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    Distribution Management Systems

    Discover our ADMS and SCADA systems, designed to provide utilities with a flexible platform for analysis, control and planning, to better provide energy that is safe, efficient and reliable.

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Electric power substation, electric power distribution.

Distribution Management System

Advanced power applications
Utilities need advanced power applications to meet regulatory and market needs for greater reliability and fewer emissions. They can help adopt distributed renewable generation and energy storage, and prepare for more frequent severe weather and outages. They also help address aging workforce and infrastructure.
  • Solution

    Our Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS) – with advanced DMS analysis to optimize network operations, combined with a field-proven SCADA system for monitoring and control, EMS for transmission operations, and an embedded OMS for improved resiliency and reliability – provides utilities with a modular and flexible platform within a common user experience, data model, integration framework, and secure infrastructure. ADMS provides advanced monitoring, analysis, control, optimization, planning, and training functions allowing utility companies to provide more reliable, safe, and efficient power.
  • Key benefits

    • Advanced monitoring, analysis, control, optimization, planning, and training functions
    • Unified DMS, SCADA, OMS, and EMS
    • Improve reliability and resiliency, optimize network operations, increase energy efficiency and quality, and reduce total cost of ownership
  • Advantages

    • Lowers the barrier to entry with modular deployments and simplified data model requirements and workflow
    • Provides robust, proven advanced power applications
    • Provides self-healing automation and demand management with closed loop control
    • In production at over 180 control centers worldwide
Operators in power station control room working with technical challenges, sustainability reporting.

Distribution Management System Applications

Our ADMS solution represents the evolution of control room technology by merging DMS, OMS, and SCADA into one comprehensive network management solution. As part of our smart grid solutions suite, it can help your utility become a next-generation energy provider by enabling safer, more reliable, and efficient power management.


  • Operators in power station control room working with technical challenges, sustainability reporting.
    • Provides clear and consistent real-time, forecasted, and historical views of the distribution network.
  • Power line technician using phone and tablet, sustainability reporting, internet of things.
    • Allows system operators, dispatchers, field crews, planning engineers, reliability analysts, and managers to work as a team - accessing the same as-operated representation of network grid information.
  • Electric power substation, electric power distribution.
    • Common situational awareness provides efficient and reliable management of grid operations in the face of a diverse, rapidly changing environment.
  • Electrician working on transformer, electrical power distribution.
    • Enables greater network reliability, improved operational efficiency, reduced operations costs, increased safety, enhanced security, support for regulatory compliance, better asset utilization, and standards-based integration.