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Beyond the Map: Building Competitive Advantage through Leveraging Geospatial Data
Energycioinsights >> cxoinsights

Nate Haskin, Chief Data Officer, S&P Global

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) offer a framework for understanding information in relation to its physical location in space. And GIS technology today takes us far beyond traditional cartography to providing key dimensions of location and...

Reinventing Electric Power Value Chain
Energycioinsights >> cioviewpoint

Joseph Santamaria, SVP & Chief Information & Digital Officer, PSEG

The energy grid is being transformed into a smarter, cleaner and more distributed network that must satisfy escalating customer and societal expectations. The increased demands range from integrating emerging energy technologies (renewables,...

Innovation in New Energy Sources
Energycioinsights >> news

Consumers are challenging and changing the traditional business model for utilities owing to the increased demand for solar and wind to supplement their energy needs and lower their costs. While the rise of prosumers and renewable energy...

Big Data That Flies: Data Acquisition With Aerial Drones
Energycioinsights >> cxoinsights

Robert E. Sinclair, Corporate CAD Technology Manager, Civil & Environmental Consultants

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), or drones, have moved from “cool toy” to “essential workhorse” in the minds of many businesspeople – particularly those in the construction, oil and gas, mining, and aggregate...

The Power of Technology for Non-Profit Organizations
Energycioinsights >> cioviewpoint

Gail Hyde, VP-IT & CIO, Habitat for Humanity International

At Habitat for Humanity International, technology plays a large role in our efforts to help people build strength, stability and independence through shelter and transform communities around the world. Any nonprofit international nonprofits in...

The Power of Prediction through Grid Analytics
Energycioinsights >> cxoinsights

Soorya Kuloor, CTO, Advanced Grid Analytics, Landis+Gyr

Distribution utilities are increasingly adopting analytics products into their enterprise IT portfolios. Analytics use cases are focused towards very diverse areas including finance, enterprise and customers. Grid analytics is a piece of this...

How the Internet of Things can Unearth Innovation in Oil & Gas Industry
Energycioinsights >> cxoinsights

Allen Proithis, President, North America, Sigfox

In the Internet of Things (IoT), there are devices that scream data and devices that whisper data. Devices that scream data are energy intensive as they transport persistent data. While these devices attract much of the excitement in the...

The Digital Vision
Energycioinsights >> cioviewpoint

Cynthia Johnson, Ex CIO, California Resources Corporation

The digital oilfield vision includes many use cases of technology. Advancements for the oilfield are keeping up and maybe outpacing Moore’s Law which suggests technology capability doubles every two years. However, the application of...

Leveraging Drones to Increase Safety and Productivity
Energycioinsights >> cioviewpoint

Hugo Vasquez, Deputy CIO, The AES Corporation

Imagine you need to inspect and possibly repair a large and critical electrical wire. There are hospitals, businesses and households depending on your work. Now imagine that wire is suspended 120 feet up in the air and you are teetering next to it...

An Integrated Grid at the Intersection of IT and OT
Energycioinsights >> cxoinsights

Matt Wakefield, Director of Information, Communication & Cyber Security Research, Electric Power Research Institute

The U.S. electric power system and its many assets have per­formed remarkably well in the last 130 years, providing just-in-time electricity across America. Built on a hub and spoke model, the system integrates the physics of electricity...

The Challenge to Utility CIO's of Extending the Data Network to the Electrical Grid
Energycioinsights >> cxoinsights

Jeff Buxton, Executive Consultant, Black & Veatch

The Challenge of Smart Grid Data Utilities undertaking efforts to improve efficiency, customer service and deliver always-on reliability face a broad range of challenges. Today, the dramatic evolution of utility distribution grids includes a...

Quantitative Business Analytics (QBA): Pinpoint Solutions for Big Data
Energycioinsights >> vendor

Gerard V Metzler, Founder & President

Provides their customers with business analytics, big data, large scale data mining, and data filtration capabilities

NC4: A Leader in Safety and Security
Energycioinsights >> vendor

Karl Kotalik, President and CEO

NC4® revolutionizes safety and security solutions for both business and government organizations

Brady PLC: The ETRM Behemoths
Energycioinsights >> vendor

Libby Koehn, Chief Product Officer

Brady plc is the largest European-headquartered provider of trading and risk management software to the global commodity and energy markets. Brady combines fully integrated and complete solutions that support the entire commodity trading...

Quantitative Business Analytics (QBA): Pinpoint Solutions for Big Data
Energycioinsights >> vendor

Gerard V Metzler, Founder & President

QBA is focused on providing value-added services to the Energy Industry including Utilities, Balancing Authorities, Transmission Companies, Plants, Suppliers, and Exploration

Harris Utilities SmartWorks: Revamping the Utility Paradigm
Energycioinsights >> vendor

Chris Lewis, Executive Vice President

Delivers turnkey solutions that help utilities improve customer service and increase financial performance and operational efficiency

Geographic Technologies Group: Bringing Change in the Utilities
Energycioinsights >> vendor

David Holdstock, CEO

A full-service local government GIS consulting company offering GIS products that spatially enable various enterprise solutions and integrates an organization's IT investment via a common interface.

CompassData: Taking Location Awareness to the Next Level
Energycioinsights >> vendor

W. Brant Howard, Co-Founder & CEO

CompassData is well versed in pipeline locating and mapping, oil and gas pad inventory and compliance surveys and web map hosting.

Interloc Solutions: Powering the Grid through Mobility
Energycioinsights >> vendor

Mike Watson, President and CEO

Interloc works with energy & utility clients in all stages of Maximo lifecycle from consideration and implementation to support.

New Century Software: Sophisticated GIS-Based Pipeline Solutions
Energycioinsights >> vendor

Ron Brush, President

Offers GIS technology and services to the oil and gas industry.

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