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Advanced Control Systems™ Introduces PRISM 11™ at DistribuTECH 2016
ACS™ offers real-time utility solutions ten times faster

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Control Systems (ACS), a global provider of smart grid automation technology, is introducing the latest release of its core Precision Real-Time Information System Manager™ (PRISM™) system platform. PRISM is the high-performance real-time foundation of all advanced system solutions delivered by ACS, including ADMS, Outage Management and Energy Management systems.

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A true 64-bit platform, PRISM 11 will help utilities deliver real-time information and automate network processes up to ten times faster than with previous versions. This new release continues a long history of improvements and updates to PRISM, and includes significant enhancements to both features and performance across the spectrum of its smart grid applications. Larger database capacity, expanded study mode and test mode capabilities and improved security features are but a few of the benefits that ACS customers will realize as a result of PRISM 11.

"The fact that this is our eleventh major release of PRISM attests to our commitment to this platform and to the trust that utilities across the globe have placed in PRISM to help them effectively manage the delivery of energy," says ACS CEO Kevin Sullivan. "We listen and understand the needs and challenges of our customers and are always looking to incorporate their suggestions for improvements to our complete suite of advanced solutions."

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ACS is a leading provider of smart grid solutions and advanced automation technology to the global electric power industry. For over 40 years, ACS has pioneered control center solutions which include SCADA, advanced distribution management (ADMS), outage management (OMS), energy management (EMS), network simulation and optimization, network display strategies and ergonomic design. ACS automation product lines include a wide range of flexible and cost-effective substation, distribution, and feeder automation solutions. ACS mobile tools enable utilities to communicate with crews and consumers using real-time data. ACS provides technology to manage energy through a fully-integrated real-time PRISM platform which optimizes grid efficiency. For more information, visit

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