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Dayton Power and Light Selects OSI Technology for a New Generation Management System

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) was selected by Dayton Power and Light (DP&L) a subsidiary of the AES Corporation to supply a new Generation Management System (GMS) based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

DP&L's new OSI GMS will replace an existing GMS which has been in operation since 1998. The new system will include the advanced functionality of OSI's next-generation, .NET based Graphical User Interface (GUI), Advanced SCADA Functionality, Advanced Alarm Management System, Calculation & Scripting Subsystem, Real-time and Historical Trending, Data Engineering and Maintenance Subsystem, Historical Information System and Data Archiving, Inter-control Center Communications Protocol, and Automatic Generation Control and Dispatch software products.

The Dayton Power and Light Company (www.dplinc.com) is the principal subsidiary of DPL Inc. (DPL), a regional energy provider and an AES company. DPL, a regulated electric utility, provides service to over 515,000 customers in West Central Ohio; DPL, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates approximately 3,000 megawatts of generation capacity, of which 2,000 megawatts are coal-fired units and 1,000 megawatts are solar, natural gas, battery storage and diesel peaking units.

OSI (www.osii.com) provides open, state-of-the-art and high-performance automation solutions to utilities worldwide. These solutions include Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, Network Management Systems (NMS), Energy Management Systems (EMS), Distribution Management Systems (DMS) and Generation Management Systems (GMS); as well as individual software and hardware products and Smart Grid Solutions for utility operations worldwide. OSI is head quartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

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