Category Archives: CEO Insights

CEO Insights: We’re entering a “Golden Age” as it relates to the field of robotics

As part of the CEO Insights Series, IIoT World's Managing Editor, Lucian Fogoros, interviews Ben Wolff, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & Director of Sarcos, about industrial robots. Lucian Fogoros: The number of industrial robots deployed worldwide will increase to around 2.6 million units by 2019. That's about one million units more than in the record-breaking year of 2015.…
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CEO Insights: the best way to prevent an ICS/SCADA cyber incident

As part of the CEO Insights Series, IIoT World's Managing Editor, Lucian Fogoros, interviews the CEO of Waterfall Security Solutions, Lior Frenkel, about ICS security, IT/OT divide and the solutions to prevent an ICS cyber incident. Lucian Fogoros: What is Waterfall Security's focus within the Industrial IoT? Lior Frenkel: Since 2007, Waterfall Security has been protecting…
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CEO Insights: Direct Potable Reuse – smart water recycling for smart cities

According to The World Health Organization statistics, for the first time ever, the majority of the world's population lives in a city, and this proportion continues to grow with projections of 70 percent by 2050. As cities experience this exploding growth, they have to become "smarter." Among smart energy, smart integration, smart public services, smart…
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CEO Insights: Four major challenges in protecting ICS from cyber attacks

As part of the CEO Insights Series, IIoT World's Managing Editor, Lucian Fogoros, interviews Indegy's CEO, Barak Perelman, about the major challenges in protecting ICS from cyber attacks and the best defenses against cyber threats in Industrial Internet of Things era. Lucian Fogoros: What are the major challenges in protecting ICS from cyber attacks? Barak…
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CEO IIoT Insights: How can you secure what you cannot see in an industrial enterprise?

As part of the CEO IIoT Insights Series, IIoT World's Managing Editor, Lucian Fogoros, interviews the CEO of PAS, Eddie Habibi, about cybersecurity risks facing industrial companies in IIoT era. Lucian Fogoros: How would you characterize the extent of the cybersecurity and technological risks currently facing industrial companies? Eddie Habibi: Companies are flying blind when…
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CEO Insights: Intelligent IoT messaging opportunities for Smart Factories

As part of the CEO Insights Series, IIoT World Managing Editor, Lucian Fogoros, interviews Unified Inbox CEO, Toby Ruckert, about the opportunities in Smart Factories with Intelligent IoT Messaging. Lucian Fogoros: In March, IBM and Unified Inbox announced that they would offer world's first intelligent IoT messaging platform. Can you expand on the values that…
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