e-scada SCADA Service Product

Source: Open Systems International, Inc.
e-scada is the electric power industry's first Internet based Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) service product
e-scada is the electric power industry's first Internet based Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) service product. It is intended as a cost-effective service rather than an outright purchase of SCADA equipment and technology.

e-scada is offered on a monthly subscription fee basis for SCADA and other applications. It requires minimum hardware at the control room and uses LAN-based RTU technology to communicate without main servers at our facility using the public Internet or a private Intranet.

is an SSP and ASP (SCADA Service Provider and an Application Service Provider) offering an Internet-based SCADA and applications services to the electric utility industry.

With the advent and explosive growth of the Internet as a communication and connection medium, SCADA systems and application services offered to utilities in a hassle-free and maintenance-free manner is a viable and innovative business proposition.

e-scada offers a flexible control system to its customers without the maintenance, equipment, and manpower required of traditional systems. Using standard Internet browsers, users can access their system from any computer and from anywhere in the world once they have the proper security clearance.

e-scada fills the needs of end-users and service providers:


  • Small to mid-sized utilities with no existing SCADA system or technical maintenance staff.
  • Utilities without a large capital budget.
  • Application users who want a low cost, low maintenance application service.
Service Providers
  • Utilities who want to use this technology to become SCADA Service Providers (SSP) and Application Service Providers (ASP) to their members.
Why e-scada?
An Internet-based service would allow utilities to offer control and monitoring services to their lower tier systems, as an SSP, or offer control to geographically disjointed power generation entities, or take on additional revenue generating ventures such as regulation, load management, energy accounting, meter reading, and billing.

Product and Services
e-scada provides the following systems and applications services on a monthly subscription basis:

  • SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisitions)
  • Energy Management Software (Transmission Security Analysis and Generation Control)
  • Load Forecasting
  • Trouble Call Management
  • Load Management
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Open Systems International, Inc. , 3600 Holly Lane North, Suite 40, Minneapolis, MN 55447-1283. Tel: 763-551-0559; Fax: 763-551-0750.