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Phoenix Contact and Innominate to Share Cyber Security Advice at Free Conference in Houston, June 2-4
Phoenix Contact USA Posted 03/03/2015
Industrial engineers can learn essential information about today’s ever-changing cyber threats at the mGuard User Conference 2015, June 2-4 in Houston. The free conference, sponsored by Innominate and Phoenix Contact, will include discussions and demonstrations of cyber security and remote connectivity applications in various industries.
What: mGuard User Conference 2015
Industrial cyber security and remote connectivity seminar
Where: Marriot West Loop by The Galleria
1750 West Loop South
Houston, Texas 77027
When: June 2 – Welcome reception and cocktail hour
June 3-4 – Conference
More info and registration, click here.
Attendees can choose from several technology and product paths. Seminar topics will include:
- Basics of industrial networking
- Basics of industrial cyber security
- Network security: Beyond the firewall
- Standardizations and certifications
- Cost-effective remote support and VPN cloud services
- Gazing into the crystal ball: A look at the roadmap for mGuard products and the mGuard Secure Cloud
“We have all heard about the danger cyber threats pose for critical infrastructure applications, such as the oil and gas industry,” said Dan Schaffer, Business Development Manager, Networking and Security. “Yet there is still a lot of confusion about how to implement the proper steps. At this conference, participants will hear real-world success stories from others in their industry. They will also get hands-on experience with security equipment and learn from leading experts on cyber security and remote connectivity. Our goal is that they go back to their office with real techniques and action items that they can put into effect the next day.”
About Phoenix Contact
Phoenix Contact develops and manufactures industrial electrical and electronic technology products that power, protect, connect and automate systems and equipment for a wide range of industries. Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG, Blomberg, Germany, operates 50 international subsidiaries, including Phoenix Contact USA in Middletown, Pa.