CES International partners with Krohm
In an effort to accelerate delivery time on software projects, CES International, developer of operations management software for utilities, partnered with India-based Krohm Solutions, a utility-focused, software services company with offshore operations. Under the partnership, Krohm will provide CES International with dedicated, multi-site, around-the-clock software engineering and project implementation support. Krohm has offices in India and Atlanta, which allows the company to develop software nonstop in order to meet development deadlines.
Square D releases POWERLOGIC
Square D released POWERLOGIC Power Server, an unattended device to improve energy data collection and provide Web interface. The self-contained facility information server can provide local monitoring as a stand-alone system, as gateway connectivity as part of a corporate-wide system, or it can transfer data as a key component in an on-line enterprise system. In any capacity, the Power Server functions as a communication gateway, Web server and data concentrator connecting and displaying information for up to 64 monitoring devices in the POWERLOGIC system.
CL&P selects Powerweb
Powerweb Technologies contracted with the Connecticut Light and Power Co. (CL&P) to develop and deploy a low cost wireless thermostat which will be beneficial to both residential and small commercial customers. The new thermostats use Omni-Link technology and will enhance current demand-response products. Through this innovative technology, the thermostat will use both reliable two-way communication and affordable modem hardware.
RG&E selects Tangram
New York-based Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation (RG&E) selected Tangram Enterprise Solutions Inc.’s Enterprise Insight to optimize their ongoing lifecycle asset management program. Enterprise Insight will be a component in RG&E’s company-wide initiative to proactively track and manage software licenses, warranties, and maintenance contracts. Enterprise Insight, the market’s only fully Web-based asset management solution, tracks and manages IT assets throughout their lifecycles-from procurement through disposal.
COGNICASE and M3i join forces
In a move that will uplift and change the shape of solution provisioning for energy, telecommunications, and public security companies, COGNICASE signed a letter of intent to acquire M3i Systems Inc. from Hydro-Quebec. Once this transaction closes M3i will become a COGNICASE division. Hydro-Quebec will become a shareholder in COGNICASE. As part of the overall deal, COGNICASE and M3i will obtain a major services and development contract with Hydro-Quebec.
Enerwise acquires Datapult
Enerwise Global Technologies acquired Datapult LLC from American Electric Power Co. Inc. Datapult’s offerings complement and extend the Enerwise portfolio and provide additional products and services for a broader set of commercial and industrial (C&I) customers. The expanded Enerwise product portfolio includes Web-based applications that are used to collect and analyze energy usage information, monitor power quality and provide utility bill allocation and payment services.