BRIDGE’s GridInteract™ platform earns recognition as Innovative Technology of the Year in Energy
Marlborough, MA – July 29, 2013– BRIDGE Energy Group, the leading Utility business consulting and systems integration solutions provider, today announced that its enterprise wide integration platform, GridInteract™, was named a finalist for Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council’s 2013 Innovative Technology of the Year Award, before a crowd of more than 200 tech executives at the Microsoft NERD Center in Cambridge, Mass.
Grid Interact accelerates and simplifies the integration of 3rd party systems through a centralized web interface. The application serves as a critical Enterprise-class integration technology for the energy industry as utilities continue to face the challenge of a lean IT staff against the demands for speedy outage restoration and energy efficiency.
“BRIDGE is pleased to be recognized for its leadership in innovation in energy,” said Barry Cioe, VP of Marketing and Product Management. “In a geographic region that has seen its fair share of super storms, GridInteract™ serves as a critical accelerator for the introduction, integration and use of problem-solving technologies, which in turn, enables utilities to cut outage times and implement bi-directional communication with customers.”
“BRIDGE Energy Group’s GridInteract platform has been selected among a group of elite technologies,” said Tom Hopcroft, President and CEO of MassTLC. “BRIDGE’s innovation and market leadership in the energy industry is testimony to what fuels Massachusetts’ vibrant tech community.”
In its 16th year, The Massachusetts Technology Leadership Awards celebrates innovation and leadership in technology. The awards winners in this category and 16 others will be announced at the annual Awards Gala on Thursday, September 12 at the Westin, Waterfront.