Docs & Videos
Manufacturing Cybersecurity: Protection and Recovery of Automation Data
This video addresses a critical aspect of cyber security not addressed by data access & network monitoring applications: The Intellectual Property in your automation device programs. One of the easiest and most successful ways to launch an attack in a manufacturing facility is to change an automation’s device program data. An integrated approach to cybersecurity is necessary for comprehensive protection and it must include the management of automated device programs and their changes.
MDT AutoSave Change Management for Automation Devices
What happens if someone makes a change to a program that results in undesired performance, or corrupts the program due to inadvertent changes? If there is no backup the result is costly downtime and product errors. This video shows how MDT is able to "undo" with its ability to access and download the correct automation program to the device quickly. MDT AutoSave can ensure that if a device fails, the most current copies of program logic and documentation are immediately available.
MDT AutoSave Automation Change Management: Brief Demonstration
This is a brief demonstration the MDT AutoSave Change Management System for automated devices. The video shows how AutoSave captures and stores all automation program changes as they are made so that the correct program can be accessed quickly and correctly for rapid recovery from failures. Also demonstrated is AutoSave's ability to compare programs and identify differences, protecting users and assets. These are just a couple of the features available with AutoSave.
The MDT AutoSave Portal: Decision Support Dashboard
The AutoSave Portal is a decision support dashboard that enables users to view all AutoSave program change management activity in the plant including program activity, success or failure of device program compare results, program comparison details, and much more. This vital plant information is accessed from a single web interface that can run on workstations, laptops and mobile devices.