Oracle Press Release

Oracle to Demonstrate Innovation and Commitment to Utilities Industry at DistribuTECH 2012

Redwood Shores, Calif. – Jan. 11, 2012

News Facts

Oracle will demonstrate its leadership and vision at DistribuTECH 2012 in San Antonio, Tex., January 24-26.
Brad Williams, vice president, industry strategy, Oracle Utilities, and executives from Southern Company, will speak during “Driving Greater Value from Smart Metering Investment with Information Architecture for Data Mining and Analytics at Southern Company” on Wednesday, Jan. 25 at 1:30 p.m.
Oracle Utilities executives are also scheduled to speak at the following sessions:
“Microgrid Management Strategy: The Combined Advanced Distribution Management System and Substation Automation Architecture” on Tuesday, Jan. 24 at 1 p.m.
“Utility Best Practices in Standards-based Smart Grid Integration and Enterprise Information Management” on Tuesday, Jan. 24 at 3 p.m.
“Distribution Challenges” breakfast roundtable on Wednesday, Jan. 25 at 7:30 a.m.
“San Diego Gas & Electric Applies Complex Event Processing and Service-oriented Architecture for Smart Metering and OMS Solutions” on Wednesday, Jan. 25 at 1:30 p.m.
“AMI and Outage: What Can I tell the Customer?” on Wednesday, Jan. 25 at 1:30 p.m.
“Improving Fault Response at Southern Company with Real-time Fault Location Analysis Through Combined Outage and Advanced Distribution Management” session on Thursday, Jan. 26 at 9:30 a.m.
“Smart Grid Risk Mitigation” on Thursday, Jan. 26 at 9:30 a.m.
Attendees can visit the Oracle booth (600) to learn more about Oracle Utilities’ broad applications and technology footprint with a specific emphasis on Oracle Utilities Network Management System, Oracle Utilities Meter Data Management as well as Oracle Utilities Mobile Workforce Management.

Supporting Quote

“Oracle is committed to developing complete technology solutions that enable utilities to meet their business objectives – from improving operational efficiency to better managing customer communications or implementing smart metering or smart grid initiatives. We are pleased to be a part of DistribuTECH 2012 and to have the opportunity to showcase Oracle Utilities' wide breadth of solutions,” said Linda Jackman, group vice president of industry strategy, Oracle Utilities.


About Oracle Utilities

Oracle Utilities delivers proven software applications that help utilities of all types and sizes achieve competitive advantage, business performance excellence and a lower total cost of technology ownership. Oracle Utilities integrates industry-specific customer care and billing, network management, work and asset management, mobile workforce management and meter data management applications with the capabilities of Oracle's industry-leading enterprise applications, business intelligence tools, middleware, database technologies, as well as servers and storage. The software enables customers to adapt more nimbly to market deregulation, meet ever-evolving customer demands and deliver on environmental conservation commitments. Additionally, Oracle Utilities helps utilities prepare for smart metering and smart grid initiatives that enhance efficiency and provide critical intelligence metrics that can help drive more-informed energy and water usage decisions for consumers and businesses. For more information, visit

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