Tag Archives: Convergence
Operational technology (OT) and information technology (IT) applications are converging in the electric power industry. This research investigates best practices for addressing the organizational and technical impacts of this trend, drawing on publicly available information from research advisory firms, academic institutions, consultants, systems integrators, and software vendors.
Information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) have been converging as grid devices increasingly generate and respond to data. This study, based on a survey of enterprise architects and interviews with executives, evaluates three strategies that utilities are using to deal with this convergence: reorganization, realignment, and stakeholder engagement.