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Indianola Municipal Utilities of Iowa Selects OSI Technology for a New SCADA System

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Indianola Municipal Utilities (IMU) to supply a state-of-the-art SCADA system based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform. This solution will replace IMU's legacy C3-ilex system.

IMU's new SCADA system is comprised of the following components: OSI's advanced Graphical User Interface; Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition; Real-time and Historical Trending; Data Engineering and Maintenance Subsystem; Advanced Alarm Management System; Communications Front-end Processor; ODBC interface; Historical Information System and Data Archiving; Automatic Voltage/VAR Control; and Voyager™, OSI's Remote/Mobile Browser-based User Interface.

Indianola Municipal Utilities (www.i-m-u.com) is located in Indianola, Iowa and provides the city with electric, water and network services. The Indianola community has enjoyed the benefits of a locally owned, not-for-profit utility since 1890. Many changes have taken place since those early years, but one thing has remained the same: IMU's commitment to providing the most reliable, affordable service possible.

Open Systems International (www.osii.com)—headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota—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), Outage Management Systems (OMS), Generation Management Systems (GMS), Substation Automation (SA) Systems, Data Warehousing (Historian) Analytics, Situational Awareness Systems, individual software and hardware products, and Smart Grid solutions for utility operations. OSI's solutions empower its users to meet their operational challenges, day-in and day-out, with unsurpassed reliability and a minimal cost of technology ownership and maintenance.

For additional information regarding this news release, please contact news@osii.com.