Networking

March 21, 2019

What does your network and server room look like after 30 years?

Thirty years ago, the world-wide-web made its first appearance, setting off a new standard for modern technology. Since its inception, an abundance of new communication technologies, […]
January 2, 2019

Should Cat6A be the standard in new buildings?

Is it time to start adopting Cat6A networking cables in new buildings? Communication standards have been around since the 80s or earlier, so what has recently […]
October 17, 2018

Automation Fair: More Than Just Automation

While Rockwell Automation’s annual Automation Fair event showcases the latest and greatest from Rockwell, it can offer so much more. The show floor encompasses 128 displays […]
October 5, 2018

Connecting to Serial Ports & Legacy Devices

As technology evolves, so do the physical connections to hardware. Newer computers and laptops no longer support the standard 9-pin serial connection port that was used […]
May 15, 2018

What Was That @#&%#$ Thing’s IP Address Again?

Increasing Network Visibility Think back on your facility’s Ethernet network five or six years ago. What did you have, maybe a dozen Ethernet devices? A few […]
January 18, 2018

Spectre and Meltdown – What to Do?

As our manufacturing and control systems become more sophisticated, security has begun to take a position in the forefront of everyone’s mind.  At the start of […]
January 4, 2018

Ask the Expert – Cat5e vs Cat6 Cable

Your ethernet cable is your lifeline to the internet. When installing new cable for a commercial or residential property, knowing the difference between the two can […]
September 29, 2017

4 Tips for a Successful OT & IT Security Marriage

Securing critical infrastructure is becoming a priority for the public and private sectors. Cyber professionals everywhere are rejoicing about the increasing investments in protecting the networks […]
August 2, 2017

Layering Network Security Management Solutions on an Industrial Network

We at Rumsey are excited about our new relationship with Tripwire. Why is that you may ask?  Because it has the ability to bring you the […]