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Industrial Control System (ICS)

An industrial control system is a general term that encompasses several types of control systems used in industrial production, including SCADA systems, distributed control systems (DCS), and other smaller control system configurations such as programmable logic controllers (PLC).
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Computer hardware and software that monitor and control industrial processes that exist in the physical world, where operator-driven supervisory commands can be pushed to remote station devices. Industries such as electrical, water, oil, and gas are typical ICS users.
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Awen Collective Ltd
Awen Collective Ltd
A cyber attack to an energy, water, transportation or manufacturing organisation could cause significant disruption to society.It is the mission of Awen Collective to reduce the impact of cyber attacks on society's critical infrastructures.We do this by developing software which helps these industrial organisations to increase visibility into their operational networks and decrease cyber risk.Our innovative software solutions are purpose-built for all Operational Technologies (OT), whether brand new or legacy.This includes Industrial Control Systems (ICS), Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, Robotics, Building Automation & Control Systems (BAC / BAS) and the Internet-of-Things (IoT)
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