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Feb 10, 2017

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Tacoma Public Utilities (mytpu.org) to supply a state-of-the-art Energy Management System (EMS) based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform. This will replace Tacoma's legacy ABB system.

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Feb 8, 2017

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (a Nalcor company) to supply a new Enhanced Situational Awareness (ESA) system based on the OSI Landscape™ Situational Awareness platform and advanced User Interface. This system will improve the company's operational effectiveness in complex and dynamic operational environments.

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Feb 1, 2017

Open Systems International Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a new contract by a major EPC contractor as part of the Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) Line 6 Expansion Project to replace the company's legacy XA/21 SCADA/EMS system with a new, state-of-the-art SCADA/EMS system based on OSI's monarch platform.

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Dec 13, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Central Electric Cooperative to supply a new Distribution Management System (DMS) based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform. This new system will replace their existing Schneider Electric ClearSCADA 2010 system.

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Dec 9, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a new contract by Golden Valley Electric Association (GVEA) of Fairbanks, Alaska for a new, state-of-the-art SCADA and Energy Management System (EMS) based on OSI's monarch™ platform. The new SCADA/EMS system is intended to allow GVEA to fulfill existing needs for Generation and Energy Management, as well as provide a platform that can be adapted to future requirements for Distribution Management. This new system replaces a legacy Schneider/Telvent system.

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Nov 22, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) is pleased to announce that Paul Forst has joined OSI's executive team as vice president of finance and accounting.

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Nov 8, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by a major U.S. transmission company to supply a state-of-the-art SCADA/Transmission Management System (SCADA/TMS). The company has preferred to remain anonymous until the project is completed.

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Nov 4, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Prairie Power, Inc. (PPI) to implement a new centralized member cooperative distribution SCADA system capable of collecting data and sharing it between their main and backup control centers, as well as between member distribution cooperatives. PPI has been a user of OSI SCADA technology since 2012.

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Oct 13, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Lakeland Electric to supply a state-of-the-art Outage Management System (OMS) to replace their legacy OMS system. This project will integrate advanced OMS functionality with the company's existing OSI Energy Management System and Distribution Management System, and will interface with Lakeland's various enterprise systems.

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Oct 5, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) to supply a new SCADA system based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Oct 3, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Delaware Electric Cooperative (DEC) to supply a new SCADA system based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Sep 30, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) and their partner, Indra, have been selected by Slovenska elektrizacna prenosova sustava, a.s. (SEPS) to supply a state-of-the-art SCADA/EMS system that will effectively manage the transmission system for the entirety of the Slovak Republic. SEPS is the national transmission operator for the entire country and integrates Slovakia's transmission network with Europe's bulk transmission network.

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Sep 29, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has successfully completed the implementation of an advanced Generation Management System (GMS) utilizing OSI's monarch™ platform for a major North American retail electricity, natural gas and energy services provider. This new system monitors and controls the company's non-merchant power generation, replacing a legacy ABB GMS system.

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Aug 11, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has launched a new subsidiary, Cumulo™, focused on offering Cloud-based applications software delivery to utilities and industrial and retail customers. Cumulo is a wholly owned subsidiary company of OSI and will use OSI back-end software technology to serve customers in a Software as a Service (SaaS) licensing and delivery model. This will transition OSI's entire Cloud delivery model from the company's traditional "systems-based" delivery organization to the subsidiary in order to better focus its Cloud initiatives.

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Jun 29, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) was selected by Gas Natural Fenosa of Spain to supply a new SCADA system based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform as part as a new Integrated Control Center of the Velle Valley to be located in A Batundeira, Ourense, in the northwest part of the Spanish region of Galicia.

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Jun 20, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by OG&E to supply the next generation of Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS) based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Jun 7, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has successfully completed the implementation of a large-scale new multi-site Transmission Management System (TMS) comprised of SCADA, Energy Management and Generation Management functionality with control centers in Portland, Oregon and Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Apr 22, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) was selected by Dayton Power and Light (DP&L) a subsidiary of the AES Corporation to supply a new Generation Management System (GMS) based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Apr 21, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Redding Electric Utility (REU) of California to supply a new advanced SCADA system based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Mar 22, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Burbank Water and Power (BWP) to supply a new SCADA and Water Management system (WMS) based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform. The new platform can be used to reliably monitor and control the distribution of water to Burbank residents. The platform is also capable of optimizing various operational processes.

