Resources for ICS Cybersecurity


October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), and throughout the month we will share various resources. In this feature, we share links to additional resources for Industrial Control System (ICS) Cybersecurity from Rockwell Automation, as well as standards and best practices from ISA, DHS and NIST. Vendors and Products Rockwell Automation: Rockwell Automation offers industrial … Continue reading Resources for ICS Cybersecurity

Industrial Security Advisory Index


October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), and throughout the month we will share various resources. One valuable, and free, resource from Rockwell Automation is their Industrial Security Advisory Index. What is the Industrial Security Advisory Index? This Industrial Security Advisory Index is a publicly available resource and subscription service that points to specific Rockwell … Continue reading Industrial Security Advisory Index

New Push-In Terminal Blocks Improve Connections and Simplify Panel Design


Rockwell Automation has introduced a new family of terminal blocks that improves wiring efficiency and the quality of connections. The Allen-Bradley Bulletin 1492-P series push-in terminal blocks offer reliable connections, increased time savings and less operator maintenance for an improved wiring environment. In the past, spring-clamp, screw terminal blocks with unsecured wires left potential for loose connections. … Continue reading New Push-In Terminal Blocks Improve Connections and Simplify Panel Design

New Rockwell Automation GuardShield light curtains


The rise of robots has ushered in an increased demand for light curtains that provide a safe work environment between the robotic work cells and the rest of the plant. The Allen-Bradley GuardShield 450L safety light curtain system from Rockwell Automation is a flexible, cost-effective solution that enhances safety while improving productivity through innovative transceiver technology. “Users … Continue reading New Rockwell Automation GuardShield light curtains

Educating for a Career in Cybersecurity


  As part of raising awareness during National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), each week in October we will feature a topic centered around the theme “our shared responsibility.”  This week we feature the growing need for cybersecurity professionals, and how to promote cybersecurity as a career path. THERE WILL BE 3.5 MILLION CYBERSECURITY JOB OPENINGS … Continue reading Educating for a Career in Cybersecurity

Smart Manufacturing the Comic Book


Want to learn more about smart manufacturing, IoT and augmented reality can all come together on the factory floor? Check out this Smart Manufacturing Comic Book and partnering Smart Manufacturing app. PTC and Rockwell Automation have collaborated to create a Smart Manufacturing comic book and app to showcase how augmented reality, IoT, and additive manufacturing … Continue reading Smart Manufacturing the Comic Book