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Human Integration: Beyond Systems Integration

Craig Lawrence Customer Experience

The world of a utility operator is complex. Over the last two decades, utilities have invested heavily in Information and Operations Technology systems intended to make their operations run more efficiently. It’s a veritable acronym salad of software systems: OMS, AMI, CIS, GIS, ADMS, ERP, WMS, DERMS, etc (bonus points if you know what each of those acronyms stands for). …

Using Machine Learning to Improve Utility Customer Experience

Craig Lawrence Case Studies, Customer Experience, Data Science, ETR, Machine Learning

To most customers, their electric utility has only one job – to keep the lights on. A power outage is one of the few times, other than paying their bill, that a customer engages with their utility – so, the utility interaction with the customer is a high leverage point. Perhaps just as important as getting the lights back on …