SP AusNet targets smart network management with Teradata


Ash Peck,
General Manager,
ICT, SP AusNet
Melbourne, Australia and Washington, DC, U.S.A. — (METERING.COM) — October 25, 2012 – SP AusNet, the largest diversified energy infrastructure business in Victoria, has selected Teradata’s Data Warehouse Appliance and Utilities Logical Data Model as the foundation for a new enterprise data warehouse.

This new system will integrate interval and event data from over 600,000 smart meters, assets and network monitors to provide an efficient analytics platform capable of supporting both the current needs of SP AusNet, and providing a data warehouse platform for a wide range of other future purposes.

“SP AusNet chose Teradata’s platform and Utilities Data Model, initially to support our smart network requirements, but ultimately building towards our vision for a true enterprise-wide information management platform,” said Ash Peck, general manager, ICT at SP AusNet. “This implementation is part of significant changes we are embracing to remain at the forefront of the energy network business.”  

The Data Warehouse Appliance is a fully integrated, scalable hardware and database platform.

The Utilities Data Model is a blueprint for integrating data from diverse data sources.