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Adams Electric Cooperative of Pennsylvania Selects OSI Technology for its New Distribution Management System

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Adams Electric Cooperative (Adams) for a new SCADA and Distribution Management System (DMS). Based on OSI's monarch™ operational technology (OT) platform, this new system will replace Adams' legacy ACS SCADA system, modernizing the utility's distribution operations.

In addition to OSI's modern, secure, and scalable SCADA platform, this new system features fully integrated DMS applications, including Switch Order Management; Distribution Topology Processing; Distribution Power Flow; Fault Location, Isolation, and System Restoration; and Volt/VAR Control & Conservation Voltage Reduction.

Adams Electric Cooperative (www.adamsec.coop) is a member-owned, not-for-profit electric distribution utility serving 32,000 member accounts in Adams, Cumberland, Franklin, Perry and York counties. It is the largest cooperative in the state of Pennsylvania.

Open Systems International (www.osii.com)—headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota—provides open, state-of-the-art and high-performance enterprise automation solutions to utilities worldwide. These solutions include Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, Energy Management Systems (EMS), Distribution Management Systems (DMS), Outage Management Systems (OMS), Generation Management Systems (GMS), Substation Automation (SA) Systems, Data Warehousing (Historian) Analytics, Distributed Energy Resource Management Systems (DERMS), Situational Awareness Systems, Pipeline Network Management Systems (NMS), 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.