Cyberthreats—and the mechanisms needed to guard against them—evolve rapidly. Systems need to be tuned, monitored, and managed on a continual basis—and many teams struggle to keep pace with all these ongoing demands. Establishing these security mechanisms doesn’t just take time, it takes expertise.
The reality is that implementing general purpose security platforms in OT environments can break business-critical plant operations.
Quite simply, in many organizations, security demands are growing too fast, and time, staff expertise, and money are in too short supply. Given these realities, many decision makers have been faced with two highly unappealing scenarios:
But Baseline Security Center offers a far more appealing alternative.
Baseline Security Center delivers comprehensive security capabilities in a single, pre-integrated platform, enabling your organization to establish robust, defense-in-depth controls in plant environments. The solution provides security controls and OT maintenance tools for GE Mark* VI and Mark* VIe networks. With Baseline Security Center, you can leverage a full suite of security capabilities—without all the time, cost, and effort of procuring, testing, integrating, and deploying these disparate solutions independently.
Baseline Security Center collects, correlates, and forwards security logs and events, and it presents this information to plant personnel in a highly usable format. The solution offers identity and password management capabilities for control-system environments. In addition, the solution can be customized so it aligns with your existing environment, including your security incident and event management (SIEM) platform, backup mechanisms, anti-virus technologies, log management platforms, and more:
Supports integration with a range of operating systems, including various versions of Linux, Windows, and UNIX.
Features close alignment with power generators’ OT environments, including GE and third-party equipment.
Automates patch deployments, configuration policy enforcement, configuration file backup, and more.
Delivers applications, services, hardware, and configurations that are pre-integrated, tested, and tuned.
Helps customers address near- and long-term needs, featuring a modular approach that enables teams to start small and expand over time. Offers capabilities for feeding information into an enterprise security operations center, so teams can efficiently manage an entire fleet. Supports flexible integration of new technologies.
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