Inductive Automation Creates Ignition Onboard Program

Inductive Automation has announced the creation of its Ignition Onboard program. The program involves device manufacturers embedding Ignition and Ignition Edge software in the devices they manufacture. The program includes Ignition Onboard and Ignition Edge Onboard. Ignition by Inductive Automation is an

Bedrock Releases SCADA Security Platform Specification for OPC UA

Bedrock Automation has published a concise, easy-to-deploy interface specification that enables users and application developers to take advantage of the security capabilities of OPC UA communications software. By following the simple procedures outlined in the Bedrock SCADA Security Platform Specification, developers can

LiveData Utilities Introduces RTI Connect for InfluxDB

LiveData Utilities, a leader in smart grid integration technology, today introduced RTI Connect for InfluxDB, a time-series database for Operational Technology (OT). RTI Connect enables utilities to fulfill their customers’ demands for cost effective, high-performance time series data collection, analysis, publishing, logging

Five Benefits of Wireless vs. Wired Remote Monitoring Systems

By Scott Keller, President – SignalFire Telemetry, Inc. When first introduced to the industry, remote instrumentation was based on wired systems.  Today, wireless remote monitoring and control systems can simulate the architecture of wired systems using links to transmit data.  Offering substantial

Using SCADA Data for IIoT Just Became Much Easier

Bert Baeck, CEO, TrendMiner At times it seems hard to believe we’re already in the second decade of the 21st century; what is even harder to believe is that the majority of manufacturers are still only using technology that is at least 30

How IIoT and SCADA Systems are Melding Together

Dr Yair Poleg, PhD,  Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Ayyeka For more than 50 years, supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems have been at the forefront of monitoring industrial infrastructure through computerized means. Comprising a collection of cyber-secure, industrial-grade hardware and software to

Smart Grid Monitoring Q&A: The Power of Satellite Telemetry

Q&A with Reinaldo Burian, Application Engineer, Smart Grid ORBCOMM Utility companies are constantly seeking new ways to improve field data reliability and availability, so it’s no surprise that satellite is becoming the smart grid technology of choice where accurate, real-time information is