Hyderabad, 27th July 2011 – Infotech Enterprises Ltd, a global leader in engineering solutions, is pleased to announce their contract with Southern California Edison (SCE), a leading Investor Owned Utility, for the deployment of an integrated GIS solution to support Transmission business processes. Infotech will consolidate, convert, conflate SCE’s multiple GIS, CAD, and paper source documents onto a Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) landbase as well as develop interfaces to support their Transmission Business Unit. This endeavor is part of SCE’s vision for technology optimization and business process delivered through a partnership of SCE’s Business Process and Technology Integration (BPTI) and Information Technologies (IT) organizations.
Once the solution is implemented, SCE will gain access to broad variety of Transmission asset information and related land data. The landbase is designed to support additional business units. The production scale, GIS expertise, and comprehensive service capabilities of Infotech are seen as an excellent fit to achieve this vision of SCE.
“By taking a data-centric approach to GIS, SCE has enabled the broad deployment of data using open technology providing enterprise access to a “single instance of truth,” said John Renard, President, Network & Content Engineering, Infotech Enterprises Ltd , “The approach that SCE is taking is unique to the industry and will establish a new expectation for enterprise interoperability.”
This contract comes in the wake of Infotech’s growing presence in the US Utilities market. In the past, Infotech has delivered award-winning Enterprise GIS solutions for major Utilities worldwide and this project will serve as yet another opportunity to emphasize its prominence in Network based solutions.
About Southern California Edison
Headquartered in Rosemead (CA), Southern California Edison (SCE) is one of the largest electric utilities in the US and is the largest subsidiary of Edison International. On an average day, SCE provides power to 13 million individuals, 5,000 large businesses, and 280,000 small businesses in a 50,000 square mile service territory that spans over Central and Southern California. Delivering that power takes 16 utility interconnections, 5,200 transmission and distribution circuits, 425 transmission and distribution crews, and 15,500 employees with over a century of utility experience.
About Infotech Enterprises Limited
Established in 1991, we are a leading Global Engineering services company. We provide services to a wide range of industries -Aerospace, Rail, Automotive, Marine, Energy, Plant Engineering, Utilities, Telecom (operators), Government, Retail, Consumer Electronics, Medical Electronics, Semiconductor, Telecom (Manufacturers) and Computing industries. Infotech has a distinctive business model: “offshore services, onshore responsibility”. We operate “Centres of Excellence” for leaders in key industries. We combine the extensive engineering design and solutions capability based in India with global delivery through our offices worldwide providing local customer interface and project management.
Our cutting edge is our industry specific domain expertise, people and processes, technologies, tools and training. We draw on this strong foundation to create measurable business impact for customers around the world, resulting in long-term relationships with several of the most recognized names in their respective industries. Many of these are among the top fortune 500 companies.
Our processes are aligned with practices of ISO 9001:2008, ISO 27001:2005, AS 9100C, IRIS, ISO 13485 quality standards and CMMI Level 5 framework.
We are a (INFOTECENT in BSE – Bombay Stock Exchange and in NSE – National Stock Exchange) listed company with equity participation from globally reputed investors. For more information, please visit www.cyient.com.
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