Advanced Solutions for a New Utilities Industry

Technology in the utility industry is rapidly changing. As cloud, mobile and other digital technologies offer significant operational advantages, utility organizations are looking to update existing legacy technologies and transform supporting business processes. From complex utility billing systems to hybrid IT infrastructure, utility providers need a trusted advisor capable of driving these new technologies to achieve their stated strategic objectives and regulatory compliance.


SDI brings unparalleled resources and expertise to the implementation of complex, mission-critical utility technology: SDI offers 20 years of corporate utility experience, with a team of over 35 seasoned utility business and technology professionals. We have served over 30 utility organizations throughout the United States, including ten Tier 1 utilities (serving over 500,000 customers).

SDI’s utility IT portfolio of projects has included Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, Customer Information Systems, Web Payment, Mobile Applications, AMI, SCADA, Telecom, Asset Management, Workforce Management, GIS, Systems Integration, and Managed Services programs. SDI’s utility consulting engagements have included IT Strategic Planning, IT Assessments, IT Policies and Procedures, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Project Management, Business Process Analysis/Reengineering, IT Governance, Disaster Recovery Planning, IT System Selection and Procurement, and Change Management programs.

Organizational Change Management: Guiding a Midwest Utility On Its Enterprise Asset Management Journey

SDI’s white paper, Organizational Change Management: Guiding a Midwest Utility on its Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) Journey, explores the implementation of a successful integrated change management program in an agile environment.

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Advanced Solutions for the New Utilities Industry

From complex utility billing systems to hybrid IT infrastructure, utility providers need a trusted advisor capable of driving these new technologies to achieve their stated strategic objectives and regulatory compliance.


Gas utility operators are increasingly leveraging smart technologies, data-driven analytics and resilient infrastructure in their enterprise IT environment.


Electric utilities are embracing advanced technologies to better manage assets, build network resilience, and improve customer relationships.


Whether moving from aging infrastructure to smart grid, or allowing for web payments, water utility operators have significant technology challenges ahead.


Driven by increasing regulatory requirements, wastewater utilities are looking to technology to maximize operational efficiencies and revenue generation.


Privately-held waste management organizations and municipalities are challenged with using technology to maximize operational efficiencies.

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SDI is a reflection of the diverse society we serve. Every individual’s unique background and experience contribute greatly to our successful organization.

Our Comprehensive IT Services

In a complex and fast-changing world, you need a team that understands how to marry legacy technology with cost-saving, process-streaming, cutting-edge techniques. We’re honored to work with your teams to create sustainable solutions to the pressing tech challenges of today- and tomorrow. We’re more than a consulting firm. We’re your partner for a better future.

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Presence Managed Services

As technology shifts and the way we use it changes, our team is on the ground every day to make sure it runs correctly, adapts to the situation, and prepares for the future.

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Where do you want to be next year? 10 years from now? What do you need to get there? We assess, plan, and even manage every step you take to move your organization forward.

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Your next phase requires new technology. Our experts understand the market, understand your needs, and know-how to acquire and implement your tech while controlling costs.

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How does it run? How do we increase efficiency? How do we move to the cloud? Building an infrastructure means taking a comprehensive look and needs, goals, and possibilities.


You run critical infrastructure. That means you are vulnerable to accidental disasters and intentional assaults. SDI provides the protection you need in a shifting security environment.

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The Presence Difference

Presence is more than proximity. It means taking the time to know your organization’s unique needs and business strategies. Presence is being there when needed.

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