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    OT Environment

    What is an OT Environment?

    An OT environment is a secure, controlled environment in which operations technology (OT) systems are deployed, managed, and monitored.

    What is OT environment security?

    OT (operational technology) environment security is the practice of protecting OT systems, networks, and devices from unauthorized access, malicious cyber activity, and other security threats.

    OT security measures include authentication, authorization, encryption, patching, and segmentation, among others. The goal of OT security is to ensure the safety and reliability of the OT system so that it can perform its intended functions without disruption.

    What are OT systems used for?

    OT systems are used to manage industrial processes, such as those in factory automation, power generation, and transportation.