Energy and Utilities Industry White Papers

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How to Protect the Increasingly Vulnerable Energy Industry
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how an integrated security intelligence platform provides the necessary components to help energy and utilities companies automate compliance and risk management, detect and manage threats, and protect the smart grid from both security breaches and cyber-attacks.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

IBM

Transforming Insight Into Action With Business Event Processing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores key business event processing capabilities that are helping energy and utilities organizations to manage instrumented and intelligent utility networks detect outages, improve grid security, and prevent fraudulent use of energy.
Posted: 10 Oct 2011 | Published: 31 Dec 2009

IBM

IBM Service Management for the Intelligent Utility Network
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The current utilities environment requires companies to decrease costs while increasing the ability to control utility assets. One key challenge is how to take advantage of new technologies to better manage the delivery of service to customers today and into the future. IBM Service Management for the IUN provides a blueprint for getting started.
Posted: 06 Dec 2010 | Published: 06 Dec 2010

IBM

Leading Energy Utility Company Increases Efficiency Through PeopleSoft Financials and HRMS Systems Upgrades
sponsored by Hexaware Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Explore the four phases of the lifecycle for the upgrade methodology of an on-site delivery model that provides upgrade services to enable one organization to achieve its business objects.
Posted: 10 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Hexaware Technologies

3-Phase Power in the Data Center
sponsored by Server Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Greater equipment densities and power demands are driving the need for 3-phase power in the equipment cabinet. This white paper explains 3-phase power, its advantages and the cost savings associated with using it in the data center.
Posted: 04 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Sep 2007

Server Technology, Inc.

Small Form Factor (SFF) SAS - Meeting the Demanding Requirements in Specific Markets
sponsored by Xtore
WHITE PAPER: SAS technology has been proven to be the most versatile storage solution in data transfer and high performance. Read this white paper to learn about a solution that renders the necessary performance needed for your client's expanding market requirements.
Posted: 22 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

Xtore

Measuring the Business Impacts of Effective Data: Chapter One of a Three-Part Study
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WHITE PAPER: This study of over 150 Fortune 1000 firms from every major industry or vertical explores issues associated with the lifeblood of today’s enterprises: data. The findings demonstrate the often dramatic impacts that even marginal investments in information technology can have when that technology addresses data quality, usability, and intelligence.
Posted: 02 Nov 2010 | Published: 02 Nov 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Best practices in managing requirements in Energy and Utilities industries
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: This webcast highlights some of the compliance and collaboration challenges facing the extended nuclear ecosystem, describe a potential solution that can aid addressing the challenges, and present several examples of where the solution has been implemented in the nuclear space.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Premiered: May 31, 2013

IBM

How the utility and energy industry is becoming a driver of digitization
sponsored by Neptune Software
BLOG: Today, most utility and energy companies are still using processes from 15 to 20 years ago. Not only is this harmful to the climate, but it is inefficient compared to modern solutions. If you’re ready to update your businesses’ archaic processes with low-code solutions while simultaneously fostering greater sustainability, access this article.
Posted: 14 Apr 2022 | Published: 14 Apr 2022

TOPICS:  .NET
Neptune Software

Sustainability In Oil, Gas, Energy, And Utilities
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Organizations that specialize in oil, gas, energy, and utilities (OGE+U) have seen an increase in pressure from consumers to prioritize sustainability and reduce potential harm to the environment. But, many are struggling with the logistical intricacies of the switch. Access this white paper to learn how leading organizations are managing it.
Posted: 02 Nov 2022 | Published: 02 Nov 2022

TOPICS:  .NET
SAP

Frequently Asked Questions about Virtualization and the Microsoft/AMD Solution
sponsored by AMD, Hewlett-Packard and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: With virtualization, businesses can increase IT capacity at a lower cost, reduce energy costs and carbon footprint, and have a computing platform that can easily scale as their needs evolve. This white paper details the benefits businesses can achieve through virtualization.
Posted: 16 Aug 2010 | Published: 11 Aug 2010

All resources sponsored by AMD, Hewlett-Packard and Microsoft

Israel Electric Corporation Moves Toward Smarter Maintenance
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: This use case describes how Israel's largest electricity provider utilizes IBM's predictive analytics software to monitor its turbine performance in real time, enabling the company to discover and resolve anomalies before outages occur.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

Advanced Case Management for Smarter Energy and Utilities
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to gain an approach to unifying utility company's information, processes and people to gain a 360-degree view of contracts, work orders and so much more, effectively enabling employees to make better-informed decisions which then reduce costs and elevate efficiency. Learn how case management can make your business smarter.
Posted: 11 May 2012 | Published: 23 Oct 2010

