Jim Frazer, ARC Vice President of Smart Cities and Infrastructure, spoke with Phil Christensen at Bentley Systems about how Bentley is helping cities to develop and Deploying Digital Twins at City Scale
COVID-19 implications for data centers have been favorable, despite the global economic downturn. Information technology infrastructure providers and internet service providers are seeing demand increase primarily because of digital transformation and remote working. Mergers and acquisitions are going ahead in many cases, as most of them were started before the lockdown.
While “The Future Electric Grid” online session was in progress at the 2021 ARC Industry Forum, Texas was being plunged into outages caused by unusually cold conditions and heavy snow. With this catastrophe fresh in mind, this is a good time to review some of the politics, economics, and technology driving the future electric grid in Texas and elsewhere.
Hitachi ABB Power Grids announced the launch of its Smart Digital Substation offering, which brings together the latest in digital substation technology with the unique predictive, prescriptive and prognostic capabilities of Hitachi’s Lumada Asset Performance Management (APM) solution.
At the ARC Forum on Wed. Feb. 17 at 10 AM ET, ARC will host an in-depth session on smart city platforms that will include some industry-leading experts from cities, infrastructure corporations, solution providers, and suppliers that will break it all down and show the benefits already being realized.