RUGGEDCOM cybersecurity solutions
The security to be free
Securing your industrial control system in the face of increasing OT-IT convergence, progressively sophisticated cyberattacks, and strict regulations is not easy.
Watch the video to see how you can implement “Defense in Depth” for your industrial control system with an integrated approach of OT-network expertise, certified software and rugged hardware.
Click on the tabs below to learn how our full suite of holistic, standards-based cybersecurity solutions and implementation support can help you identify, protect against, detect and manage cyber threats to your critical infrastructure.
Trusted partners who will help you achieve regulatory complianceOur Professional Services teams are experienced OT professionals who understand the unique security requirements of complex industrial networks and will protect your network using a standards-based approach – thus helping you ensure regulatory compliance with local laws.
The right expertise for your requirements
Irrespective of how complex or simple your requirements might be: the hard work can be left to us. Our experts will guide you in the planning, design and implementation of a comprehensive cybersecurity program based on your business requirements and the regulatory environment. Thus, forming the secure foundation from which you can further tap into the benefits of digitalization in an increasingly competitive world.
Choose tested and certified software solutions that are just right for your networkRUGGEDCOM’s versatile hardware lets you host the software that best fits your needs. So, you can choose from leading Siemens software solutions as well as Siemens certified solutions from trusted third-party vendors – each a proven expert in their field.
One box, infinite possibilities – the RUGGEDCOM APE1808
The RUGGEDCOM cybersecurity approach hinges on the RUGGEDCOM APE1808: a powerful application hosting platform that is a line module for the RUGGEDCOM Multi-Service Platform family of switches/routers.
This allows it to integrate easily into your current infrastructure with minimal disruption. Its standards-based platform offers access to any leading, third-party cybersecurity software. So, you are free to choose solutions that are just right for you and which meet the evolving threats and regulations in your country or region.
The RUGGEDCOM RX1500 family
The RUGGEDCOM APE1808 integrates easily into the RUGGEDCOM RX1500 family of modular Layer 2 and Layer 3 switches and routers.
With VPN and firewall capabilities, these integrated switches and routers ensure data security at the Local Area Network (LAN) level through use of passwords, PKI authentication and strong encryption algorithms. They are typically used as the main point of entry between the LAN and the WAN – forming a secure gateway to your industrial control system.
Overcoming cybersecurity challenges caused by increasing OT-IT convergence
In order to protect plants, systems, machines and networks against cyber threats, it is necessary to implement – and continuously maintain – a holistic, state-of-the-art industrial security concept. Siemens’ products and solutions only form one element of such a concept. For more information about industrial security, please visit.