industrial automation

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industrial automation

Making products under the control of computers and programmable controllers. Manufacturing assembly lines as well as stand-alone machine tools (CNC machines) and robotic devices fall into the industrial automation category. See OPC, discrete manufacturing, process control, PLC, DCS and PAC.
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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 14, 2019-: Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2025 | Key Players: Symantec, Fireeye, Fortinet
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American power management firm Eaton has won a contract to provide power distribution and industrial control systems for a planned waste treatment plant in Gaza, Palestine.
A cybersecurity expert has warned of potential threats against old devices in industrial control systems, which are used in the operations of critical infrastructure in the industrial sector such as in energy, water, and transportation services.
About one in six targeted industrial control systems or Internet of Things (IoT) devices.
About 1 in 6 targeted industrial control systems or Internet of Things (IoT) devices.
About I in 6 targeted industrial control systems or Internet of Things devices.
Belden, a global provider of signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, and its Tripwire brand announced a strategic partnership with Claroty, a provider of cybersecurity for industrial control networks, the company said.

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