Cybersecurity for Industry 4.0: Analysis for Design and Manufacturing

Lane Thames (Editor), Dirk Schaefer (Editor)

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This book introduces readers to cybersecurity and its impact on the realization of the Industry 4.0 vision. It covers the technological foundations of cybersecurity within the scope of the Industry 4.0 landscape and details the existing cybersecurity threats faced by Industry 4.0, as well as state-of-the-art solutions with regard to both academic research and practical implementations.

Industry 4.0 and its associated technologies, such as the Industrial Internet of Things and cloud-based design and manufacturing systems are examined, along with their disruptive innovations. Further, the book analyzes how these phenomena capitalize on the economies of scale provided by the Internet.
The book offers a valuable resource for practicing engineers and decision makers in industry, as well as researchers in the design and manufacturing communities and all those interested in Industry 4.0 and cybersecurity.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages265
ISBN (Electronic)9783319506609
ISBN (Print)9783319506593
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2017

Publication series

NameSpringer Series in Advanced Manufacturing


  • Industry 4.0
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cloud-based Design and Manufacturing


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