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Case Study: SDEE Muntenia Nord

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Driving utilities towards a brighter future

SDEE Muntenia Nord is revolutionizing how it serves its customers by gaining real-time visibility for quick response to what is happening in the field and across its substations. The utility worked with Cisco to create the backbone of its modernization to a fully digitized utility – for remote automation, distribution control, and IoT for security and resilience.

Summary

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Challenges

  • Protect market share by increasing IT and operational security
  • Improve the consistency of electricity supply to the consumer
  • Reduce the number of utilities interruptions to customers
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Solutions

  • A software approach for energy distribution automation running on a Cisco IOx IR 809G Router
  • Deployed a solution to manage the legacy and next generation components of an evolving smart grid
  • Securely connect existing and new smart grid automated control of secondary substations
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Results

  • Connected existing and new smart grid automated control for utilities distribution systems operators
  • Ensured ease of management for SCADA using the Cisco Fog Director
  • Delivered critical state-of-the-art security Incorporated embedded software applications

SDEE Muntenia Nord leading the way

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"SDEE Muntenia Nord is leading the industry by deploying this flexible solution to manage both the legacy and next generation components that make up today’s evolving smart grid – for operational excellence of the digitalized utility network."

SDEE Muntenia Nord

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Who is SDEE Muntenia Nord?

Industry: Utilities
Location: Romania
Company size: 2,000+ employees