Spherical Analytics Collaborates With the National Institute of Standards and Technology's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence

Spherical Analytics (S|A), a Context Labs company, is excited to announce collaboration with the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST’s) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) in their Securing the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT): Cybersecurity for Distributed Energy Resources Use Case Consortium.

The project will address the following areas of interest:

  • the information exchanges between and among DER systems and distribution facilities/entities
  • and the cybersecurity considerations involved in these interactions
  •  the processes and cybersecurity technologies needed for trusted device identification and
  • communication with other devices
  • the ability to provide malware prevention, detection, and mitigation in operating environments
  • where information exchanges are occurring
  • the mechanisms that can be used for protecting both system and data transmission
  • components 
  • data-driven cybersecurity analytics to help owners and operators securely perform necessary tasks

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