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TMCNet:  Survalent Technology Announces They are Enabling Base Functionality for Outage Management System (OMS) on 500 Worldwide Systems

[September 20, 2013]

Survalent Technology Announces They are Enabling Base Functionality for Outage Management System (OMS) on 500 Worldwide Systems

Mississauga, ON, Sep 20, 2013 ( via COMTEX) -- Survalent Technology, a world leader in Smart Grid technology, announced today that they are enabling base functionality for Outage Management System (OMS) on all 500 of their worldwide systems. The announcement was made by Steve Mueller, President, at Survalent's worldwide user meeting, TechFest, being held this week in Niagara Falls, Ontario.

"We are greatly appreciative of our customer base," Mueller stated to an audience of over 200 attendees. "This is our gift back to you as part of our celebration of service to the electric utility industry for 50 years." Survalent has been in continuous operation servicing the electric utility industry since 1964.

The base functionality includes the ability to log customer calls, create outage records, assign and manage service crews, and record time and materials for repairs. Customers need to be on software maintenance and contact Survalent's technical support group to enable OMS functionality.

"For many years, Survalent has been known as the market leader for Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)," states Mike Bowdle, VP US Sales. "With the release of our fully-integrated OMS and Distribution Management System (DMS), our system platform is now an Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS)." ADMS allows utilities to operate integrated SCADA, OMS, and DMS on a single-user interface providing a common user experience.

Survalent is interoperable with other utility systems such as Engineering Analysis (EA), Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI), Geographic Information System (GIS), Customer Information System (CIS), Integrated Voice Response (IVR), Load Management (LM), and Automated Vehicle Location (AVL) to extend the capabilities of ADMS.

About Survalent Technology Survalent Technology is the oldest and most experienced independent supplier of Advanced Distribution Management Systems (ADMS) for Electric, Transit, Renewable and Water/Wastewater utilities in North America. For over five decades, we have helped more than 500 utilities use operational data to increase reliability, efficiency and customer service. With our proven and reliable SCADA, integrated Outage Management System (OMS), integrated Distribution Management (DMS), utilities transform data into actionable intelligence. We partner with utilities across the globe to create mission critical solutions that will achieve the promise of the Smart Grid. Learn more at

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