IBM

Smart Metering - Enabling Greater Energy Efficiency
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: Smart metering is increasingly being seen as a tool through which regulators and network operators will be able to shape electricity demand patterns in the future.
Posted: 06 May 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Alcatel-Lucent

Data Center Evaluation: Your Electrical Meter Options
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the different types of meters and their applications/benefits in certain situations.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Schneider Electric

Open Source Transforms The Energy Industry
sponsored by Wind River
WHITE PAPER: Spending in the smart energy market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 9.6% from 2020 to 2027, reaching $253M. Use this guide to discover how technology decision-makers can invest in the right infrastructure and security to support this energy-focused future.
Posted: 11 Jan 2022 | Published: 16 Nov 2021

TOPICS:  .NET
Wind River

Energy Efficiency, Public Policy, Utilities and Data Center
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: While CIOs are focusing on managing services offerings, managing data center risks and keeping total costs down, forces are at play that will require the CIO to pay significantly more attention to data center energy efficiency and resource consumption. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 28 Jul 2010 | Published: 28 Jul 2010

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services, North America
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: More and more companies are showing interest in data center outsourcing, but there are a variety of providers to choose from. This white paper compares the outsourcing capabilities and infrastructure utility services of 17 vendors. Find out which providers were considered the challengers, leaders, niche players, and visionaries.
Posted: 02 Sep 2011 | Published: 01 Jul 2011

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Optimization Applications in the Energy and Power Industries - IBM ILOG Optimization White Paper
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows how mathematical optimization enables the rapid development and deployment of applications that address the energy and power industries’ most pressing issues, including climate change, grid utilization, market restructuring and Enterprise IT.
Posted: 14 Dec 2010 | Published: 14 Dec 2010

IBM

Build Smart Metering Solutions with IBM Informix TimeSeries
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: To realize the full potential of smart meters, utility companies and their partners need a data management solution designed to reduce data load times, decrease storage capacity needs, and improve query performance for time series data.
Posted: 27 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

IBM

Extending the life of your existing data center assets - How the IBM Lexington data center grew IT capacity eight times without expanding its energy footprint
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the challenges data center managers face, and details how an IBM data center successfully leveraged integrated IT and facilities solutions to get more from existing investments.
Posted: 18 May 2011 | Published: 01 Nov 2010

IBM

The Data Center Dilemma: Controlling Costs While Managing Risk
sponsored by Emerson Network Power
WHITE PAPER: The escalation in data center costs has been driven by the demand for computing. IT has responded to this demand by adding more servers and replacing older servers with newer devices that deliver more power in less space. Read this whitepaper to learn more.
Posted: 30 Jul 2010 | Published: 30 Jul 2010

Emerson Network Power

IT/OT convergence is necessary, but not so simple
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: This handbook outlines best practices for building a secure IT/OT convergence and integration strategy, as well as insights into why people may just be the most critical piece of the IT/OT convergence security equation.
Posted: 13 Aug 2020 | Published: 14 Aug 2020

ComputerWeekly.com

Managing Extreme Heat: Cooling Strategies for High-Density Systems
sponsored by Liebert Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The Liebert XD family is the first complete solution to extreme density cooling, providing a scalable, flexible solution that can be optimized for new and existing data centers. Live?
Posted: 29 Sep 2004 | Published: 01 Sep 2004

Liebert Corporation

Intel IT Data Center Solutions: Strategies to Improve Efficiency
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Intel’s new data center strategies shift the emphasis away from reducing the number of physical data center facilities to, instead, focusing on approaches that leverage the full potential of their data centers worldwide, enabling a nominal cost savings of about USD 1 billion by 2014.
Posted: 18 Mar 2011 | Published: 18 Mar 2011

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Southeastern Orthopedic Center Cools Server Rooms and Keeps Systems Running with Tripp Lite
sponsored by Tripp Lite
CASE STUDY: Access this exclusive case study to discover how one organization in the health industry used a portable air conditioning unit to cool small server rooms to protect network devices without risking electrical damage due to water.
Posted: 22 Jun 2011 | Published: 22 Jun 2011

Tripp Lite

CIO Trends #8: Nordics
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: In this e-guide we take a look at how digital transformation is shaking up the Nordic region and placing CIOs at the forefront of the social and economic changes that come with it. Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland are all heading in the same direction at a pace. This e-guide features an article about each.
Posted: 02 Jan 2020 | Published: 02 Jan 2020

ComputerWeekly.com

CIO Trends #8: Nordics
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: In this e-guide we take a look at how digital transformation is shaking up the Nordic region and placing CIOs at the forefront of the social and economic changes that come with it. Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland are all heading in the same direction at a pace. This e-guide features an article about each.
Posted: 09 Jan 2019 | Published: 09 Jan 2019

ComputerWeekly.com