SCADA

PRISM SCADA awarded LAPEM certification

Source: Market Watch

By Aaron Hurd

Jul 27, 2015

Advanced Control Systems (ACS) recently announced at the annual RVP-AI/2015 IEEE Mexico Conference that the laboratory of testing equipment and materials (LAPEM), an organization of the Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE), has awarded the company the distinguished certification from the institution that meets the needs of the electricity sector nationally and internationally.

The LAPEM certification process is a lengthy one, filled with registrations and extensive audits of ACS processes, service management, technical support and system technology. 

"We are very pleased to receive such an honor," said ACS CEO Kevin Sullivan, "from such a reputable institution in our industry.  LAPEM is greatly respected in providing specialized engineering studies, laboratory tests and field equipment and materials. ACS has worked hard to earn this certification and we are extremely proud."

"It's a great milestone to acquire this prestigious certification for our PRISM SCADA solution, which delivers real-time cutting edge technology to utility dispatch centers," said Kevin O'Hara, ACS Executive V.P. Strategy, Sales & Marketing, "Throughout our portfolio of solutions with PRISM OMS (Outage Management System) and PRISM DMS (Distribution Management System) we help utilities run real-time, multithreaded, multitasking applications backed up by ACS world-class customer care and support."