FRISCO, Texas, Oct. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sensible energy, the leader in network edge visibility, analytics, and control for a modern distribution network, today announced the availability of its solutions on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace, a digital catalog with thousands of Software listings from independent software vendors that make it easy to find, test, buy, and deploy software that runs on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The Sentient Energy solution bundles distribution line sensors, cloud-based analysis software, and services. The solution is designed specifically to meet the needs of the country’s approximately 2,900 electrical utilities and cooperatives, which account for approximately 15% of total net generation, 12% of transmission, and nearly 50% of electrical distribution lines in the country.*. The availability of Sentient Energy solutions on AWS Marketplace will make it easier for utilities to purchase and implement technologies that will help them achieve their modernization goals. Sentient Energy also announced a new partnership with Survalent, a leading provider of advanced distribution management system (ADMS) software.
“By accessing this offering from Sentient Energy on AWS Marketplace, customers can use our efficient solution to accelerate grid modernization. Grid modernization is an important initiative for utilities and cooperatives that serve smaller, often more rural communities,” said Giri Iyer, vice president of business development at Sentient Energy. “In addition, our innovative partnership between Sentient Energy and Survalent gives these utilities the ability to efficiently and cost-effectively purchase and deploy the proven retrofit solutions and services they need to ensure safe and consistent power supply, even in the smallest communities in remote areas. ”
Sentient Energy products provide utilities with greater visibility and insight into the distribution network through real-time data and analytics, the ability to identify potential and active outages or performance issues, and improved efficiency and energy savings. Additionally, Sentient Energy products seamlessly integrate with leading Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)/Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS) platforms for optimal utility management.
Sentient Energy Grid Modernization Solution Bundles on AWS Marketplace
Sentient Energy’s bundled products and services are designed to help utilities take advantage of the economic incentives of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), Section D, by accelerating network modernization in areas such as network reliability, resilience and flexibility. With availability on AWS Marketplace, utilities can speed up procurement processes. With these new packages, they can more confidently deploy solar, wind, microgrids and electric vehicle charging.
The first step in designing a grid modernization initiative is to accurately assess the utility’s progress under the Sensitive Power Sources Maturity Model, along with advisory services. This model helps utilities select technologies and services that meet IIJA recommendations. Additionally, Sentient Energy offers ready-to-submit IIJA models to expedite access to funding. Sentient’s Reliability-as-a-Service and Resilience-as-a-Service network modernization bundles are highly configurable. They can be customized to meet the needs of any size network modernization project. Bundles include expert professional services for the design and implementation of Sentient Energy smart line sensors and analytics solutions, as well as integration with Survalent SCADA/ADMS solutions.
Built-in integration with Survalent SCADA/ADMS
Through the Survalent partnership, the Sentient Energy Ample Grid Analytics solution is fully integrated with the SurvalentONE™ platform, allowing all sensor data from the Sentient Energy line to automatically feed into SurvalentONE. The Survalent integration is included in all Sentient Energy bundles available on AWS Marketplace.
Sentient Energy will be available as a power and utility solution on AWS Marketplace starting October 21. For more information on accelerating grid modernization for the public electricity market, please contact [email protected].
About Sensible Energy
Sentient Energy, a Koch Engineered Solutions company, provides smart sensing, data analytics, optimization and control technologies for the distribution network. Sentient Energy’s hardware and software solutions help electric utilities make data-driven decisions to improve the delivery of reliable, safe and efficient power. With the industry’s only network analysis system that covers the entire distribution network, Sentient Energy leads the global market with the largest network of line sensor deployments in North America, gathering rich data real-time for predictive information and strategic network management. Sentient Energy’s Grid Edge Control solutions enable utilities to reduce energy costs at the grid edge through Volt-VAR optimization, conservation voltage reduction and peak demand reduction. Sentient Energy partners with leading communications network providers. For more information, visit sentientenergy.com or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.
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