Making PV and Wind Power Plants Invisible in the Internet
“We are very happy with the professional router MRX because it operates very reliable. If a technical problem occurs nevertheless, the support team of INSYS icom is always available with competent consulting. Therefore, the Smart Device of INSYS icom could be described with: buy once, install once, works!“
BayWa r.e. Operation Services GmbH, München (D)
Added value for BayWa r.e.
BayWa r.e. renewable energy GmbH plans, builds and operates wind parks and PV plants on the whole worls and is furthermore responsible for their service and maintenance. Since the wind parks and PV plants are often far apart, remote maintenance is often considered.
However, the security requirements to the communication technology necessary for this are very high, because the plants for renewable energy are classified as critical infrastructures (KRITIS). Their exchange of sensitive data and protocols must be specially protected therefore.
The declared objective was to protect KRITIS plants from cybercrime with industrial communication technology and offer the customers an all-round carefree package.
BayWa r.e. SystemSafe is a solution that consists of several components and will be rented to customers as Communication as a Service. Core of the switch cabinet is the Smart Energy Gateway MRX of INSYS icom.
SystemSafe provides plant operators and managers with service, hardware, Internet access, on-site assistance and standardises, remote-diagnosed fault analysis at one stop.