by Jared Weiner | 01/07/2019
Cybersecurity is particularly critical for industrial systems due to the potentially life-threatening consequences of system failures as compared to other classes of connected systems. Combined with the financial and operational implications of stopped manufacturing lines—lost production, scheduling delays, scrap, overhead—the consequences of even a temporary disruption can be disastrous. While manufacturers and automation suppliers alike have become increasingly mindful of industrial cybersecurity concerns, the skill and effectiveness of industrial organizations in addressing these concerns remain a work in progress:
In light of the intensifying challenges (and heightened prioritization) of cybersecurity among industrial organizations, VDC is excited to begin work on a new research program designed to provide a complete quantitative and qualitative analysis of the global market for industrial cybersecurity software and services.
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