ABB and other leaders in the field of industrial cybersecurity have joined together in a new alliance to provide a technical and organisational framework for safe and secure operational technology (OT). The Operational Technology Cyber Security Alliance (OTCSA) aims to bridge dangerous gaps in security for OT and critical infrastructures and industrial control systems (ICS). … Continue reading New cybersecurity alliance forms to develop OT guidelines
Written by Bob Murphy, SVP, Connected Enterprises Consulting at Rockwell Automation. Digital transformation has the potential to address many of the challenges facing the manufacturing industry today. A study conducted by LNS Research on the current state of industrial transformation revealed that 28 per cent of companies embarking on industrial transformation programmes are actively reaping … Continue reading Is your digital transformation programme supporting your operations and enterprise goals?
Job search website SEEK has released new data on Australia’s top-paying industries and occupations.
According to a study released by Ponemon Institute, 80 per cent of IoT apps are not tested for vulnerabilities, and there is a lack of urgency to address these vulnerabilities.
The fourth industrial revolution brings us the convergence of effectively unlimited computer power, ever-smarter artificial intelligence (AI) and globalisation. These technologies will combine to challenge our understanding of what it means to be a worker, and even what it means to be human.
The world’s information security practitioners have given global cyber security readiness a “C-” average with an overall score of 70 per cent, according to a new report from Tenable Network Security.
A revolutionary and emerging class of energy-harvesting computer systems require neither a battery nor a power outlet to operate, instead operating by harvesting energy from their environment.
NEC Corporation has announced the global release of a new Express5800/A2000 Series of enterprise servers for Windows and Linux operating systems.
University of Washington researchers have introduced a new way of communicating that allows devices such as brain implants, contact lenses, credit cards and smaller wearable electronics to talk to everyday devices such as smartphones and watches.
Virtualisation is an innovative technology that has changed the way businesses work with IT. The virtualising of servers, networks, and storage is now highly commoditised, and businesses of all sizes have adopted it.
As part of its exhibition at GTC 2016, BIOS IT is showcasing BIOS ANNA, which the company claims is the world’s fastest deep learning training accelerator.
Organisations Must Act Now to Address the Human Capital Dilemma with Technology to Attract, Engage and Support the Next-Gen Workforce to Fuel Growth While millennials are expected to account for 75% of the global workforce by 2025, business executives are not thinking too much about recruiting millennials. This is one key insight stemming from a … Continue reading Research finds technology leaders overlooking millennials
The Thomson Electrak HD actuator, now available from Treotham Automation, is described as the next generation heavy duty linear actuator. Said to provide the best on-board controls currently available in electric linear actuators, eliminating the need for standalone controls, the actuator offers advanced performance and superior environmental protection. The higher power and longer stroke lengths … Continue reading Heavy duty linear actuator
Oracle has released the StorageTek Virtual Storage Manager (VSM) 7 System, a secure and scalable solution for data protection of mainframe and heterogeneous systems. The software also provides fully automated native tiering straight to a public cloud.
Just like cables, switches and routers, the Domain Name System (DNS) is a critical component in business data networks. Every organisation needs a functioning DNS to allow proper routing of traffic and to maintain everything from email systems to public-facing websites.
Telstra has launched its first software-defined networking products for Australian customers, developed with Cisco, that lets businesses instantly deploy and configure services over Telstra’s networks.
Cisco has announced Digital Network Architecture (DNA), an open, extensible and software driven architecture for digital business.
Gartner has highlighted the top 10 Internet of Things (IoT) technologies that should be on every organisation’s radar through the next two years.
Backplane Systems Technology has released InduKey’s TKV-084-FIT-Touch-IP65-MGEH Series of Stainless Steel Keyboards with Integrated Touchpads.
Backplane Systems Technology has announced the Nuvo-3616VR, a surveillance platform that integrates 16 PoE+ ports, an i7 CPU and RAID in a compact, fanless chassis.