JDS Management Software


Where the Smart Grid and Internet meet ...

  • Home Software architecture, design, integration and leadership for 'Smart Grid' solutions and network management.
  • What We Do Software architecture, design, integration and leadership for Smart Grid, network, device, application, and service level management.
    • Architecture Software architecture, design, integration and leadership for Smart Grid, network, device, application, and service level management.
    • Functional Analysis - Assessment Software architecture, design, integration and leadership for Smart Grid, network, device, application, and service level management.
    • Engineering Leadership Eningeering leadership - Software architecture, design, and integration for Smart Grid, network, device, application, and service level management.
    • Standards Helping find the right balance between what standards to follow and where to innovate is always a challenge. - Standards organization experience, input, advocacy.
    • Project Management Assistance managing projects comprised entirely of third party software engineers, or a combination of third-party and corporate resources in one or many locations.
    • Third-Party Vendor Coordination Integration of third party vendors and software into an integrated software environment.
  • Industries We Serve Serving the emerging smart grid software and network, device, application and service management sectors.
    • Networking Sectors Strategic and other consulting services are available to clients historically in the IP management domain but would like to enter the Smart Grid market by leveraging applicable skills, technology and other resources previously offered.
      • Management Software JDS Management Software has led the requirements analysis, design, architecture, development, testing, documentation, and deployment of numerous management systems for devices and systems of all kinds for device and management application vendors.
      • Service Providers JDS Management Software has led requirements analysis, design, architecture, development, testing, documentation, and deployment of numerous management systems for devices and systems of all kinds for both device and management application vendors.
      • Financial Services Management software consulting for the device, network, service, application and security managment systems for the financial services industry.
      • Government/Defense Experience gained developing multi-vendor device and service management software systems in other segments has been applied to unique concerns of Government and Defense.
      • IP/Telephony Management software consulting for IP and Telephony operators.
    • Smart Grid Sectors Smart Grid software consulting to bulk generation, transmission, operations, distribution, and customer environments.
      • Utilities Utilities are concerned with many projects involved in rolling out Smart Meter technology. Some have seen the opportunities to reduce capital and operational expenses as Smart Grid technology is added to their distribution and other systems. JDS Management Software had been involved in a number of projects that developed applications that used Internet technologies as a key part of their infrastructure.
      • Generation & Transmission While the Supervisory, Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems used in the bulk generation and transmission domains have been refined over many years, the smart grid represents a new set of unexpected challenges.
      • Applications/Service Providers A new ecosystem is emerging in the Smart Grid where many application developers will want to collect data from, not only customer premises, but also integrate that data with information from markets, utilities and other sources. JDS Management Software has been involved in developing secure architectures that can be used by a host of developers (Utilities, Third Party Application Developers, SaaS Companies, and others) to deliver solutions.
      • Equipment Vendors Having worked with vendors that supply equipment to utilities for deployment in the Smart Grid, JDS Management Software understands the special requirements equipment vendors have. These concerns include: security, cost and hardware constraints, changing requirements and standards, the need to integrate with utility systems, and a highly dynamic environment.
  • Papers Contains resources and publications relevant to management software for both the Smart Grid and the data/networking environments.
  • About Our background, approach to software design and architecture and why we are unique.
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