How can Big Data Drive Efficiency and New Revenues in Energy Distribution Business

How can Big Data Drive Efficiency and New Revenues in Energy Distribution Business 394 273 ASPIRO

Aspiro has developed a Big Data concept for Západoslovenská distribučná, a.s., aiming to identify and validate feasibility of turning data into insight that drives efficiency and / or new services. 

ZSD is already collecting data from various digital sources. In connection to that, the company has started to evaluate the potential of the Big Data concept. The goal is to optimize and enhance current operations and services as well as implement new processes and methods that would allow to prepare for company for anticipated changes in the industry and ensure future effectiveness and operational stability.

Aspiro team delivered a Feasibility study, which included identification and evaluation of relevant use cases resolving current or potential business problems / opportunities by applying the Big Data concept (e.g. fraud management, capacity planning, etc). The team also provided expert architecture support advised on potential platforms which best fit the needs of ZSD and assessed changes to the IT architecture required to implement the Big Data concept.

Aspiro team allowed us to understand the potential of Big Data concept for our company

Tomáš Škorňák
Head of distribution IT Systems Department

About Západoslovenská Distribučná, a.s.:
Západoslovenská distribučná, a.s. is fully owned by Západoslovenská energetika, a.s. (ZSE Group) which is a member of the German energy E.ON Group. With more than 95 years of history, the biggest energy distributor in Slovakia holds the license for carrying out activities in the energy business in the scope of “electricity distribution”. It operates the distribution system, being subject to regulation rules under the relevant laws. As an independent legal entity, it has been active since 1 July 2007 – based on requirements of the European and Slovak laws related to the energy market liberalization (ZSE Distribúcia, a.s., or ZSE distribúcia, a.s. until 1 January 2013).