IT Security Outsourced IT

Extended Internet of Things

What is the Extended Internet of Things? The Extended Internet of Things (XIoT) is defined by Claroty as “a holistic umbrella term that encompasses all cyber-physical devices connected to the internet.”1 An organization’s XIoT can include a variety of cyber-physical systems serving various functions such as industrial (operational technology [OT] and industrial control systems [ICS]), […]

Application Security IT Security Outsourced IT

Cybersecurity for Operational Technology

What is Cybersecurity for Operational Technology? Operational technology (OT) encompasses a broad range of programmable systems or devices that interact with physical environment (or manage devices that interact with the physical environment.)1 These systems and devices detect or cause a direct change through the monitoring and/or control of devices, processes, and events. Examples of OT […]