IIoT and Industrial Cybersecurity Solutions for Food and Agriculture Companies

Food and Agriculture

The Food and Agriculture sector faces unique challenges in securing operations and ensuring safety throughout production Intellectual property spans the product recipe, production process and data areas and directly relates to quality, quantity. Adding to this the multi-vendor nature of specialized machinery and a complex, yet interconnected supply chain of goods, services and support and the risks to disruption or damage from an operational or cyber incident can have dramatic effects on health and well being of customers and corporate liability and reputation. With the vast number of control systems required to interact and coordinate to successfully produce products, connectivity of devices and systems continues to increase. When control system networks can be monitored, connectivity issues can be more quickly isolated, complex configurations can be validated and data flows can be visualized, all to help reduce cyber risks and help ensure ongoing efficiency, productivity and safety.