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Mar 18, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) and partner Global Technologies Ltd. have completed the implementation of a new state-of-the-art SCADA/EMS/GMS system based on OSI's monarch™ platform for Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority (SEWA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The SCADA/EMS/GMS system is part of a new SEWA Load Dispatch Center in Sharjah, UAE.

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Feb 23, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Jamaica Public Service (JPS) of Kingston, Jamaica to supply the next generation of Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS) based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Feb 17, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has completed the implementation of a new multi-level Hierarchical SCADA/EMS (HSEMS) System based on OSI's monarch™ platform for The National Load Dispatch Centre of Vietnam (NLDC). This marks a significant achievement for the country of Vietnam considering the anticipated major growth of the power sector due to Vietnam's rapid economic expansion.

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Feb 15, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) announces the availability of its Cumulus™ cloud architecture serving SCADA, EMS, GMS, DMS and other Smart Grid solutions such as Demand Response, Renewables Management, Volt/Var Control and Asset Monitoring applications to utilities worldwide running on Amazon Web Services (AWS). This innovative approach to serving the utility marketplace will have a profound impact on the delivery of Smart Grid solutions. Cumulus on AWS enables utilities to subscribe to a service to deploy automation software on the cloud, offering countless benefits including the minimization of large upfront capital investments in hardware and human resources, providing enhanced system security, hyper system scalability and eliminating hardware obsolescence. AWS Cumulus solution can serve as a primary or secondary disaster recovery control system for Transmission, Distribution or Generation utilities and other asset owners. The Cumulus architecture is an ideal solution to handle monitoring and control of millions of emerging IoT devices including devices on the grid's edge.

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Feb 8, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has released its Solarium™ solution suite, the first comprehensive PV Solar simulation, modeling and forecasting tool which can be used as a standalone system or as added functionality to an ADMS or an EMS platform.

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Feb 1, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected to provide Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. (MDU) with an advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS) based on OSI's monarch™ real-time smart grid platform.

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Jan 25, 2016

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) was selected by Sydney Trains to supply a new SCADA system based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Dec 21, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by iconic Australian company Snowy Hydro Limited (Snowy Hydro) to implement a new advanced SCADA and Generation Management system based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Nov 4, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) was selected by Consumers Energy to provide a Volt/VAR Optimization (VVO) System based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform. Consumers Energy is Michigan's largest electric and natural gas utility.

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Oct 15, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD), Nebraska's largest electric utility, to supply a state-of-the-art new SCADA/EMS system based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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Sep 10, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by CoServ Electric of Texas to supply an advanced new Distribution Management System (DMS) for the electric cooperative's members, based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Aug 28, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by a major investor owned utility (MIOU) to implement an Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS). The MIOU has evaluated various industry solutions and has selected OSI technology as being the best technical solution to help them with substantive improvements in customer service and distribution reliability and to cope better with imminent weather disaster outages.

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Aug 6, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) was awarded a contract by Lakeland Electric to integrate an Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS).

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Jul 21, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected to provide a new SCADA/EMS to Cross Texas Transmission, LLC (CTT) based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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Jun 23, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Columbia Water and Light (CWL) to implement a state-of-the-art new Energy Management System (EMS) based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Jun 2, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has backed a new Social Media company, InvisibleFriend.com. This new funding will enable the venture in their rapid launch and promotion of their site and app.

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May 20, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Central Electric Power Cooperative (CEPC) and Boone Electric, a member of CEPC, to supply a state-of-the-art new Transmission SCADA and Distribution Management systems (DMS) based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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Apr 15, 2015

Open Systems International Inc. (OSI) has been selected by three members of the North Carolina Electric Membership Corporation (NCEMC) to implement a new state-of-the-art Volt/VAR control (VVC) system for each member including: Union Power Cooperative, Randolph EMC and Cape Hatteras EMC.

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Mar 16, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) was selected by Owatonna Public Utilities (OPU) to supply a new SCADA system based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) technology.

