How the manufacturing industry benefits from tailored OMNIA solutions or from any of OMNIA’s add-on product or service modules

  • Its predicted there will be 100 BILLION IoT devices by 2025, 29 BILLLION in the manufacturing sector alone.
  • 97% of IoT devices are not protected from cyber-attacks.
  • The estimated requirement for a smart factory is around 0.5 connected devices per square metre.
  • 2023 saw manufacturing the highest target of cyberattacks among the leading industries worldwide.
  • Manufacturing represented 27.5% of all cyber extortion attacks in 2023, Ransomware attacks on the industrial sector, which includes manufacturing, surged by 50% compared to 2022.
OMNIA - everything your business needs. The affordable all-encompassing network and security solution, only available from SDWAN Solutions

Fully Managed

Industrial strength

Budget Friendly

OMNIA’s complete solution offers manufacturing plants a comprehensive approach to connectivity, security, and safety. By leveraging multiple connection types and advanced networking capabilities, OMNIA’s Atomius SD-WAN ensures uninterrupted communication between different sites, including headquarters, production facilities, and remote locations. Robust security measures, such as encryption, firewall protection, and access controls, safeguard sensitive data and critical infrastructure against cyber threats. Additionally, OMNIA modules integrate with IoT sensors and surveillance systems to enhance physical safety, enabling real-time monitoring of equipment, environmental conditions, and personnel movements. This proactive approach minimizes the risk of accidents, downtime, and production delays, empowering manufacturing plants to operate efficiently and securely and within budget.

 You, your supply chain, your internal users, your global IT and support department, your shareholders, your CISO and your CFO will all love OMNIA


A powerful hardware device that delivers SD-WAN, Security & Data Assurance

  • Desktop or 1u Rack mounted appliances in single or High Availability configuration
  • uCPE with segmented VNF to run multiple services i.e. SD-WAN, Security and Layer 4 encryption simultaneously
  • Available for delivery, install, management and support in 190 countries, incl NBD or 4-hour RMA
  • Available in 3 powerful sizes to suit every site type
  • Devices can take 4 – 10 connections including 1GE and 10GE
  • Can act as a Wi-FI Access Point and can include an in-built 24 port switch

Greener solution

Reduces costs

Standardise IT globally

Reduces IT management

The manufacturing industry benefits from OMNIA’s Vena and Vecta universal CPE as a single device, available globally, that facilitates reliable on-site connectivity, supports real-time project management and collaboration tools, improving efficiency and reducing project timelines and costs


Atomius SDWAN

Resilient, always on networks built on intelligent next-generation foundations

  • Pure-play SD-WAN developed by SDWAN Solutions
  • Number of connections only limited by hardware
  • Packet-based dynamic traffic steering
  • Under 0.3s failover between circuits
  • Maintains voice and video sessions during an outage
  • Capable of using 4G as a main connection
  • Best performing solution using Starlink & 4G simultaneously
  • 1 licence covers 10Mbps – 1Gbps throughput
  • Licences are transferable, even between networks
  • 3 licence tiers – suitable for SME to global enterprise

Connected globally

Money saving

Around the clock

Connected Applications

Atomius SD-WAN ensures sites are constantly online 24 x 7 to ensure production does not halt. Connects manufacturing sites across the globe and connects to DC and HQ locations to access central applications. Supports surveillance devices, IoT and automation, and ensures secure, efficient communication across the entire supply chain


SDWAN and SASE Solutions SASE framework

Full Security Framework provided on the edge, in the Cloud or on Premise

A full security framework provided using only best-of-breed vendors

  • ZTNA – Zero Trust Network Access
  • SWG – Secure Web Gateway
  • Firewall-As-A-Service
  • CASB – Cloud Access Security Broker
  • Endpoint protection

Cyber threat protection

Secure supply chain

Money saving

Secure Cloud access

OMNIA’s Integrated SASE (Secure Access Service Edge) enhances the manufacturing industry’s security by protecting against cyber threats across distributed production sites and supply chains – using the only security vendor with a 100% block rate against malware. Securing IoT device communications, safeguarding intellectual property, and ensuring secure access to cloud applications, vital for operational efficiency and innovation. This unified security framework supports the industry’s digital transformation by enabling secure, real-time data exchange and collaboration, crucial for maintaining competitiveness and operational resilience in the fast-evolving manufacturing landscape.


SDWAN and SASE SOLUTIONS Data ASSURANCE Layer 2, layer 3 and Layer 4 encryption

True Zero Trust Layers 2,3 and 4 encryption protects your data in your network, in the Cloud & in transit

Classify & protect sensitive data across any network with zero impact to performance, scalability or operational visibility.

