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Cisco at Rockwell Automation Fair

November 20–21, 2019 | Chicago, Illinois | Booth 1035

Because together, we're better.

Securely connecting IT and OT to transform your business.

Join Cisco at Rockwell Automation Fair to join over 10,000 builders, problem solvers, and technical experts to explore and discuss the future of automation.

Over the course of two days, you can visit our interactive booth, attend our speaking sessions, and attend one on one meetings with experts to help solve your business needs. 

Cisco's booth 1035 will include demos and use cases on advanced manufacturing operations, industrial security, and workforce enablement. 

We look forward to seeing you in Chicago!

Ready to start your IT/OT journey?

We're ready to help. Our Cisco experts will be available for private meetings to help you achieve your ideal outcome for your business and your customers. 

Reach out to your Cisco account representative to schedule an onsite meeting with us.

Agenda

Wednesday, November 20

9:00am | Session ID: T02

The Next Phase of the IT/OT Integration - Extending IT Security to the Cell/Area Zone of the Plant Architecture

Eric Knopp, Rockwell Automation
Paul Didier, Cisco

This session will review the extension of IT security strategies into the cell/area and IACS devices, and how today's network infrastructure will evolve and adapt to tomorrow's requirements and threats. Topics include enhanced remote access, network and security health monitoring, access control and role-based segmentation in a structured, scalable manner.


9:00am | Session ID: T44

Cisco with Rockwell Automation: Transforming Traditional Industrial Networks to Industrial IoT Architectures

Arun Siddeswaran, Cisco
Gregory Wilcox, Rockwell Automation

Presented by Cisco Systems and Rockwell Automation, this session presents design considerations to help customers understand how to migrate from legacy industrial networks to a converged EtherNet/IP infrastructure. The session will share best practices and challenges during typical customer journeys from islands of automation and unsecured/unmanaged plant-wide networks to reliable and secure plant-wide networks. An understanding of general Ethernet concepts is recommended.

Thursday, November 21

9:00am | Session ID: T02

The Next Phase of the IT/OT Integration - Extending IT Security to the Cell/Area Zone of the Plant Architecture

Eric Knopp, Rockwell Automation
Paul Didier, Cisco

This session will review the extension of IT security strategies into the cell/area and IACS devices, and how today's network infrastructure will evolve and adapt to tomorrow's requirements and threats. Topics include enhanced remote access, network and security health monitoring, access control and role-based segmentation in a structured, scalable manner.


9:00am | Session ID: T44

Cisco with Rockwell Automation: Transforming Traditional Industrial Networks to Industrial IoT Architectures

Arun Siddeswaran, Cisco
Gregory Wilcox, Rockwell Automation

Presented by Cisco Systems and Rockwell Automation, this session presents design considerations to help customers understand how to migrate from legacy industrial networks to a converged EtherNet/IP infrastructure. The session will share best practices and challenges during typical customer journeys from islands of automation and unsecured/unmanaged plant-wide networks to reliable and secure plant-wide networks. An understanding of general Ethernet concepts is recommended.

Speakers

Arun Siddeswaran

Senior Manager, IoT Solution Engineering & Sales Enablement, Cisco

Paul Didier

Solutions Architect Manager, IoT, Cisco

Gregory Wilcox

Principal Application Engineer, Strategic Development, Rockwell Automation

Eric Knopp

Strategic Alliance Manager, Rockwell Automation

Learn more about Cisco and Rockwell Automation

Cisco and Rockwell partnership

Learn how our partnership delivers expertise and solutions for highly secure, smooth connectivity from the plant floor to the enterprise network.

Customer success stories

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Location

McCormick Place | 2301 South King Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60616

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