One of the biggest costs in a water treatment facility is an overlooked one - the communications network. Options include monthly cellular plans or building out your own network. But what are the downsides, including cybersecurity challenges, and do the benefits outweigh the risks?
This webcast will cover alternative wireless networking technologies and secure remote access. Topics will include cost analysis of private broadband networks versus a monthly cellular-connected network, a review of communication options most suitable for water/wastewater applications, and real-world case studies. Finally, options for securely accessing water plant IEDs remotely will be covered from both a practical and cybersecurity perspective.
Key takeaways include:
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SOURCE: Siemens Process Instrumentation