Hardening Oil and Gas Infrastructures from Physical Threats and Cyberattacks

    As we enter a new year, I’m seeing many changes in the oil and gas industries. Producers are positioning themselves to embrace IoT and new devices to upgrade their existing remote pad sites and facilities. However, protecting new systems and devices isn’t without challenges. Cybersecurity is a major concern and protecting against cyberthreats is obviously […]

      Creating a sustainable business with competence and values

      As Axis continues to deliver its progressive vision to innovate for a smarter and safer world, we need at all times to consider the trends in a global market that is increasing its focus on sustainable methods of operation. Sustainability is the driving force behind our operations. We recognise that customers, staff and partners are […]

        Joining forces to mitigate smart city cybersecurity threats

        Cities are becoming smarter as we speak. With an ambition to achieve livability, cities deploy new, innovative technologies to enable them to manage their assets and resources more efficiently. But the technology cornerstones of smart cities – connectivity, big data and IoT devices – not only offer possibilities to develop more livable cities, they also […]

          Breaking down the silos to create efficient smart cities

          The number of people expected to be living in cities is set to double by 2050 to some 6.4 billion urban dwellers. To cope with this population increase, and to adjust to the new needs of larger cosmopolitan environments, cities will require new and innovative ways of managing their assets and resources. This is addressed […]

            “What the heck is a smart city?”

            Despite the global smart city hype, with daily headlines about new smart city projects, cities competing to be the smartest and governments around the world investing billions in smart cities, I frequently hear someone say “But what the heck is a smart city?”. Today, many of us turn to Google to find quick answers, and […]