Power and utility companies are up against increased capital expenditures upgrade aging infrastructure, deploy smart grid technology and comply with new environmental regulations, renewable portfolio standards and nuclear plant safety mandates, among other initiatives. In addition, rising energy costs and environmental concerns make consumers more demanding. Technology can address many of these issues, but not all utilities have budgets or requisite skills to successfully deploy these necessary investments. As distribution networks become smarter, security and privacy will become prime concerns.

From Information Technology to Operating Technology

Trigger consults with energy and utility organizations that are seeing convergence – a movement toward integrating systems and enabling interoperability between information technology and operating technology. As an expert facilitating this trend, Trigger supports the creation of an energy and utilities platform for innovation through energy and utilities IT consulting, CRM and other services and solutions.