Service virtualization and validation practices for the utility industry

Eliminating software constraints and mitigating IT risk to modernize energy delivery

From the developerWorks archives

Jason English and Chris Kraus

Date archived: November 29, 2016 | First published: September 02, 2010

The utilities industry must modernize IT resources and existing, antiquated technologies to meet current business and regulatory requirements and gain better visibility and control of power across the grid. A particular challenge is Advanced Metering Systems. In this article the authors demonstrate how service virtualization can help development and QA teams to meet the challenges of today's smart meter and smart grid implementations.

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ArticleTitle=Service virtualization and validation practices for the utility industry