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Using High-Speed Communications Technology to Improve Substation Physical Security

There has been a lot of discussion this past year on substation physical security, especially in light of the coordinated attack on PG&E’s Metcalf substation early in 2013.

While there are numerous strategies that can be effective in improving substation physical security (see Finley’s earlier whitepaper on “Substation Security”), one that utilities should not overlook is typing physical security into high-speed, higher-bandwidth technologies.

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