Industrial Control Systems and Operational Technology

Modern industry relies on Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and Operational Technology (OT). Learn all about the underlying technologies and how to protect them.

Online Training


Industrial Control Threat Intelligence Whitepaper

A whitepaper on cyber threat intelligence for industrial control system environments by Sergio Caltagirone of Dragos Inc.


Energy 101 for Educators

A series of videos from the US Department of Energy. It is a collection of educational videos produced by the U.S. Department of Energy, with the next generation of clean energy leaders in mind. Topics covered include: Solar, Clean Energy Manufacturing, Heavy Duty Vehicle Efficiency, Geothermal Energy, Wind Power, Fuel Cell Technology, Energy Efficient Commercial Buildings, and much more!


ICS Cyber Resilience, Active Defense & Safety Series: Parts 1-5

This is a five part youtube series from the SANS Institute. In this series, SANS Certified Instructors Dean Parsons & Stephen Mathezer address the recent increase in attack campaigns and impacts seen across multiple sectors in the ICS space. Topics of discussion include ransomware impacting critical infrastructure, detecting advanced adversaries inside ICS networks, and a variety of other threats and defenses. This series covers foundational, intermediate, and advanced cybersecurity defense techniques. Practical takeaways to build and strengthen any ICS cybersecurity program, including shorter term achievable actions and longer-term strategic guidance, will be front and center. You will find something applicable to your environment regardless of its current cybersecurity maturity.


Back to Basics: SCADA

What's a SCADA? ControlControlDesign Editor Walt Boyes takes you Back to Basics with Supervisory Control and Data Aquisition systems.


Refinery Crude Oil Distillation Process

This video describes the complete distillation process in a Crude Oil Refinery with a helpful animation and description.


Waste Water Treatment - SCADA

A video from Plant-IQ demonstrating a waste water treatment SCADA system.