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The industrial environment often presents unique challenges that are best served by knowledgeable specialists who can bridge the gap between process control and information systems.  We employ a team of dedicated professionals who are experienced with building and supporting the OT infrastructure critical to industrial automation. We make real-time data available quickly and securely—and we present it in a way that is informative and useful to the people who use it most.  Our experts are trained in all facets of the infrastructure stack and are ready to develop world-class solutions to support your manufacturing operations.

TECHNOLOGY NEEDS TO BE THE TRANSPARENT BACKBONE ON WHICH YOUR OPERATIONS THRIVE. WE ENSURE YOUR SYSTEMS WILL BE ROBUST, CAPABLE, AND SECURE.

 

  • Infrastructure Assessment

  • Passive network infrastructure

  • Network switching and routing

  • Wireless Networks

  • Manufacturing Data Center/Servers/Virtualization

  • iIOT

  • Infrastructure Strategy and Roadmap

 

  • Structured Cable (Fiber/Copper/Cabinets)

  • Secure Manufacturing Network

  • Wireless Networks

  • Manufacturing Data Center/Servers/Virtualization

  • iIOT

 

  • Managed Network Services

  • Switching and Routing

  • Wireless

  • Firewall/IPS

Client Type

Largest US Pulp & Paper manufacturer

Client Challenge

Convert paper machine to fluff pulp dryer in a tight timeline

Risk of Situation

Financial loss from the inability to meet new production requirements

on time

GPA Solution

Tailored a new control system for new machine and repurposed components

GPA Value

New factory functionality up and running at optimal throughput on-time and under budget

Client Type

Oil & Gas provider with 100 retail outlets and 200+ routes

Client Challenge

Network was unstable causing system crash with new software installation

Risk of Situation

Financial loss and major customer service negative impact, Human health and safety risks

GPA Solution

Immediate fix to get systems back on-line, Thorough assessment of OT network, Complete Infrastructure design, Detailed plan for conversion, Installation of a new reliable network including Cybersecurity to NIST industry-standards

GPA Value

Client now has reliable, robust and secure operational technology network with appropriate documentation and monitoring

Client Type

Fortune 200 Packaging Manufacturer

Client Challenge

Board of Directors’ strategic initiative to address ICS  Cybersecurity

Risk of Situation

Financial loss, Human health and safety risks

GPA Solution

Thorough assessment of ICS cybersecurity posture resulting in a detailed, actionable plan for a  cybersecurity program and technical operational cybersecurity roadmap

GPA Value

Client now has the specific steps they must take to achieve their optimal cybersecurity posture

Client Type

$2bil manufacturer and supplier of specialty chemicals

Client Challenge

Not realizing benefits of installed dataParc software

Risk of Situation

Waste of investment, Inability to make informed decisions for needed adjustments add controls

GPA Solution

Thorough assessment of information needs, Creation of reports with actionable data for 4 key production lines including quality tracking daily, weekly and monthly

GPA Value

Client able to track analytics to adjust for variances and make necessary process changes to have better batch control, reduce waste and improve productivity