In 1982, long before a cybersecurity threat to control system networks was widely recognised, a Trojan horse attack on control system software reportedly caused a huge explosion in a Siberian gas pipeline.
Data sovereignty is a serious consideration for any organisation which stores its data outside of its own country because the data will be subject to the laws of the country in which it resides.
When Pete Walton and his associates founded PNE Controls eighteen months ago, their vision was to launch a modern, dynamic panel building company that would stand out from the rest.
Scott Bader was established in 1921 and today is a £227 million-pound global chemical company, employing more than 650 people worldwide.
With the role of SCADA changing within the industry, it pays for plant managers to become familiar with the trends that are shaping the development of next generation SCADA systems.