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Mar 13, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Connexus Energy to supply a state-of-the-art new Integrated Volt/VAR Control (IVVC) system based on the OSI Spectra™ Advanced Distribution Management System platform.

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Mar 6, 2015

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Seattle City Light to implement a state-of-the-art new Energy Management System (EMS) based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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Dec 16, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded seven contracts by a Joint Utility Procurement (JUP) project to deliver seven SCADA/EMS systems.

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Dec 8, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) representatives were present in Cerro Navia, Chile on October 14th, as Mrs. Michelle Bachelet, President of the Republic of Chile, cut the ribbon, inaugurating the new Transelec CNOT (Centro Nacional de Operaciones de Transmisión/National Center for Transmission Operations).

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Sep 3, 2014

Powerco is New Zealand's second largest electricity distributor, with a 30,000 kilometer distribution network, serving over 320,000 electricity customers. Powerco also serves over 100,000 gas customers. Powerco has been an OSI customer since 2008, utilizing OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ platform for real-time monitoring and control. Operating in a regulated environment, Powerco works with independent customer-facing energy retailers and contracted service providers to respond to customer outages.

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Sep 2, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE), to implement a Volt/VAR Control solution based on OSI technology, across its entire distribution system, in order to optimize voltage profiles and reduce energy demand result.

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Jul 25, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) is pleased to announce the launch of Spectra OMS™, a next-generation Distribution Outage Management System with advanced Big Data architecture, user interface and customer communications capabilities.

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Jul 21, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L) to implement a state-of-the-art new Energy Management System (EMS) based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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Jul 16, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by the Dominican Republic's national transmission company, Empresa de Transmisión Eléctrica Dominicana (ETED) to supply a comprehensive new SCADA/EMS system based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) technology.

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Jun 9, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Luminant Energy Company LLC to implement a new modern Generation Management System (GMS) based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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Jun 6, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Hoosier Energy Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc. (Hoosier Energy) to implement a Generation and Energy Management System (GMS/EMS) based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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May 28, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) and partner Global Technologies Ltd. have been awarded a new contract by Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority (SEWA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to replace their existing SCADA/EMS system with a state-of-the-art new SCADA/EMS system based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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May 16, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) and partner Global Energy Technologies Ltd. have successfully delivered a state-of-the-art new SCADA system for RAK Investment Authority (RAKIA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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May 15, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by the Organismo Coordinador del Sistema Eléctrico Nacional Interconectado (OC-SENI) of the Dominican Republic to provide a state-of-the-art new SCADA/EMS based on OSI' state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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May 14, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by The City of Sherbrooke for their municipal electric distribution service (Hydro-Sherbrooke) to implement a new advanced SCADA/DMS. Hydro-Sherbrooke has been a leader in the use of modeling and analysis in their distribution operations and selected OSI's DMS technology as a modern real time smart grid platform for their current and future needs.

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May 12, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has again been named one of the 25 "Best Places to Work for Recent Grads," in an independent survey dedicated to identifying and recognizing the nations best employers for recent college graduates.

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May 6, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Rochester Public Utilities (RPU) of Minnesota to provide a new SCADA system based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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Jan 29, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) and Cisco announced a new solution based on Cisco's Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN) technology for real-time Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) communications to distribution automation (DA) devices using OSI's monarch™ platform. This technology enables utilities to deploy a multitude of smart grid devices on distribution networks and improve system reliability and efficiency.

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Jan 27, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) announced the commissioning of its advanced SCADA/DMS at EPB, providing advanced smart grid modeling, analysis and automation capabilities, including Distribution Power Flow, Fault Location, Isolation and Service Restoration, Feeder Reconfiguration and Volt/VAR Control.

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Jan 22, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative, Inc. (SMECO) to implement a SCADA/DMS system, integrated with other SMECO systems as integral additions to its Smart Grid enterprise systems.

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Jan 17, 2014

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) today announced the opening of a new office in Houston, Texas. This expansion adds the south-central US to OSI's global list of office locations that includes Minneapolis, MN, Melbourne, FL, Beijing, China, Bangalore, India and Dubai, UAE.

