Singapore: Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS), with the support of the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), will establish a new industrial cyber security Centre Of Excellence (COE) for Asia Pacific in Singapore.The COE will feature a cyber security research and development lab, an advanced training facility and a security operations centre that provide managed security services.
The new facility in Singapore, which is the first for Asia Pacific, is a further expansion of the company’s global network of innovation centres. The lab will be used for proprietary research and development of new cyber security technologies and products, hands-on training and certifications, and testing and validation of industrial cyber security solutions. It will enable rapid development and introduction of innovative cyber security solutions to the regional and global markets.
The facility will also deliver managed industrial cyber security services to help users reduce the risk of security breaches and proactively improve their security posture. Managed services include continuous security and performance monitoring and alerting, security asset management, and incident response with 24-hour expert support 365 days a year.
The COE will be located at the company’s office in Singapore’s Changi Business Park and is expected to open by the end of 2017. In addition, Honeywell is opening a similar facility in Dubai this year. The company’s first cyber security lab is based in Atlanta.