Resolving the Challenges of IT-OT Convergence in SCADA Systems

In the past data networks and computers have run isolated and completely independent networks, all with different objectives and requirements. On the computer side it’s known as Information Technology (IT). The data network/industrial control system/process control side is Operations Technology (OT). Running

Advantech Launches WebAccess/SCADA 8.3

Advantech’s IIoT iAutomation Group has launched WebAccess/SCADA 8.3 with improved performance and user satisfaction with the introduction of the new WebAccess Dashboard 2.0, a new mobile app, and other added features including improved MQTT protocol and driver support. The WebAccess/Dashboard 2.0 allows

China Pushing for Distributed Energy Resources

As markets and wholesale energy and retail grow in China, the Chinese government is looking for ways to deploy renewable energy with a heavy emphasis on distributed power generation. This will create opportunities for distributed energy resources (DER) for stakeholders. From the