8220;We decided to launch the online survey to gather insight about the future of SCADA
, and the effect the new technology is having on SCADA
systems like the cloud,” stated Nelissen.
Stuxnet is a highly sophisticated designer-virus that wreaks havoc with SCADA
system, and the Stuxnet virus is thought to have caused severe damage to Iranian uranium enrichment facilities which reportedly set back the nation's nuclear program several years.
With the real-time capabilities of the SCADA
software, flashing lamps on a switchgear annunciator panel also flash on the SCADA
display allowing real-time notification of system anomalies.
systems are capable of handling thousands of signals every second.
For many SCADA
networks, implementing a monitoring system that includes visibility of remote isolated sites is cost prohibitive or impossible.
systems generally provide server-thin client remote access, allowing any type of PC or other similar device to remotely access the main SCADA
The entire solution is implemented non-intrusively with an existing SCADA
Simply put, a manager wants to ensure the SCADA
system is capable of dealing with as many threats as possible.
Increase in the number of process automation industries has helped boost the SCADA
Based Control System market.
The common inclination is to convert the existing SCADA
graphics, with which the controllers are already familiar, to minimize changes, save money and reduce training time.
Current/future plans for connecting SCADA
, EMS and DMS to existing systems.
Last month, FPUD's board unanimously agreed to offer a three-year contract to SCADA
Integrations, which is based in Carlsbad, for up to $75,000 annually.