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Dec 4, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by one of the nation's leading competitive energy providers to supply a consolidated Generation Management System (GMS) based on OSI's monarch™ platform to operate its generation portfolio and manage nearly 45,000 MW of generation capacity in several markets including PJM, ERCOT, SPP, MISO and CAISO. The company's generation portfolio includes nuclear, thermal, hydro and wind resources. This company provides power to approximately 1.2 million commercial, industrial and retail customers. This company has requested to remain anonymous.

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Oct 31, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by KAMO Electric Cooperative, Inc. (KAMO Power), to supply an advanced new EMS/DMS system based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform, to be implemented in a phased approach.

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Oct 2, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a new contract by Basin Electric Power Cooperative (Basin Electric) to implement a state-of-the-art new Generation Management System based on OSI's monarch™ platform.

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Oct 1, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) is one of twelve U.S. companies on a cyber security and critical infrastructure protection trade mission to Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, September 29 October 2, led by Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, Francisco Sanchez. The delegation is joining Sanchez on stops in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait City, Kuwait. At each stop, participating companies will meet with key government decision makers and prospective private sector partners.

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Sep 23, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a new contract by a prominent wholesale power provider (Company) to implement a state-of-the-art new Generation Management System (GMS) based on OSI's monarch™ platform to operate its generation portfolio and load resources in the Texas ERCOT Market. This company provides wholesale electricity to a number of distribution utilities that serves more than a million people. The Company has requested to remain anonymous.

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Aug 23, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by a major American utility company located in the WECC region to provide a large-scale new multi-site SCADA, Energy Management and Generation Management (SCADA/EMS/GMS) system. This utility company has requested to remain anonymous.

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Jun 19, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been named one of the 25 "Best Places to Work for Recent Grads", in an independent survey dedicated to identifying and recognizing the nation's best employers for recent college graduates.

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Apr 12, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by American Electric Power (AEP), to provide two Generation Management Systems (GMS); for their SPP Generation assets in preparation for the upcoming SPP Integrated Marketplace, as well as for their PJM generation assets.

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Mar 18, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a new contract by City Water, Light & Power (CWLP) of Springfield, Illinois, to replace their legacy SCADA/EMS system with a new system based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Mar 15, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) and its Indian partner, Chemtrols Industries Ltd. have been awarded a new contract by the Orissa Power Transmission Corporation Limited (OPTCL), to expand their existing operations with a state-of-the-art new SCADA/EMS system based on OSI's next-generation monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) technology, as part of a larger Unified Load Dispatch and Communication (ULDC) expansion project.

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Mar 14, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) to supply a new SCADA and Generation Management System.

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Mar 13, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative, Inc. to supply an advanced new Distribution Management System (DMS) for their members, based on OSI's state-of-the-art monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Mar 12, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a new contract by the Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska (MEAN), for a new SCADA and Generation Management System (GMS) based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform.

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Mar 1, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by a major U.S. Transmission Company to supply them with an advanced new Situational Awareness System for their Transmission Control Centers. This company has requested to remain anonymous for competitive reasons but is classified among the largest electric companies in the United States, with nearly 4 million customers across multiple states and a generation capacity exceeding 35,000 megawatts.

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Feb 22, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by the National Load Dispatch Centre (NLDC) of Vietnam, to supply a multi-level new Hierarchical SCADA/EMS (HSEMS) for Vietnam's national transmission grid. This large-scale project encompasses the replacement of four existing control systems; for NLDC and each of the three Regional Load Dispatch Centers (RLDC's).

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Jan 23, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by a leader in international wholesale energy markets to provide a comprehensive new SCADA/GMS system based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform, in order to control their growing generation portfolio in North America. For competitive reasons, this company has elected to remain anonymous.

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Jan 16, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) and regional partner, Automatización y Tecnología Mexicana SA de CV (Atemex) have been selected by the División de Distribución Noroeste (Northwest Division) of the Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE), to supply their next generation SCADA system based on OSI's monarch™ (Multi-platform Open Network ARCHitecture) platform, intended for the distribution center in the city of Culiacán, in the Mexican state of Sinaloa.

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Jan 4, 2013

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected to provide a new SCADA/EMS system to Wind Energy Transmission Texas, LLC (WETT).

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