Ahead of SCADA 2017 we chat to Dr. Elena Sitnikova, Critical Infrastructure Protection Research Leader at the Australian Centre for Cyber Security.
Elena discusses the risks automation poses to SCADA legacy systems and highlights the points on internet of things (IoT) for industrial systems. She describes a shifting focus to cyber-physical systems that require balancing machine to machine interaction (M2M) towards human-machine interactions and delves into potential tools and solutions to protect networks from unauthorised access and attacks.
Ahead of the SCADA Summit 2018 we chat to Dr. Peter Prevos, Manager of Data Science at Coliban Water. In this article Peter chats to us about Coliban Water’s newly developed virtual tag system. These tags extract, analyse and report on data available through SCADA, providing Coliban Water with a clearer contextual backdrop for analysis.
Ahead of the SCADA Summit 2018 we chat to Mike Wassell, Operational Technology Services Manager at Sydney Water. In this article Mike discusses some of the challenges affecting modern SCADA operations and delves into the technologies and innovations Sydney Water is utilising to help build resilience and secure SCADA networks for the future.
Ahead of the SCADA Summit 2018 we chat to Jason Schurmann, Process Control Domain Security Expert and Technical Authority for the AU/NZ region at Shell QGC, one of Australia's leading natural gas producers.
Jason, who manages all aspects of cyber security for the automation systems of Shell QGC’s Upstream part of the business and provides assurance and support for midstream LNG plant explores the importance of network security and delves into the strategies which can help manage security threats and build resilience.