Advanced Solutions for a New Utilities Industry
The utilities industry is changing. As older management systems are displaced by sophisticated, emerging technologies, utility providers need trusted advisors capable of managing the change management process and creating a safer, more efficient utility delivery environment. From complex utility billing systems to IT infrastructure to plant physical security systems, large utility organizations require advanced technologies capable of thriving in an environment where rapid provisioning and continuous improvement are the norm.
SDI brings unparalleled resources and expertise to the implementation of complex utility industry systems that cannot fail. We provide advanced technology solutions and critical systems capabilities in three key areas:
Physical Security. SDI specializes in helping utility companies address the demands of NERC requirements, increased public scrutiny and the infrastructure security challenges of a post-911 world. Our capabilities cover a full range of physical security technologies including digital video management systems, Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) systems, access control & biometric identity management, and turn-key command centers.
Enterprise Performance. SDI harnesses industry-leading technologies to optimize the efficiency of people and assets, enabling your company to meet strict regulatory guidelines while maximizing human capital and streamlining operations. We offer a breadth of services that includes large utility billing systems, human capital management technologies, asset management systems, vehicle fleet management systems and billing/collection solutions.
IT Infrastructure. SDI has deep capabilities in the design, implementation and support of the high capacity platforms and IT infrastructure systems that are required by today’s most powerful utility industry technologies. Our offerings include mission-critical network infrastructure, wireless 802.11x networks, NOC tools and services, migration-to-cloud, infrastructure SmartSourcing℠ and other services.
Water and Wastewater
Large, complex water management entities face an array of regulatory and operational challenges. From modernizing outdated systems to optimizing advanced infrastructure for improved performance, water and wastewater management authorities need to find new ways to leverage technology as a driver of efficiency and mission critical outcomes.
SDI SmartSourcing℠ currently provides on-site technical support for one of the nation’s largest municipal water management departments, maintaining an advanced CIS/Billing system with 600,000+ water/sewer accounts and tracking 400,000+ inventory items including water meters and automated meter reading devices. Our onsite team is constantly adding additional value, identifying opportunities to cleanse data and developing approaches to correct data inconsistencies.
When it comes to reliable technology systems and infrastructure support services, SDI has the experience and resources to reduce costs, improve performance and increase operation efficiency throughout your water and wastewater management organization.
Contact us to learn how SDI can improve security, performance and IT infrastructure in your utility company.