Melting Blog: Security & Research

What's trending in the world of digitalization and automation? The COPA-DATA blog about the fusion of OT and IT with zenon.

Cybersecurity measures

By Reinhard Mayr

Reinhard Mayr explains why a secure web gateway is crucial for industry to combat rising cyber threats.

A new way to manage updates and patches

By Reinhard Mayr

Reinhard Mayr, Head of Information Security, explains, how to automate and easily integrate new components, updates or patches with the ondeso platform by keeping your equipment up and running.

The latest measures in industrial cyber security

By Reinhard Mayr

Let's check out why we think Research cooperation's in the area of OT Security are important

The building blocks to a secure network

By Reinhard Mayr

Reinhard Mayr, Head of Information Security, explains, why building a secure architecture in your plant is key for securing digital processes.

A step away from VPN

By Garry Forfar

Let's discuss why the energy industry is looking for alternatives for VPN and why they cannot offer the scale of required protection needed against today’s complex environment.

Weak links in smart factories

By Reinhard Mayr

Security expert Reinhard Mayr explains, why asset management is critical for ensuring security in industrial infrastructure and production plants.

Secure in the knowledge

By Reinhard Mayr

When managing security remotely, knowledge is power. Let's explore how automation software is vital for protecting the security of previously-isolated systems.

Tightening IoT security with software

By Martyn Williams

Let's see how software is playing an important role in securing networks of information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) in the energy industry.

The optimist’s view on the future of work

By Martyn Williams

Released at the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2018, the ‘Readiness for the Future of Production’ report highlights Britain as one of 25 countries in a positive position to benefit from Industry 4.0.