SUBNET Expands Operations to Keep Pace with Tremendous Company Growth
SUBNET Solutions Inc. | June 9, 2009
SUBNET Solutions Inc. (SUBNET), a software solutions provider for SmartGrid electrical utilities, announced today that it has expanded operations by opening an office in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The Edmonton office is expanding the software development staff and growing SUBNET’s international sales and marketing teams.
SUBNET`s latest office expansion will support current demand from the electrical utility industry and the software company`s aggressive growth plans for upcoming years.
Deloitte predicts SmartGrid companies represent the biggest and fastest growing sector in the GreenTech, and possibly, the entire technology market. This is driven largely in part by US President Obama mandating the United States Congress to quickly pass legislation for the creation of an electrical “smart grid”.
Since 1992, SUBNET has been specializing in Making Substations More Intelligent® by developing unified grid intelligence software applications. Flagship products include SubstationSERVER.NET™, EnterpriseSERVER.NET™, and Substation Explorer™. Product installations can be found across North America in over 200 utilities managing thousands of substations.
“Since day one, SUBNET’s vision has been to make grids smarter,” says Ameen Hamdon, President of SUBNET. “Utilities, governments and regulatory bodies are strongly supporting smart grid technology like never before. We are busy serving the needs of utilities around the world and that is why we are expanding. SUBNET’s rapid expansion enables us to employ experts outside of our Calgary based headquarters.”
SUBNET invests heavily in research and development and works with many universities to keep SUBNET products on the forefront of technology. With the Edmonton office’s close proximity to the University of Alberta, SUBNET can work more closely with Edmonton based university programs and interns in addition to current Calgary based universities.
SUBNET offers electrical utilities NERC CIP compliant solutions. Solutions include access control to substation devices, data gateways and concentrators, event fault file management, and visualization and control software applications.
About SUBNET Solutions Inc.
SUBNET Solutions Inc. is a global software product developer providing solutions for electric utilities that focuses on Making Substations More Intelligent. Founded in 1992, SUBNET provides intelligent solutions that securely connect real time electric utility field information with utility business systems to enable Smart Grid solutions. Over 200 utilities worldwide rely on SUBNET software to safely manage and monitor thousands of substations that deliver electricity to customers. Visit www.subnetsolutions.com for more information.
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SUBNET Solutions Inc.