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July 13, 2016updated 22 Sep 2016 12:50pm

What is SCADA?

Automation is the future, but is SCADA the future?


Supervisory control and data acquisition, also known as SCADA, is an industrial automation control system.

Its applications are vast, but with the rise of the IoT, SCADA systems are become more pervasive and crucial.

For example, in the smart city the used of SCADA systems spans from energy grids, to transportation systems, water management processes and utilities.

Click next to read how SCADA works.

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