RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The ISA Security Compliance Institute (ISCI) has announced that Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls has joined ISCI as a strategic level member.
“Joining ISA Security Compliance Institute demonstrates Johnson Controls’ commitment to advancing cybersecurity standards and certification for the global community of manufacturers and customers of intelligent buildings and smart city technologies,” said Jason Christman, vice-president and chief product security officer, Johnson Controls, in a prepared statement.
ISCI says the addition of Johnson Controls provides leadership for establishing ISA/IEC 62443 standards and ISASecure as the basis for securing smart buildings and smart cities around the globe.
ISASecure is an industry-led initiative established to independently certify the cybersecurity of control systems, automation and IOT technology.
The ISA/IEC 62443 series of standards is designed to provide a flexible framework to address and mitigate current and future security vulnerabilities in industrial automation and control systems.
“We welcome the Johnson Controls team and look forward to working with them here at ISCI. Johnson Controls is a leader in cybersecurity for buildings technologies and solutions. Johnson Controls’ newly minted leadership role in the ISASecure program is a demonstration of its continued commitment to ensuring safe and secure operations at customer sites around the globe,” said Andre Ristaino, ISCI managing director, also in a statement.