Elenia signs significant MDM solution contract with Hansen Technologies
September 10, 2019
Espoo, Finland – Hansen Technologies is delighted to announce the signing of a multi-year contract to deliver its next generation SaaS-based meter data management (MDM) solution – Meter & Energy – to Elenia.
Hansen’s Meter & Energy is a cloud-native MDM solution for utilities’ meter data management needs, specifically designed to fulfill the industry needs in a post-datahub era. The upcoming Finnish datahub made finding a compliant MDM solution imperative for Elenia. Elenia evaluated the available solutions in the market and selected the latest MDM SaaS solution from Hansen Technologies.
Juha Järvenpää, Energy Data Manager said: “Given Hansen’s long experience and leading presence in the Finnish market, we are sure of being able to meet the increasing demands posed to our industry and IT solutions in the coming years. Elenia is currently investing into the next generation smart grid as a whole. The solution’s standard-based scalability and modern design fits well with our IT architecture goals.”
John May, President Hansen Technologies EMEA said: “We are pleased to have been chosen by Elenia and look forward to our collaboration in the coming years. Hansen’s Meter & Energy is a flexible and user-friendly MDM solution, set up for the new datahub era. Hansen is proud to provide our clients with industry leading software solutions to meet the needs of progressive energy markets and provide our customers with competitive advantages supported by over 40 years of experience in the industry.”
Hansen will implement its Meter & Energy solution in a project starting immediately upon the contract award. Production use commences in 2020.
Elenia is the 2nd largest DSO in Finland with over 430 000 customers. The Elenia Group consists of the electricity distribution company Elenia Oy and its wholly owned services company Elenia Palvelut Oy and Elenia Finance Oyj. The Group provides services in close cooperation with local partner companies. Elenia’s area of operations is in the centre of Finland, covering more than 100 municipalities.
For more information, visit www.elenia.com