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Smart Grid May 11, 2022

How do microgrids relate to the National Electrical Code?

Learn about the applicable code sections relating to microgrids and interconnected sources within NFPA 70

By Andria Odrowski, Dan Webb, Nick DeCoster
Smart Grid January 4, 2022

Putting the IT and OT into security

Between IT, OT and IoT, there are many “T”s to cross to keep your company safe from cyberattacks.

By Coleman Wolf
Smart Grid November 28, 2021

On the road to security convergence

Security convergence—that utopian state where two historically distinct security functions, physical and information, come together to work in united peace and harmony to protect people, property, and information.

By Dan Burgoyne
As cybercriminals become more stealthy by using access to internet of things (IoT) devices to eventually breach sensitive data, information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) teams need to work more closely to prevent attacks. Courtesy: ESD
Smart Grid August 26, 2021

Cooperation is key to curbing cyber threats

The growing proliferation of connected devices demands a more robust security routine.

By Bryan Bennett
Courtesy: ESD
Smart Grid August 19, 2021

Ransomware Attack: What Is Your Building Worth to You?

As cybercriminals find increasingly devious ways to infiltrate building systems, facility owners, operators and managers need to invest in better cybersecurity measures.

By Bryan Bennett
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
Smart Grid July 14, 2021

Cybersecurity needs for connected building systems

Connected building systems offer exciting opportunities for the industry, but they also bring cybersecurity risks designers and manufacturers may not expect.

By Wayne Stewart
Courtesy: Cincinnati Incorporated/Steve Rourke, CFE Media and Technology
Smart Grid May 20, 2021

Six steps for cyberattack incident response planning

Developing a strong cyberattack incident response plan requires a thorough examination of everything from building a response team to actually testing out the plan and ensuring it works.

By Velta Technology
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
Smart Grid April 15, 2021

How to approach IoT cybersecurity for smart buildings

The Internet of Things (IoT) requires a sound strategy when applying it to smart buildings because of the many different systems that need to be connected.

By Erin Anderson
Courtesy: MediTechSafe
Smart Grid March 12, 2021

Mitigating OT cybersecurity risks, enforcing best practices

Cybersecurity is becoming a major problem for operational technology (OT) users and can affect people in surprising and unexpected ways. See example and four questions to ask when developing an OT cybersecurity plan.

By MediTechSafe
Smart Grid March 2, 2021

Introducing Industrial Cybersecurity Pulse

Industrial Cybersecurity Pulse is a new website dedicated to educating and informing engineers about the latest challenges and developments relating to cybersecurity, information/operational technology (IT/OT), the cloud and more. Check it out!

By CFE Media