Schneider Electric joins Cybersecurity Coalition
By DE StaffAutomation Machine Building
Automation company partners with high tech firms to develop cybersecurity innovations.
Schneider Electric announced its membership in the U.S.-based Cybersecurity Coalition, a coalition of leading companies assisting government policymakers in developing consensus-driven solutions to develop and promote the adoption of a cybersecurity ecosystem.
As a member, the company says it will explore and help improve how government agencies and regulatory bodies, international standards bodies, security researchers, vendors, partners, and customers work together to tackle cybersecurity risks.
‟Schneider Electric shares the Coalition’s priorities, and our joining reinforces our commitment to collaborating with industry leaders who have the technology, expertise and unique skills required to secure and protect the digital economy,” said Christophe Blassiau, Chief Information Security Officer, Schneider Electric. ‟Working with our global ecosystem of partners, we will continue to push forward both enterprise security and cybersecurity at the convergence of Information Technology (IT) and operational technology (OT).”
Other member companies include AT&T, Cisco, Intel and Red Hat and other high-tech companies.