  • Layers 2,3 and 4 data assurance encryption
  • Operates independently of applications & the underlying network
  • Enables data assurance, including encryption of data in transit
  • Protects against double extortion ransomware
  • Protects data North to South (WAN) and East to West (LAN)
  • Your data becomes worthless if compromised

Protects data in transit

Data compliance

Protects reputation

Prevents espionage

For manufacturing industries, OMNIA’s Data Assurance Layer 4 encryption provides an iron clad security layer for protecting proprietary manufacturing data, intellectual property, and communications within the supply chain. It ensures the confidentiality and integrity of data exchanges between factories, suppliers, and distributors, vital for protecting competitive advantages and supporting compliance with industry regulations. This encryption level is crucial for preventing industrial espionage and cyberattacks that could disrupt manufacturing operations and lead to financial losses or safety concerns.




Your purpose-built, in-country, secure, intelligent gateway to the connected world

  • Multi-tenant or dedicated Cloud gateway for SD-WAN, local in-country Cloud security, remote access, IoT hub & more
  • Use SDWAN CLOUD to connect to every IaaS and SaaS provider instance – delivering true Multi-Cloud
  • Connection to over 900 data centres internationally on a consumption-based billing model – monthly commit or PAYU
  • Seamlessly connect and secure your IoT devices


Realtime monitoring

Rapid scaling

Data Compliance

For global manufacturing, OMNIA’s SDWAN Cloud’s multi-cloud access and in-country cloud gateways optimize supply chain management, enhance collaboration across global teams, and ensure secure, compliant data handling. This setup supports real-time monitoring of manufacturing processes, rapid scaling of operations, and efficient distribution of resources, crucial for maintaining competitiveness and operational excellence in the just-in-time global market


SDWAN and SASE Solutiosn SDWAN Connect

Resilient connections from anywhere to anywhere on the planet – using all available technologies

  • Fully Managed as part of a solution, or individual circuits – wires only
  • Single point of contact for entire network incl 24 x 7 x 365 pro-active support
  • Short-term contracts available to support our exclusive ReTech guarantee
  • Solutions designed per site to provide maximum technical and commercial benefit
  • Resilient Multi-vendor options so you are never reliant on a single carrier
  • Fully integrated with Edge Connect – end-to-end connectivity to 900 DC locations

Supply management

Smart manufacturing

Improve efficiency


Access to SDWAN and SASE Connect’s resilient connectivity technologies and providers empowers manufacturers to optimize supply chain management, adopt smart manufacturing practices, improve operational efficiency and quality, foster collaboration and innovation, and enhance cybersecurity and data protection, ultimately driving competitiveness and success in the global manufacturing landscape.

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Supply Chain Management: SDWAN and SASE Connect’s resilient connectivity enables seamless communication and data exchange with suppliers, distributors, and partners worldwide, optimizing supply chain management. Manufacturers can monitor inventory levels, track shipments, and coordinate production schedules in real-time, ensuring timely delivery of materials and components while minimizing disruptions.

Smart Manufacturing: SDWAN and SASE Connect’s resilient connectivity supports the adoption of Industry 4.0 technologies, such as IoT devices, sensors, and data analytics, to create smart manufacturing environments. Manufacturers can collect and analyse data from machines, production lines, and processes, enabling predictive maintenance, process optimization, and continuous improvement initiatives.

Remote Monitoring and Control: SDWAN and SASE Connect’s resilient connectivity facilitates remote monitoring and control of manufacturing operations, allowing managers and engineers to oversee production processes from anywhere. This enables quick response to issues, proactive maintenance, and optimization of equipment performance, improving overall efficiency and productivity.

Quality Assurance: SDWAN and SASE Connect’s resilient connectivity enables real-time monitoring of product quality and compliance with industry standards and regulations. Manufacturers can collect and analyse data from production processes, identify deviations or defects, and take corrective actions promptly to ensure consistent product quality and customer satisfaction.

Collaborative Manufacturing SDWAN and SASE Connect’s resilient connectivity fosters collaboration and knowledge sharing among global teams, suppliers, and partners involved in manufacturing projects. Virtual collaboration tools, video conferencing, and secure data exchange platforms enable seamless communication and coordination, accelerating product development cycles and time-to-market.


SDWAN and SAE Solutions - OMNIA XDR

A sophisticated cybersecurity solution that delivers round-the-clock monitoring and remediation.

  • Accelerated threat detection and response technology, boosted with AI
  • Integrates data from OMNIA SASE as well as Atomius SD-WAN devices
  • Easily extended to include endpoints, networks, cloud environments, and LAN devices
  • Ensures proactive risk management and mitigation across your entire digital landscape
  • Enhance your cybersecurity defences with predictive intelligence.

