Mississauga, ON (PRWEB) April 25, 2012
Survalent Technology will bring together users from around the world for a week-long event consisting of technical training and comprehensive conference overviews of the latest advancements in the rapidly expanding areas of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) and Smart Grid for the control room.
This year’s TechFest conference, on Empowering the Visual Utility, will be held June 11-15, 2012, at the Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, and is open to all utility and other SCADA professionals. TechFest serves as an important forum for SCADA users to share their challenges, successes, and best practices.
The training portion will cover Windows SCADA, System Configuration, Reporting, and other advanced topics. The conference portion will showcase new products and features, case studies and user discussions on important topics.
This year's keynote speaker will be Mr. Marty Edwards from The Department of Homeland Security. He will speak on “The Evolution of Industrial Control Systems Security."
“Survalent will formally introduce and launch new advance software and hardware products. The highlighted software applications include SurvCentral for SCADA mobile user experience and Dynamic Voltage Regulation (DVR) for managing peak demand response. New substation automation hardware releases include the ‘Tracker’ RTU, running on Linux OS platform, and the ‘Miner’ RTU, a dedicated entry level product targeting price sensitive application. Additionally, a new release of the RTUs’ configuration tool, Station Explorer 3 (SE3), will provide RTUs customers with an application to effortlessly setup the equipment in less time than ever before,” states Young Ngo, Vice President of Business Development.
About Survalent Technology
Survalent Technology is the leading provider of real-time smart grid management systems for enabling visualization, optimization and improved operations for utilities. For over four decades, we have helped more than 400 utilities use operational data to increase reliability, efficiency and customer service. With our proven and reliable SCADA, Outage Management System (OMS), Distribution Management (DMS), Demand Response (DR), Distribution Automation (DA), and Substation Automation (SA) solutions, utilities transform data into actionable intelligence. We partner with utilities across the globe to create mission critical solutions that will achieve the promise of the Smart Grid. Learn more at http://www.survalent.com.