New Product Alert: Schematic Generator for Faster, Easier Switching Operations
Time is a precious commodity in the control room. Minutes can be particularly critical when switching and load transfer operations are necessary. For that reason, we’re excited to announce a new add-on application for SmartVU that improves the ease and […]Expensive, complex, and time-consuming? Dispelling the myths about FLISR and LOV.
Utilities throughout the world are under pressure to ensure a reliable supply of high-quality power to their customers. Deploying Fault Location, Isolation, and Service Restoration (FLISR) is one of the most reliable ways to do so. With FLISR, you can […]5 Reasons You Need an Offline Development Environment
Did you know that human error is responsible for 70% of all data loss? That’s a particularly disturbing statistic for the utility industry, when administrators import data from other systems and update the database and graphics on a daily basis. […]Bring on the Renewables: Ensuring Grid Stability in the Era of Decentralization
From demanding renewable energy options to generating their own electricity, customers are taking an unprecedented interest in the source of their electricity. At the same time, all around the world, governments are setting mandatory renewable energy targets. This is a […]Smart devices and DERs: how will their data impact utilities?
Without question, some of the greatest challenges faced by the utility sector in the last decade have been brought by on the exponential increase in available data. Communication technologies and smart sensors are generating massive amounts of data and the […]Change is coming: standards and regulations in the age of DERs
Change is coming: standards and regulations in the age of DERs New opportunities and new challenges. Thanks to the rapid growth of distributed energy resources (DER), electric cars, and the IoT, electricity providers are encountering plenty of both. All around […]Proactively resolve outages with advanced outage management capabilities
Outages may be a fact of life but that doesn’t mean you’re powerless against them. With the right information and communication capabilities in your outage management system, your control center can play an active role in minimizing their frequency, duration, […]Collaborate, update, visualize, and share data for optimum system performance
Behind every well-functioning control room, you’ll find two critical factors: comprehensive data and good coffee. While we can’t help you with the coffee, we certainly know a thing or two about putting the right data in front of teams of […]Conserve, reduce, and optimize with demand response applications
Customers today take power for granted … and that’s a good thing. It’s proof that you’re delivering a steady flow of power whenever and wherever they need it. But we know it’s not always easy. Fortunately, demand response technology that […]Put the ‘control’ back into your control room
It’s a challenging time to be a utility. Severe weather events are increasingly common and technology is placing more demands on your utility than ever before. At the same time, customer expectations for reliable power have never been higher. We […]