Leading Australian Utility SP AusNet Targets Smart Network Management with
New system will integrate data from over 600,000 smart meters, assets and
network monitors to provide analytics for management decision making
WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2012
WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Teradata (NYSE: TDC) announced today
that SP AusNet, the largest diversified energy infrastructure business in
Victoria, Australia, managing a $6.6 billion dollar gas and electricity
network, has selected the Teradata's Data Warehouse Appliance and Teradata's
Utilities Logical Data Model as the foundation for a new enterprise data
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"After a comprehensive evaluation of data warehouse systems, SP AusNet chose
Teradata's platform and Utilities Data Model, initially to support our Smart
Network requirements, but ultimately building towards our vision for a true
enterprise-wide information management platform," said Ash Peck, general
manager, ICT, SP AusNet. "This implementation is part of significant changes
we are embracing to remain at the forefront of the energy network business.
Teradata offered a proven, scalable solution with excellent industry
references; and Teradata saw things from our point of view."
The new system will integrate interval and event data from over 600,000 smart
meters, assets and network monitors to provide an efficient analytics platform
capable of supporting both the current needs of SP AusNet, and providing a
data warehouse platform for a wide range of other future purposes.
"We are delighted to be partnering with SP AusNet, helping them to bring to
their customers a superior, more efficient, effective network," said vice
president, Teradata Australia and New Zealand, Andrew Blamey. "We will be
sharing our expertise in transforming their data into useful information that
SP AusNet can use to make smart decisions."
The Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance is a cost-effective, fully integrated,
scalable hardware and Database platform.
The Teradata Utilities Data Model is a blueprint for integrating data from
diverse data sources allowing organisations to make better informed
decisions. It helps utility companies, searching for new and better ways to
make their entire operations more efficient.
About SP AusNet
SP AusNet is the largest diversified energy infrastructure business in
Victoria, owning and operating a state-wide electricity transmission network,
along with an electricity and gas distribution network. The company is
committed to the safe, efficient and reliable supply of energy via our $6.64
billion networks to more than 1.2 million residential and business consumers.
Headquartered in Melbourne, Australia, SP AusNet employs more than 1,800
people and is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX: SPN) and the
Singapore Exchange (SGX: ST). SP AusNet also owns Select Solutions.
For more details, please visit: http://www.sp-ausnet.com.au/
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