Prevent disruption

Threat detection

Mitigate risk

Strengthen security

Deploying OMNIA XDR integrated into an OMNIA solution, or Atomius SD-WAN product (and extended to your LAN devices and endpoints) empowers manufacturing companies to strengthen their cybersecurity defences, protect intellectual property, ensure operational continuity, prevent production disruptions, achieve regulatory compliance, mitigate supply chain risks, and optimize operational efficiency, ultimately enabling them to maintain competitiveness and innovation in a secure and connected environment.

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Protecting Intellectual Property: Manufacturing companies often deal with sensitive intellectual property, including proprietary designs, manufacturing processes, and product formulations. By integrating OMNIA XDR with Atomius SD-WAN, manufacturers can strengthen their cybersecurity defences by continuously monitoring network traffic, detecting potential threats, and mitigating risks, thus safeguarding critical intellectual property against unauthorized access and theft.

Ensuring Operational Continuity: Manufacturing operations rely heavily on interconnected systems, including production machinery, supply chain networks, and inventory management systems. OMNIA XDR integrated with Atomius SD-WAN helps ensure operational continuity by protecting these systems from cyber threats, minimizing downtime, and maintaining continuous availability of production processes, even in the face of cyberattacks or disruptions.

Preventing Production Disruptions: Any disruption to manufacturing operations can have significant financial and operational consequences. OMNIA XDR with Atomius SD-WAN helps prevent production disruptions by detecting and mitigating security threats in real-time, minimizing the risk of malware infections, ransomware attacks, or other cyber incidents that could disrupt production processes or compromise product quality.

Ensuring Regulatory Compliance: Manufacturing companies must comply with regulatory requirements related to data protection, product safety, and environmental regulations. OMNIA XDR integrated with Atomius SD-WAN helps manufacturers meet compliance obligations by providing continuous monitoring, logging, and reporting capabilities essential for demonstrating adherence to regulatory standards and industry best practices.

Protecting Against Supply Chain Risks: Manufacturing supply chains are vulnerable to cyber threats, including supply chain attacks, counterfeit components, and vendor risks. OMNIA XDR integrated with Atomius SD-WAN helps manufacturers protect against supply chain risks by monitoring network traffic, enforcing access controls, and detecting anomalies, thus mitigating the risk of supply chain disruptions or compromises.

Optimizing Operational Efficiency: By consolidating security and networking functionalities into a single platform, manufacturers can optimize their IT infrastructure and improve operational efficiency. OMNIA XDR integrated with Atomius SD-WAN enables organizations to prioritize critical applications, manage bandwidth effectively, and automate security processes, thereby enhancing productivity and resource utilization.


SDWAN and SASE Solutions SASE REMOTE deviceless SD-WAN client

Deviceless ZTNA keeping your entire remote workforce connected and protected

  • SASE REMOTE is deviceless – the form factor is a downloadable client which sits directly on the worker’s Windows laptop

  • SASE REMOTE uses multiple connectivity types simultaneously (Wi-Fi, 4G, broadband) with sub-second failover

  • Direct internet breakout from SDWAN CLOUD – optimising cloud and SaaS user experience by-passing Data Centres

  • Secure, robust connectivity with no VPN concentrator to manage or purchase

  • End-to-end secure solution protects users, your data and your network when your staff are working outside of the office

  • Traffic logging – full visibility to your users’ access and Internet usage



Cost effective

Zero Trust Access

SASE Remote’s deviceless SD-WAN client with true ZTRA (Zero Trust Remote Access) offers the manufacturing industry secure remote access to industrial systems, equipment monitoring and maintenance support, compliance with industry regulations, production control and optimization capabilities, cost-effective remote solutions, and disaster recovery resilience, empowering manufacturing companies to enhance operational efficiency, ensure production continuity, and drive innovation in a secure and connected environment.

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Secure Remote Access to Industrial Systems: Manufacturing companies rely on industrial control systems (ICS), supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems, and manufacturing execution systems (MES) to monitor and manage production processes. SASE Remote ZTRA ensures secure remote access to these critical industrial systems without relying on traditional VPNs, reducing the risk of cyber threats, data breaches, and unauthorized access, thus safeguarding production continuity and intellectual property.

Remote Equipment Monitoring and Maintenance: Manufacturing plants often operate across multiple locations or remote facilities, requiring remote access to equipment monitoring systems, predictive maintenance tools, and IoT sensors. SASE Remote ZTRA enables maintenance technicians, engineers, and operators to securely access equipment data, diagnostic tools, and maintenance logs from any location, facilitating proactive equipment monitoring, preventive maintenance, and downtime reduction, thereby improving operational efficiency and equipment reliability.

Compliance with Industry Regulations: The manufacturing industry is subject to regulatory requirements related to product quality, workplace safety, and data protection, such as ISO standards and GDPR. SASE Remote ZTRA helps manufacturing companies maintain compliance with industry regulations by providing secure remote access to production systems, quality control data, and compliance documentation, ensuring adherence to regulatory mandates and industry standards, thereby avoiding legal liabilities and penalties.

