Culver City, CA — SCALABLE Network Technologies, Inc. (SCALABLE), a leader in wireless network design and optimization tools, announced today that it will be demonstrating network simulation-based solutions for evaluating critical infrastructure environments for resiliency to cyber-attacks at the Black Hat 2014 security conference in Las Vegas on 6-7 August. Company representatives will use high fidelity virtual network models of power distribution environments and railway signaling systems to show the effects of various types of cyber-attacks on the availability of communications and control systems. The demonstrations will take place at the Parsons booth number 727 in the business hall, highlighting SCALABLE’s support of Parsons’ cyber security for critical infrastructure initiatives.
Cyber threats against public utilities and other critical infrastructure are now just as common as attacks on governmental and corporate computing environments. There is a pressing need for operators to determine how resilient their communications fabric is to malicious disruption and to develop plans to mitigate the associated risks. SCALABLE is pleased that Parsons has selected our EXata+Cyber network simulation platform as part of their toolset for delivering innovative cyber security services to federal and commercial customers.
Tim Lee-Thorp, SCALABLE vice president of marketing