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What are the risks of drowning if I build my own data lake?

What are the risks of drowning if I build my own data lake?

Every utility analytics conference you attend these days seems to have one or two sessions discussing data lakes.  What is a data lake anyway?  Wikipedia defines it as “a method of storing enterprise data within a system or repository, in its nat ...

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Can data analytics replace people in energy efficiency?

Big data and analytics have been buzzwords for quite some time now.  Within the utility space, Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) has opened up new opportunities to collect and use energy usage data.  In the past, most utilities only collected ...

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Digital Focus in our Technology Outlook 2025 Report

Digital Focus in our Technology Outlook 2025 Report

As I watched the Solar Impulse 2 - powered only by the sun - fly over San Francisco this past weekend, I reflected on technology and the role it plays in our ever-changing world. The Solar Impulse 2 is a Swiss-developed solar aircraft attempting to b ...

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Becoming a More Digitally-Focused Organization

Digital solutions form a growing trend across both our work and personal lives. The tools with which we and almost anyone can create, analyze, leverage, and display data are endless, opening new frontiers across our enterprise. I recently spent a cou ...

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Renewables business dials into telecoms for strategic partnership

Renewables business dials into telecoms for strategic partnership

This author no longer works for DNV GL. In the fifth in a series of ‘Beyond Integration’ blogs on renewables and the grid, Fliss Jones explores how the renewables business is going beyond old silos through partnering with telecoms. You wou ...

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Themes from DistribuTECH 2015: Utility Transformation and Risk Management

Themes from DistribuTECH 2015: Utility Transformation and Risk Management

Introduction Any change represents an opportunity, but it also comes with risk. Nobody wants to find out later that he should have done things differently. The need for change was one of the key themes at the 2015 DistribuTECH conference earlier thi ...

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Why do utilities need a data analytics roadmap?

Currently there is much excitement about benefits that utilities could gain from processing and analyzing all of the available data from the grid and its customers—benefits like uncovering novel operational efficiencies, introducing new products, f ...

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How advanced metering has rocked the utility revenue protection world

Utility revenue protection activities are not like they used to be. Advancements in meter technology, reading, and data collection have had a major impact on revenue protection department operations, and for some utilities, present opportunities for ...

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Can parallel computing work for smart grid data?

Can parallel computing work for smart grid data?

This author no longer works for DNV GL. Having too much information is a commonly heard complaint today. Yet, in the energy and utility industry, millions of smart meters are being deployed with the promise of providing data at unprecedented level ...

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