At the conference, SUBNET will unveil their latest products including SubSTATION Server, SubSTATION Explorer, PowerSYSTEM Server, and PowerSYSTEM Center. SUBNET is also offering training for SCADA and substation engineers and technicians on October 24th & 25th in conjunction with the conference.
Subnet says “utility, power transmission, smart grid and NERC CIP challenges will be explored through case studies, industry keynote addresses, and hands-on demonstrations. Technology implementation and efficiency strategies will focus on improving substation operations for increased reliability.”
The SUBNET User Group Conference attracts substation engineers, distribution substation technicians, IT system architects, substation foremen, systems analysts and systems operations specialists as well as other utility personnel.
The inaugural SUBNET User Group Conference was held in 2009 and attendees included representatives from Alabama Power, Arizona Public Service, ATCO Electric, Dominion Power, Duke Energy, EnerNex, GE Energy, Georgia Power, Microsoft, Minnesota Power, PECO Energy, Salt River Project, San Diego Gas & Electric, Schweitzer Engineering, TRICO Electric Coop, Tristate Generation & Transmission and Western Area Power.
Founded in 1992, SUBNET develops critical asset management, cyber security, data management and visualization tools for the electric utility industry that bridges the gap between substation devices and business intelligence systems. Data visualization and fault detection are critical for situational awareness in power transmission and distribution environments. Substation engineers are shown proven strategies to help maximize operational reliability.
Complete details on the SUBNET User Group Conference 2010 are available at http://www.subnet.com/user-group-2010