ISA Interchange

Welcome to the official blog of the International Society of Automation (ISA).

This blog covers numerous topics on industrial automation such as operations & management, continuous & batch processing, connectivity, manufacturing & machine control, and Industry 4.0.

IoT Security in the COVID-19 Pandemic

The pandemic has changed our lives in many ways. Not only have we changed our work behavior and cult...
Shiv Kataria Oct 5, 2021 5:30:00 AM

Securing Industrial Networks: It’s a Journey

When I meet with manufacturers, I usually hear some version of the following: “We’re digitizing to g...
Vikram Sharma Aug 24, 2021 5:30:00 AM

How to Implement Secure, Remote Access to an Industrial Automation System

Remote access to local programmable logic controllers (PLCs), human machine interfaces (HMIs), and o...
Jonathan Griffith Feb 24, 2020 7:42:39 AM

Webinar Recording: How to Build and Secure Reliable Industrial Control Systems

  This guest blog post was written by Alex Tarter, Ph.D., technical director of cybersecurity at Ult...
Contributing Authors Sep 14, 2015 10:42:01 AM

Top 10 Differences Between ICS and IT Cybersecurity

This post was written by by Lee Neitzel, senior engineer at Emerson Automation Solutions and Bob Hub...
Contributing Authors Dec 10, 2014 10:42:56 AM

Why You Need to Increase Security for Legacy OPC Servers

This guest blog post was written by Lee Neitzel, senior engineer at Emerson Automation Solutions. po...
Contributing Authors Sep 29, 2014 10:42:40 AM

How Do You Balance Connectivity with Security on the Plant Floor?

This guest post is authored by Jim Flagg, systems architect for Polytron. 
Contributing Authors Feb 5, 2014 10:42:25 AM

Leveraging DoD Wireless Security Standards for Automation and Control

This guest blog post was written by Thurston Brooks, vice president of product marketing, Ultra Elec...
Contributing Authors Sep 4, 2013 10:42:20 AM

How to Protect Water and Wastewater Facilities from Cyberattack

  This guest post was authored by David Mattes, director of engineering at VMWare.
Contributing Authors Jul 10, 2013 10:42:51 AM

13 Ways Through an Industrial Firewall: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

This article was written by Andrew Ginter, vice president of industrial security at Waterfall Securi...
Contributing Authors Jul 8, 2013 3:15:32 PM

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