Posts tagged as information technology

Virtual panel discussion: Does IoT replace SCADA?

  Does the internet of things (IoT) replace supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA)? Can the two be integrated? And what is the difference between the two? These three questions were asked by Kudzai Manditreza in a recent LinkedIn discussion. We invited South African industry players to share their views on these and other important […]

Bridging the IT-OT convergence gap

  The convergence of information technology (IT) and operation technology (OT) is no longer news, and yet many business opportunities in industrial digitisation is not capitalised upon said Barry Elliott, Rockwell Automation’s operations manager, at a presentation to clients at the company’s Randburg offices. According to Elliot, many benefits of this integration are within the […]