White Papers

  • Nov 02, 2010 | AT&T Inc.
    Read about the multiplicity of computer and communications systems & how they must be protected against threats from those who would do harm to electric, natural gas and water distribution systems.
  • Oct 27, 2010 | Varolii Corporation
    Utilities across the U.S. are spearheading innovative programs designed to reduce energy consumption and help consumers budget their expenses. While such programs as Smart Meter, Demand Response, Budget Bill, Low Income Assistance, and others could transform the way utilities serve their...
  • Oct 26, 2010 | Galvin Electricity Initiative
    The issue in this white paper is to determine what legal and regulatory relics of an earlier era are still present and may serve as barriers to, or enablers of, the full, economically justifiable deployment and exploitation of smart grid technology. Through an analysis of 11 states, this paper is...
  • Oct 20, 2010 | Bentley Systems, Inc.
    Utilities must change business practices to keep pace with the evolving intelligent grid transformation. This whitepaper explores some of these challenges and discusses the benefits of implementing innovative software solutions to design the modern grid f
  • Oct 14, 2010 | Oracle Primavera
    Utilities need to invest heavily in order to maintain operations and continue to grow their business, yet they are faced with many challenges. EPPM solutions can help them successfully complete projects, while improving collaboration and managing project risks.
  • Oct 08, 2010 | TROPOS Networks, Inc.
    Utilities are weighing multiple wireless network technologies for smart grids - how to decide? This document explores the trade-offs between licensed and unlicensed spectrum for wide-area smart grid communications by examing cost, availability, reliability, security, and application fit.
  • Oct 04, 2010 | Oracle Primavera
    The impact of maintenance on the bottom line has never been greater. Millions of dollars and the success or failure of critical projects are on the line every time a skilled craftsman lays a wrench on an important piece of machinery. An enterprise project portfolio management (EPPM) solution can...
  • Sep 30, 2010 | Meridium, Inc.
    The PAS 55 standard addresses the growing recognition of how poorly managed assets negatively affect the safety and profitability of an organization. Meridium's APM software not only meets PAS 55 requirements to meet the lifecycle requirements of an asset or system, but also accelerates results and...
  • Sep 10, 2010 | Alvarion
    WiMAX and WiFi are technologies utilized for outdoor wireless applications. Both technology standards have evolved throughout the years, offering wider coverage, higher throughput and better interference mitigation. The inherent characteristics of, and thus differentiators between WiMAX and WiFi,...
  • Sep 08, 2010 | CSC (Computer Sciences Corporation)
    Significant investments in information and communications technologies, new products and services, and physical infrastructure position utilities to improve service reliability, drive bottom-line profitability, and create new revenue centers. While regional investment focus differs, utilities...