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Application Performance Monitoring / APM
Paessler tailors network monitoring for OT environments
Paessler has strengthened its network monitoring solution with new capabilities that provide oversight or IT infrastructure and operational technology (OT) data insights.
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Digital Transformation
Operational technology catches up with digital transformation
In part one of a three-part series, Nozomi Networks cybersecurity strategist Vincent Liu explains why organisations need to use cybersecurity to balance the risks of converging IT and operational technology (OT).
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SD-WAN
Fortinet launches first Secure SD-WAN for operational technology environments
FortiGate Rugged 60F and FortiGate Rugged 60F include built-in LTE next-generation firewalls and are built for non-environmentally controlled sites.
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Internet of Things
Forescout expands integrations with partner solutions
Expanded partnerships and integrations with Splunk, CrowdStrike and CyberArk allow for better IT and OT security posture for joint customers.
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Cybersecurity
Claroty adds remote incident management to OT security capabilities
Claroty updated its platform to help cybersecurity teams detect, investigate, and respond to security incidents within OT networks - no matter where team members are located.
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Industrial IoT
OT networks warned of vulnerabilities in CodeMeter software
Manufacturers using the Wibu-Systems CodeMeter third-party licence management solution are being urged to remain vigilant and to urgently update the solution to CodeMeter version 7.10.
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Internet of Things
New Aruba solution unifies networks to provide ‘hyper-awareness’
The enhanced Edge Services Platform unifies IoT, IT, and OT networks into one platform that integrates with Aruba partner technologies.
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Cybersecurity
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams – Who is Claroty?
Its focus is on simplifying OT availability, reliability, and safety for a more secure working environment – without requiring downtime or dedicated teams.
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Cloud
VPN vulnerabilities pose serious risk to OT Networks
The vulnerabilities affect three industrial VPN servers and clients.
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Cybersecurity
Four tips for organisations to help future-proof their OT security strategy
IT and OT networks are founded on different and often conflicting priorities, making IT-OT security challenging for businesses. Only when the needs of both environments are thoroughly understood can digital convergence be successful.
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Enterprise security
Claroty Platform updates include improved OT security controls
Claroty has released updates to its Claroty Platform in order to bring more operational technology (OT) security controls in a single solution.
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Internet of Things
Embracing zero trust for IoT and OT: a fundamental mind shift
Security architects are being forced to re-examine the concept of identity, with many turning to a zero trust security model to provide a better architecture in protecting their sensitive resources.
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Infrastructure
IT pros fear threats to critical infrastructure, report shows
IT professionals are concerned about operational technology (OT) security and attacks on critical infrastructure, with a number of people saying the responsibility lies with government, according to a new report.
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Cybersecurity
Five questions organisations should ask when evaluating an asset management solution
Asset management solutions are imperative for business security, and choosing the right solution that is tailored to business requirements, will determine its success.
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Risk
Top 10 operational risks for executives in 2020
It is crucial for businesses to design and implement effective risk management capabilities and response mechanisms to maintain agility and resilience.
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Internet of Things
Forescout updates security platform to support more high-risk devices
Forescout has updated its security platform to provide more protection against devices across an IT ecosystem, as well as internet of things (IoT) and operational technology (OT) systems.
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Artificial Intelligence
Air NZ trials computer vision AI for faster aircraft turns
Assaia’s Apron AI technology includes computer vision AI-equipped cameras, which capture key aircraft turn activities and predict future operational needs.
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Gartner
Enlighten recognised by Gartner, nod to growing demand for optimisation solutions
“At Enlighten, our mission is to continue to educate the market about our robust MBWFO solution, and the advantages of enhancing productivity through more visible performance metrics.”
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Digital Transformation
Digitally transform without fear with consistent security policies
DX carries increased risk, especially as organisations extend their network operations further afield with Operational Technology (OT) and tap into new opportunities with 5G.
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Cybersecurity
Frost & Sullivan names Radiflow leader in IT/OT security for smart buildings
Company highlighted for delivering superior cybersecurity solution for smart building operators combined with attractive MSSP partnerships.
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Cybersecurity
IT & OT convergence brings new cyber risks to industrial sector
IT and operational technology (OT) are on a journey to convergence, but that convergence must be managed with caution in order to manage cybersecurity risks that go with it. 
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IoT security
CyberX launches automated threat extraction platform
Unlike other traditional threat intelligence, Ganymede focuses on IoT/ICS/OT-specific threat intelligence for industrial and critical infrastructure organisations.
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Edge Computing
HPE announces new offerings to drive intelligent edge adoption
New IoT and edge offerings and a partner program are aimed at accelerating the deployment of personalised digital experiences and smart operations.
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Palo Alto Networks
Radiflow’s OT security app now available on Cortex by Palo Alto Networks
The app enables customers to leverage their Palo Alto Networks investment and subscribe to value-added OT-specific risk scoring and threat detection services