Shift5 Team

March 26, 2021

Episode 11 of Planes, Trains, & Tanks! Episode 11: As we’ve discussed many times on this show, fleet assets like locomotives, aircraft, and maritime vessels generate massive volumes of data thanks to their copious digital components. Collecting this data allows fleet owners to solve a wide range of problems, from seeking out efficiency gains to improving […]

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Shift5 Team

March 19, 2021

Episode 10 of Planes, Trains, & Tanks! Episode 10: The Internet of Things or “IOT” is a physical device network that exchanges data. These devices have embedded sensors, actuators, and software, and often communicate over the internet. Examples of IOT devices include “smart home” devices like appliances, thermostats, security systems, and even lighting fixtures. Other examples […]

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Shift5 Team

March 12, 2021

Episode 9 of Planes, Trains, & Tanks! Episode 9: Cybersecurity red teaming is a multi-layered attack simulation designed to assess an organization’s security controls. The idea is to emulate attacks from real-world adversaries and see how the organization’s defenses hold up. Ultimately, organizations can take the lessons they learn from a red-team engagement and apply them […]

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Shift5 Team

March 5, 2021

Episode 8 of Planes, Trains, & Tanks! Episode 8: Many fleet assets like locomotives, aircraft, and military weapon systems generate a lot of data. As we’ve previously discussed, fleet asset lifetimes typically span decades, and a large portion of the world’s fleet assets have outdated on-board technology. This provides a major opportunity to run more profitable, […]

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