NERC CIP v5 brings about updates to existing standards, but it also takes Configuration Change Management requirements to a new level by breaking them out in a separate standard. The natural approach to tackling this new area is to purchase a software tool that helps administrators track and manage configuration updates to their IT devices; however, many of these implementations are ultimately unsuccessful – why? Like any business problem, more than just the technology needs to be examined; people and processes must be addressed through operational processes via strong Change Management principles.
Water risks are swelling due to three primary trends
June 28, 2017
Water matters to business. From the food and beverage industry to energy to financial services, access to quality water is an increasing imperative for businesses as they seek to run seamless operations.