Alliander has developed a Data Analytics & Big Data strategy based on combining Transactional, Geospatial and Real-time Grid data. Alliander is preparing the architecture for new combinations of data for offline and real/near-time business decision support solutions. As part of the current strategy, Alliander has developed several use cases based on the OSIsoft PI System infrastructure stack as part of a live mid-voltage grid lab. This presentation gives insight in the approach, results and business value of several solutions for business questions and the needs for grid control and asset management within Alliander.
Robin Hagemans, MSc, is Manager of Grid Information & Control at Alliander, NV. Hagemans is responsible for Grid Information & Control with focus in Smart Grid Analytics IT within Alliander. He is a seasoned professional in the area of translating complex grid related analytics into robust and scalable IT solutions. Within Alliander, Hagemans was chairman of the Infrastructure Advisory Board, and responsible for developing Alliander's Vision & Strategy on Telecommunications as an important part of the entire Smart Grid strategy. He was also manager of Technical Automation and Telecom within Liandon, part of Alliander. The Liandon division is responsible for establishing, maintaining and running the high- to medium-voltage grid for Alliander. Recently Hagemans introduced several successful innovative analytics applications for Asset Management & Grid Management Business Decision Support. Robin has Master’s degrees in Statistical Engineering and in Business Administration. The latter focused on how to use innovation as a means for transforming businesses and the energy industry. He holds a BSc in Process Engineering. Hagemans works for Alliander on several use cases combining the real time, transactional and geographical IT worlds into the new energy transition IT world of Analytics and Business Decision Support.