Facing the Utilities Industry
A look at cybersecurity in the utilities industry and findings from a 2019 ABI Research paper looking into the cybersecurity risks in utility industrial control systems with data on smart infrastructure investments and the gap with cybersecurity initiatives. By 2023, connected utility infrastructure will have essentially doubled in size, exposing...
Industrial cybersecurity is years behind general IT security and standards pose a challenge for IoT cybersecurity. These are two out of eight trends identified in the TÜV Rheinland Cybersecurity Trends 2019 report. The existential question for many companies will be whether they can manage the security challenges in the digital...