Remote Production Control and Optimization: Manufacturing companies require real-time access to production data, supply chain information, and inventory management systems to optimize production processes and meet customer demand. SASE Remote ZTRA facilitates secure remote access to production control systems, ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software, and inventory databases from any location, enabling production managers and planners to monitor production metrics, adjust production schedules, and optimize resource allocation, thus enhancing production efficiency and customer satisfaction.

Cost-Effective Remote Solutions: Traditional VPN solutions can be costly to deploy and manage, especially for manufacturing companies with dispersed teams and remote facilities. SASE Remote ZTRA offers a cost-effective remote access solution that eliminates the need for dedicated VPN hardware and simplifies remote access management through a centralized cloud-based platform. This reduces infrastructure costs and administrative overhead, allowing manufacturing companies to allocate resources more efficiently towards production innovation and process improvement initiatives.

Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity: Manufacturing plants are vulnerable to disruptions caused by natural disasters, equipment failures, or supply chain disruptions, which can impact production continuity and delivery schedules. SASE Remote ZTRA ensures business continuity by providing secure remote access to production systems and supply chain data during emergencies or crisis situations, enabling manufacturing companies to remotely monitor and manage production processes, coordinate response efforts, and maintain customer commitments efficiently, even in challenging or remote environments.



Securely connect your devices to clouds, data centres and offices worldwide, bypassing the Internet

  • Securely connect your IOT devices to your network
  • Connect back to any location bypassing the public Internet
  • Reduce the threat of cyber-attacks on IOT devices
  • Use OMNIA IOT to build a secure payment network for POS units

Enhanced security


Realtime data

Safe working environment

OMNIA IOT provides tailored benefits for the manufacturing industry by addressing its unique requirements. Through real-time data insights from IoT sensors, OMNIA IOT enhances operational efficiency by optimizing processes, reducing downtime, and improving asset utilization. Quality control is bolstered as key parameters are continuously monitored, ensuring product quality, minimizing defects, and enhancing brand reputation. Safety and compliance are prioritized with integration into safety systems, fostering a safer work environment and ensuring regulatory adherence. Additionally, OMNIA IOT optimizes supply chain management by offering real-time insights into inventory and logistics, minimizing stockouts and lead times. With its secure, scalable and flexible deployment options, OMNIA IOT adapts seamlessly to varying manufacturing environments, providing tailored solutions for improved operational efficiency and business performance.

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  1. Enhanced Operational Efficiency: In manufacturing, optimizing processes is crucial for productivity. OMNIA IOT provides real-time visibility into equipment performance, production metrics, and supply chain logistics. By collecting and analyzing data from IoT sensors deployed throughout the manufacturing environment, OMNIA IOT identifies inefficiencies, predicts maintenance needs, and streamlines operations. This leads to reduced downtime, improved asset utilization, and overall cost savings.
  2. Improved Quality Control: Maintaining high product quality is paramount in manufacturing. OMNIA IOT monitors key parameters such as temperature, humidity, pressure, and vibration to ensure that products meet stringent quality standards. By detecting deviations from predefined thresholds in real time, OMNIA IOT enables proactive intervention to prevent defects and minimize scrap/rework. This results in higher customer satisfaction, fewer product recalls, and increased brand reputation.
  3. Enhanced Safety and Compliance: Safety is a top priority in manufacturing, where workers are exposed to various hazards. OMNIA IOT integrates with safety sensors, wearable devices, and environmental monitoring systems to detect and mitigate safety risks. By monitoring factors like hazardous gas levels, machine malfunctions, and worker fatigue, OMNIA IOT helps prevent accidents and ensure regulatory compliance. This fosters a safer work environment, reduces insurance costs, and mitigates legal liabilities.
  4. Optimized Supply Chain Management: Efficient supply chain management is essential for just-in-time production and inventory optimization. OMNIA IOT tracks the movement of raw materials, work-in-progress, and finished goods throughout the manufacturing process. By providing real-time insights into inventory levels, order status, and delivery schedules, OMNIA IOT facilitates demand forecasting, procurement planning, and logistics optimization. This minimizes stockouts, reduces lead times, and improves overall supply chain agility.
  5. Scalable and Flexible Deployment: Manufacturing environments vary widely in terms of scale, complexity, and geographic dispersion. OMNIA IOT offers a scalable and flexible deployment model, allowing manufacturers to easily deploy and manage IoT devices across multiple sites and production lines. Whether it’s a small batch operation or a large-scale production facility, OMNIA IOT can adapt to the specific needs and requirements of the manufacturing industry, providing tailored solutions for improved operational efficiency and business performance.
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