Industrial IT and Communications
Connected, Reliable and Secure
Industrial IT infrastructures and the information they provide are the backbone of modern plants. IT assets must be managed, secured and provide seamless integration between plant operational systems to be successful. Cogent designs and implements IT infrastructures to meet the reliability, performance and security needs of industrial operations today.
> IT System Design
At Cogent, we provide the knowledge and expertise associated with all aspects of an integrated, secure and effective network design. Cogent designs networks to meet the client’s requirements for scalability, load balancing, security and availability.
> Cyber and Network Security
Cogent offers knowledge and expertise in the areas network and cyber/malware security protection for industrial plants and facilities. Cogent supports its clients in implementing all aspects of an integrated security that protects against threats to network infrastructure, PC/Servers and control layer to minimize these potential hazards without impacting system performance.
> Wireless Systems
Wireless access to facility data is becoming more important to the operational effectiveness of personnel. Cogent’s IT services can design secure wireless access within a facility leveraging proven industrial wireless technology, so that both field devices and mobile staff can access information quickly and efficiently.
> Disaster Planning and Recovery
Many plants do not have a disaster recovery plan when it comes to their IT assets, data and infrastructure. Cogent’s services and solutions can deliver a disaster recovery plan along with the necessary backup processes to ensure a low mean time to repair when inevitable disasters hit.