Comparing OpenADR and Transactive Control

Recently, we released a white paper covering (TC) Transactive Control and OpenADR Roles and Relationships. Rightly or wrongly, the market has begun to view TC and OpenADR as competitors. This paper takes a high-level look at the roles and interrelationships between TC, Transactive Energy and …

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Transactive Control and MultiSpeak: Exploring Options for Utility DR, DER

QualityLogic performed an extensive analysis and mapping between Transactive Control functions and the MultiSpeak standard. One of the results of this analysis revealed that if Transactive Control nodes are incorporated within a utility, MultiSpeak could play an important role in exchanging the incentive and feedback …

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QualityLogic Is Accelerating IEEE 2030.5 (SEP 2.0) Interoperability

If you’re on our Smart Grid mailing list, you’ve already heard about QualityLogic’s new program to kick SEP 2 interoperability into high gear: the SEP 2.0 Accelerator Program. Here’s how we’re progressing so far.
IEEE 2030.5 Accelerator Program Status
SEP 2 Accelerator is a one-time …

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The Latest IEEE 2030.5 (SEP 2.0) Test Updates

In January, QualityLogic launched an Accelerator Program for SEP 2.0 tests to speed up the maturity and adoption of SEP 2.0 technology. The program provides participants with discounts, early access to new tests, discounted support and training, and influence over the priority of additional test …

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Is Scriptless Test Automation for You?

The decision to use scriptless testing should be based on your test objectives. In order to choose the kind of testing appropriate for your requirements, it’s helpful to first think about the different goals and benefits of scriptless and scripted testing.
The term “scriptless” refers …

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Mobile App Testing with the Right Mobile Devices

Running an active test lab, QualityLogic needs to be able to offer testing of the mobile devices that our customers want to test, and be ready to go when they are! To accomplish this, we must have many iOS and Android devices spanning the widest …

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Test Automation Tools: Open Source or Proprietary?

eCommerce, and business conducted over the Internet in general, has to keep abreast of an entire web ecosystem of access devices and software. From desktop/laptop computers to smartphones and browsers to apps to hybrids, the increasingly diverse array of gear and the code it runs …

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Lay It Out with Visio 2013

Microsoft Visio 2013 lets you organize and lay out complex data with professional designs in just a few clicks. You can create polished, well-organized diagrams of most types of informational set, including floor plans, business processes, flowcharts, and networks.
Visio 2013 is available only as …

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Windows 8 and Internet Explorer 10

 
With Windows 8, Internet Explorer (IE) 10 can be used in two ways. A Windows 8 App version of IE 10, meant for viewing on mobile device, is streamlined and allows for touch screen swiping. IE10 is also available in the classic Desktop version, …

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What’s New in Microsoft Publisher 2013? Not Much.

It’s fairly obvious that Microsoft didn’t put a lot of effort into the 2013 update for Publisher. As with other Office 2013 Suite products, the interface is cleaner with more white and less clutter, and some nice, though minor, features have been added:

The simplified …

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Pros and Cons of Responsive Website Design

Did you know that over half of all web pages views come from mobile devices? Crazy, right? This mobile revolution has created the need for a new kind of website. A website that “responds” to the device you are viewing the site from. This is …

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