LiveData Utilities to Participate in Municipal Smart Grid Summit

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--()--LiveData Utilities today announced that General Manager Brad Harkavy has been invited to participate in the Municipal Smart Grids Summit, a gathering of executives from top electric utilities. Brad will be discussing solutions for ISO/RTO data exchange and smart middleware solutions to implement an Operation Technology Service Bus (OTSB).

WHO: Brad Harkavy General Manager, LiveData Utilities
WHAT: Municipal Smart Grids Summit (“MSGS”)
WHEN: June 21 - 23, 2015
WHERE: PGA National Resort & Spa, Palm Beach Gardens, FL

The fifth annual Municipal Smart Grid Summit is a forum where high-level utility executives interact with industry-leading vendors, analysts, and federal agencies. The MSGS program conveys the latest industry research, regulatory news, standards, and cutting-edge technology. It is organized as collaboration among vendors, associations, and research firms.

Brad Harkavy, General Manager, LiveData Utilities will be participating in two of the 2015 MSGS sessions, as well as the Solution Showcase. Harkavy, a veteran of more than 20 years as a technology executive, is responsible for business development, strategy, and overall management of LiveData Utilities growing utility industry business.

About the company:

LiveData Utilities solutions are the trusted choice for hundreds of electric power utilities across the world. The company’s ISO Connect and Operation Technology Service products (OTSB) continuously monitor, synthesize, and respond to highly complex, multi-faceted processes in real-time, spanning a broad mix of distributed devices, diverse vendor systems, protocols, and databases. LiveData Utilities understands the applications that monitor and control operations—SCADA, DCS, EMS, OMS; and how to flow data to and between them, across all major public and proprietary protocols: Inter-Control Center Communications Protocol (ICCP per IEC60870-6 TASE.2), OPC, DNP3, IEC 61850, Modbus, Allen-Bradley, PG&E, etc. Additional information is available at

To schedule a one-on-one meeting with Brad Harkavy, contact Diane Poth, Marketing Manager,


For LiveData Utilities
Edward Bride, 413-442-7718

Release Summary

Brad Harkavy, General Manager of LiveData Utilities, has been invited to lead two "Boardroom Sessions" at the Municipal Smart Grids Summit, a gathering of executives from top electric utilities.


For LiveData Utilities
Edward Bride, 413-442-7718