St. Louis-based Belden Inc designs, manufactures, and sells connectivity including industrial, enterprise, and broadcast. Tofino Security provides practical and effective industrial network security and SCADA security products that are simple to implement and that do not require plant shutdowns. Its products include configurable security appliances with a range of loadable security modules plus fixed function security appliances made for specific automation vendor applications. Tofino Security products protect zones of equipment on the plant floor, and are complementary to Belden’s Hirschmann brand, which leads industrial networking solutions. Both groups service and secure industrial networks in the oil and gas, utilities, transportation and automation industries.
Belden announces an update to Eagle Tofino Industrial Security to include Security Profiles. Part of the Eagle Tofino version 1.7 product release, this new feature addresses the post-Stuxnet trend of a dramatic escalation in the number of public disclosures of industrial control system vulnerabilities. Eagle Tofino extends Belden’s end to end communication product offerings which include secure industrial cabling, routers, firewalls and Hirschmann branded switches.
Belden's Hirschmann New Media Module supports fast and gigabit Ethernet and ideally suits networking applications that demand high real-time capabilities such as camera control and multiple application synchronisation
Industrial network security becomes simpler with the introduction of Plug-n-Protect simplicity afforded by the Hirschmann Eagle 20 Tofino range of SCADA and process control network protection appliances from Belden