SOURCE: Real-Time Innovations (RTI)

Real-Time Innovations (RTI)

November 11, 2014 16:31 ET

RTI Presents "Four Keys to Securing Distributed Control Systems and the Industrial IoT" Complimentary Webinar

Attendees Will Discuss the New Data Distribution Service (DDS) Security Standard Designed for the IIoT

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 11, 2014) - Real-Time Innovations (RTI), the real-time Industrial Internet of Things communications platform company, today announced it is hosting a complimentary webinar, "Four Keys to Securing Distributed Control Systems and the Industrial IoT." Control systems are at the core of critical infrastructure and industrial applications. These include the power grid, medical devices, manufacturing systems, transportation infrastructure, cars and defense systems.

Because of their essential role and the value of the information they exchange, these systems must be protected from both espionage and sabotage. This is becoming even more imperative as the enabling devices are increasingly connected into the Industrial Internet of Things to improve efficiency and availability. Securing control systems is particularly challenging because security cannot come at the expense of other fundamental requirements, including reliability, real-time performance, autonomy and interoperability.

This webinar will introduce the new Data Distribution Service (DDS) Security standard, the first standard designed to address security for mission-critical real-time systems. David Barnett, VP of Products & Markets at RTI, will review how the DDS standard provides authentication, confidentiality and access control while still satisfying demanding reliability and performance requirements. He will also discuss how DDS Security can be easily incorporated into existing systems regardless of whether or not they already use DDS.

Additional details on the event can be found below.

Event Details

What: "Four Keys to Securing Distributed Control Systems and the Industrial IoT" complimentary webinar
When: Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. PT/11:00 a.m. ET
Who: David Barnett, Vice President of Products & Markets, RTI 

For more information and to register for this free event, please visit: http://bit.ly/1tAc2Lm

About RTI

RTI provides the communications platform for the Industrial Internet of Things.

Our RTI Connext® messaging software forms the core nervous system for smart, distributed applications. RTI Connext allows devices to intelligently share information and work together as one integrated system. RTI was named "The Most Influential Industrial Internet of Things Company" in 2014 by Appinions and published in Forbes.

Our customers span the breadth of the Internet of Things, including medical, energy, mining, air traffic control, trading, automotive, unmanned systems, industrial SCADA, naval systems, air and missile defense, ground stations, and science. The total value of system designs that trust RTI for their fundamental architecture exceeds $1 trillion.

RTI is committed to open standards, open community source and open architecture. RTI provides the leading implementation of the Object Management Group (OMG) Data Distribution Service (DDS) standard.

RTI is the world's largest embedded middleware provider, privately held and headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.

RTI, Real-Time Innovations, RTI Data Distribution Service, Connext and 1RTI are registered trademarks or trademarks of Real-Time Innovations, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective companies.

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