Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 30, 2013
GridFirst today announced the launch of a series of informational webinars for the GridFirst product line, the GridFirst Mobile Application for Utilities and the GridFirst Outage Notification Management solution.
“The leaders of electric cooperatives and municipal utilities are looking for ways to improve their customer service and for new means to reach their customers, and our GridFirst solution utilizes the one device your customers carry with them at all times… their mobile phone,” said Kartik Kakarala, CEO and Co-Founder of Halcyon. “However, we also recognize time is precious commodity for these leaders and by providing these informational webinars, we can introduce utilities to our cost saving solution in a compact session.”
GridFirst, Halcyon’s Smart Energy Management Solution changes the way utilities have been doing business with their customers by providing a medium to communicate effectively with them using the customers own mobile smart phones and tablets. By leveraging the GridFirst Mobile Application for Utilities, utility companies will see a real ROI through reduced operational costs. Through GridFirst, Energy companies can provide consumers the tools to monitor and manage energy consumption from a mobile smart device, or online through the GridFirst Web Portal. Utilizing the GridFirst Outage Notification Management product, energy companies can communicate directly with customers via mobile smart devices, providing outage updates, payment reminders as well as marketing and consumer information campaigns.
GridFirst Mobile Solutions are customized to the Utility Company Name, Branding and Marketing Schemes. Mobile applications are launched in Apple, Android, Windows and Blackberry platforms.
“Our webinars are designed to communicate the features and capabilities of our product line in a effective, compact format, providing utility leaders with the information they need to know to make informed decisions,” said Bruce Bjerke, VP of Business Development for Halcyon and GridFirst.
The GridFirst Informational Webinar series will start in May of 2013 and continue every two weeks through September. Utilities will have the opportunity to schedule individual product demonstration sessions following each webinar. Utilities can register to attend a webinar session through the GridFirst website, http://www.gridfirst.com.
GridFirst is a subsidiary of Halcyon Consulting, a software solutions provider with 14 years of experience providing software products for vertical markets and custom development services.