WASHINGTON, Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cloud for Utilities today announced its Industry Consortium, which aligns industry thought leaders from utility companies and leading technology firms to establish best practices related to cloud computing and digital solutions for the utility industry.
In addition, Cloud for Utilities announced a collaboration with Oracle -- a flagship Technology Partner of the Cloud for Utilities Industry Consortium. As an industry leader, Oracle is a global provider of enterprise cloud computing, including intelligent cloud applications, integrated cloud platforms, emerging technologies for businesses, open platforms for developers, and the acceleration of digital transformations.
As an Industry Consortium partner, Oracle Utilities will join the Executive Advisory Board, work with other Utility Industry leaders to author white papers, and attend the Best Practice Working Group Forum taking place September 2018 in Southern California.
"We are excited to be a leading contributor and to work together with Cloud for Utilities and their members. Oracle has always been an innovator; therefore, this collaboration was a natural fit," said Guerry Waters, Senior Vice President, Oracle.
"We are pleased to have Oracle as one of the flagship members for the Cloud for Utilities Industry Consortium. We look forward to their thought leaders' contributions for the advancement of the Utility Industry," said Rick Cutter, Managing Director, Cloud for Utilities. "Cloud for Utilities is developing as the industry leader, covering the intersection of cloud technology and the utility industry. Oracle's increased participation will further accelerate our growth and industry collaboration."
About Cloud for Utilities
Cloud for Utilities is the preeminent resource for cloud business models focused on the utility industry. The organization focuses on the education, best practices, supporting career advancement, improving organization success, and supports the advancement of cloud business models in the utility industry.
Utilities that would like to attend the Cloud for Utilities Best Practice Working Group Forum can request an invitation by clicking here.
The second annual Cloud for Utilities Summit will be held November 14 – 16, 2018 at the Fairmont Hotel in Washington, DC. Click here to register.
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