To stay competitive and better facilitate automation, factories have embraced the industrial internet of things (IIoT). With this new flow of information over the web comes the need to identify and secure sensitive data across a complex supply chain to mitigate risk.
The flow of information back and forth from a multitude of interconnected devices to support business analytics initiatives makes for many possible cyberattack entry points.
Increased demand for data to live at the edge without datacenter security leaving data exposed.
Small footprint instruments with restricted memory and processing capabilities still require comprehensive data protection and security.