IEC 61850 certification for Survalent's integrated software platform provides key benefit of protocol conformance and standardization across all applications for its utility customers.
Mississauga, ON (PRWEB) December 05, 2013
Survalent Technology Corporation, the most trusted provider of smart grid solutions, announced today that its Advanced Automation Management System Software is now IEC 61850 Certified. Survalent’s software portfolio is wide ranging, including solutions for utilities control room operation, substation automation, and distribution automation. IEC 61850 certification for Survalent’s integrated software platform provides key benefit of protocol conformance and standardization across all applications for its utility customers.
The certification testing was performed by KEMA Nederland, in their independent testing laboratory located in Arnhem. KEMA is the leading certification organization for IEC protocols, and is authorized by UCA (Utility Communications Architecture) to perform the official 61850 conformance tests and issue certificates.
According to Young Ngo, Vice President of Survalent, “The IEC 61850 protocol is the international standard for communication in substation automation. Survalent has been investing and delivering quality utility automation software solutions for many years. With this successful 61850 certification, we are confident in the standardization of our products to meet future interoperability requirements by our utility customers for their system automation needs.”
About Survalent Technology
Survalent Technology is the oldest and most experienced independent supplier of Advanced Distribution Management Systems (ADMS) for Electric, Transit, Renewable and Water/Wastewater utilities in North America. For over five decades, we have helped more than 500 utilities use operational data to increase reliability, efficiency and customer service. With our proven and reliable SCADA, integrated Outage Management System (OMS), integrated Distribution Management (DMS), 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.