Sewickley, PA – May 5, 2015 – GrayMatter, a leading solution provider of process automation and data management, announced today the company’s selection as authorized channel partner for GE’s Digital Energy business. As an authorized partner, GrayMatter will be part of a global team dedicated to offering asset management and asset control solutions that increase the reliability of electrical power networks and critical equipment for utility, gas, water, pipeline, energy and telecommunication customers.
“Our customers look to us for our technology and industry experience and we are excited to partner with a global leader to provide the latest, most innovative asset management and asset control technologies,” said, James Gillespie, CEO of GrayMatter. “This partnership will further support the growing needs and demands of our customers’ critical communication infrastructures.”
GE’s asset management business includes geospatial information systems, mobile workforce applications and communications management, and plays a key role in constructing, operating, maintaining and managing critical network assets. GE’s comprehensive suite of integrated tools enables customers to lower their cost of ownership, simplify critical network infrastructures and deliver the flexibility required to meet dynamic network requirements.
Controlling the network and managing the people working on it is fundamental to ensuring a safe and reliable power system. GE’s PowerOn™ Suite of asset control solutions delivers increased productivity and efficiency with active network optimization and control.
“Our asset management portfolio provides utilities and industrial companies with the communication infrastructure they need to improve the reliability and stability of their operations. It connects equipment and field personnel to provide an accurate, real-time view of network operations and asset performance,” said Brian Boutte, general manager, global channels and strategic partners, for GE’s Digital Energy Business. “Through this agreement with GrayMatter we will be able to rapidly respond to and fulfill our customer needs, ensuring their network assets can operate at optimal efficiencies.”
About GE Digital Energy
GE’s Digital Energy business is a global leader in transmission and distribution solutions that manage and move power from the power plant to the consumer. Its products and services increase the reliability of electrical power networks and critical equipment for utility, industrial and large commercial customers. From protecting and optimizing assets such as generators, transmission lines and motors, to delivering analytic tools to help manage the power grid, GE’s Digital Energy business delivers industry-leading technologies to solve the unique challenges of each customer. For more information, visit http://www.gedigitalenergy.com/.
GE (NYSE: GE) imagines things others don’t, builds things others can’t and delivers outcomes that make the world work better. GE brings together the physical and digital worlds in ways no other company can. In its labs and factories and on the ground with customers, GE is inventing the next industrial era to move, power, build and cure the world. www.ge.com
About Gray Matter Systems
GrayMatter is a leading solution provider of process automation and data management. We provide critical infrastructure environments with cutting-edge solutions to both optimize operations, and ensure safe, reliable performance. GrayMatter is headquartered in the Pittsburgh, PA area with offices throughout the United States and Canada.