SA’s industrial challenge Smart Cybersecurity Handbook 2022 The rapidly increasing uptake of artificial intelligence, machine learning and the Internet of Things in manufacturing, makes production facilities extremely vulnerable to malevolent actors.
Securing smart devices in OT environments Issue 8 2021, Cyber Security, Security Services & Risk Management The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) gives devices a link to the Internet so that users can interact with them in realtime, draw and analyse data for statistical or predictive analysis.
Paying for experience, not assets Issue 8 2021, IT infrastructure, Security Services & Risk Management Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) has emerged as a feasible option that maintains crucial infrastructure such as IT, power consumption and business continuity while organisations focus on their core business.
AI-powered hardhat detection Issue 8 2020, Hikvision South Africa, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring Hardhats save lives, but only if people wear them. Intelligent, AI-powered hardhat cameras are helping to ensure workers in dangerous locations stay safe at all times.
Cybersecurity for operational technology: Part 3 Issue 7 2021, Cyber Security According to a recent World Economic Report, the Covid-19 pandemic has increased our reliance on the global supply chain, while the Internet has accelerated the digitisation of business processes.
Security for operational technology: Part 2 Issue 6 2021, Editor's Choice, Cyber Security The recent cyber-attack on Transnet is a wake-up call that South African companies are not immune from cyber threats. The incident impacted logistics on a national scale.
How safe are our factories? Issue 5 2021, Cyber Security In this, the first part of a series on cybersecurity for operational technology, Bryan Baxter asks how safe our factories are from cyber threats.
Securing industrial control systems Issue 4 2021 The increase in connectivity among OT devices and systems helps keep your critical industrial processes up to date and running smoothly, but it also risks exposing all your OT-related devices and facilities.
Gijima and Cattron to deliver intelligent solutions Issue 4 2021, Gijima Specialised Solutions (GSS), News, Integrated Solutions South African ICT provider, Gijima, has entered into a partnership agreement with Cattron, a provider of high-performance, intelligent control solutions, as part of Gijima’s quest to expand its horizons.
Edge computing for manufacturers Issue 9 2020, Schneider Electric South Africa In the years since cloud computing, another phenomenon has taken over which promises to overcome the drawbacks of off-site data processing: edge computing.
Industrial fire safety Issue 4 2020, Technoswitch Fire Detection & Suppression Industrial settings are high-risk environments in general, but the risk of fire in these locations is always a top concern.
Cyber risks drive convergence 1 October 2019, Integrated Solutions What makes industry sectors such as manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, oil and gas and transportation particularly vulnerable to cyberattacks it?s their reliance on operational technology.
Safely safeguarding chemical facilities CCTV Handbook 2019, Wisenet CCTV - Hanwha Techwin, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring Wisenet T series explosion-proof and stainless steel cameras customised for industrial facilities provide pre-emptive protection not only for facility assets but also for employees and the nearby community.
Corporate SA not in love with 4IR 1 August 2019, Integrated Solutions The technologies that make up the so-called fourth industrial revolution (4IR) have yet to be adopted with any enthusiasm by South African enterprises.