It’s such a good time to be a PI Guy. This article sums up the challenges that utilities face. Accurate and timely information is the key to managing most of them.
6. IT/OT integration. Our operational technology increasing has a big IT component in the form of embedded systems, sensors and the software to manage them. Likewise, our IT department is increasing charged with getting value from all the operational data flowing in. Clearly, these two sides of the business need to collaborate closely or even merge. But how do we smoothly integrate two silos that have been separated for decades?
Gee, where have I heard that before?