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Investing in Cyber Defense: A Value-Focused Analysis of Investment Decisions for Microgrids

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Title:Investing in Cyber Defense: A Value-Focused Analysis of Investment Decisions for Microgrids
Authors:Hudgens, Bryan
Hartner, Cameron
Adams, Brian
Regnier, Eva
Keywords:Cybersecurity in Digital Government
Digital Government
Cyber defense
Cybersecurity
Energy assurance
show 2 moreMicrogrids
Value-focused thinking
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Date Issued:08 Jan 2019
Abstract:To mitigate disruptions to commercial power grids, and to achieve operational efficiencies by managing energy use, many organizations are fielding smaller, local, self-contained microgrids. The computer control systems that operate the microgrids create new vulnerabilities to a rapidly-escalating array of cyber attacks. This creates a tension between the need to improve energy assurance and efficiency through microgrids, and the need to protect against cyber attacks that can disrupt and damage the organization's energy systems. Through a series of interviews with subject matter experts and end-users, this exploratory study surfaces the decision-makers' important values in this decision space and develops a network of those values to guide decision-makers to make better decisions in balancing these competing needs.
Pages/Duration:8 pages
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/10125/59720
ISBN:978-0-9981331-2-6
DOI:10.24251/HICSS.2019.342
Rights:Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
Appears in Collections: Cybersecurity in Digital Government


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