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By Kim Gaddy | Dec 17, 2014
Analytics needs to move beyond university labs and corporate headquarters and live in the real world. This sentiment is shared by Creighton Oyler, Oracle’s Vice President, Strategic Growth Markets. ...more
By Chris Moyer | Dec 17, 2014
The height of the holiday season is well and truly upon us. Chanukah started on the 16th and Christmas is just a week away. This is the time for of year for family, yearly reflection and carols. ...more
By Kim Gaddy | Dec 17, 2014
The new international asset management standard ISO 55001 was published in January 2014, after three years of development. It was based on Publically Available Specification (PAS) 55 which was originally published in 2004. ...more
By Chris Moyer | Dec 10, 2014
Conversations in Analytics: Micah Dehenau, Vertex ...more
By Chris Moyer | Dec 10, 2014
It can often seem somewhat arbitrary to do a yearend review or preview of what the next year has in store for an industry. In fact for much of the past 125 years the pace of technological change for the utility industry would not have required a yearly examination of what’s to come. ...more
By Micah DeHenau | Dec 10, 2014
Even with the rise in interactions across non-voice channels, it’s phone calls that continue to dominate the volume of interactions between utilities and their customers. ...more
By Kathleen Wolf Davis | Dec 3, 2014
Central Lincoln People's Utility District (PUD) has been serving customers on the Oregon coast since 1943. Covering about 700 square miles, the district serves near 40,000 people along 112 miles of the state's scenic coastline. Read the entire article previously published by Intelligent Utility Magazine's Editor-in-Chief, Kathleen Wolf Davis..... ...more
By John Johnson | Dec 3, 2014
When it comes to smart grid data analytics, the topic could be viewed as both the backbone – and a backache - for today’s utility. Data analytics hold great potential for forward-thinking utilities that are able to wrap their heads around the massive reams of new data and come up with valid and productive ways to put it to work. ...more
By Kim Gaddy | Nov 19, 2014
It seemed appropriate to take a moment and look back at the goals and deliverable's produced by the 2014 Utility Analytics Institute Working Groups. ...more
By Chris Moyer | Nov 19, 2014
One of the most common refrains at the Utility Analytics Week last month in Newport Beach was the recognition of how important it was for utilities to use advanced analytics to make predicative and prescriptive business discussions. ...more

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