Export and Cyber Compliance

WTIC Talks Cybersecurity with CCAT and State

WTIC Talks Cybersecurity with CCAT and State

WTIC hosted CCAT and the state cyber chief on June 16 for the Saturdays with Steve Parker broadcast.  On hand were (counterclockwise from front) Chief Administrative Officer Natalie Real, Chief Technology Officer Tom Maloney and Communications Director Silvio Albino – all from the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Steve Parker…

NEMA White Paper Helps Electrical and Medical Imaging Manufacturers Minimize Cybersecurity Risks

(Retrofit Magazine, 5/22/18) The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has published NEMA CPSP 2-2018 Cyber Hygiene Best Practices, which outlines industry best practices and guidelines for electrical equipment and medical imaging manufacturers to raise their level of cybersecurity sophistication in manufacturing facilities and engineering processes. “This paper follows seven fundamental principles,” says…

Manufacturing security: Preventing and mitigating cyber attacks

Manufacturing security: Preventing and mitigating cyber attacks

(Internet of Business, 5/18/18) A lethal cocktail of legacy systems, poor processes, and weak security is putting the manufacturing industry at unnecessary risk of cyber attack. Any assault on the sector, or on an individual company, could have wide-ranging consequences for factories, customers, partners, and the wider economy. On top…

Manufacturers will be early adopters of AI-enabled IoT: GlobalData

Manufacturers will be early adopters of AI-enabled IoT: GlobalData

(Cio.in, 5/7/18) Manufacturing in Malaysia is embracing ‘Industry 4.0’, which involves the integration of digital and physical technologies to improve business processes, operations, productivity, growth and innovation. Unlike previous eras, ‘Industry 4.0’ looks to create new business models and enhance existing ones, says leading data and analytics company GlobalData. According…

Report: Industrial sector must make security top priority in digital transformation

(SecurityBrief Europe, 5/6/18) The industrial sector cannot afford to wait until they refresh their entire asset fleet before they secure operations – in fact, they must start today. Research conducted by Honeywell and LNS Research says that despite many organisations’ plans to explore digital transformation projects, the adoption of cybersecurity…

How airplane crash investigations can improve cybersecurity

(The Conversation, 2/21/18) While some countries struggle with safety, U.S. airplane travel has lately had a remarkable safety record. In fact, from 2014 through 2017, there were no fatal commercial airline crashes in the U.S. But those years were fraught with other kinds of trouble: Security breaches and electronic espionage affected nearly every adult in…

CCAT Brochure Available Online

CCAT Brochure Available Online

The new Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology brochure is now available online. This publication includes an overview of our Advanced Manufacturing Center, Education & Workforce Development, Energy, and Export & Cyber Compliance. Contact us with any questions regarding what CCAT may be able to offer you and your business.