QualityLogic Announces Test System for ZigBee Smart Energy Profile 2.0

QualityLogic Inc. (https://www.qualitylogic.com) announced today a new test system that validates the interoperability and reliability of smart meters, business and residential energy management devices, and gateways that share energy information with business and residential users via the Smart Energy Profile 2.0 standard.
The Smart Energy …

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QualityLogic Announces Certification Agreement with Itron

Testing and Certification of In-Home-Display & Gateway Products will Simplify Utility Procurement.
Nov. 12, 2010 – PRLog — QualityLogic announced today that it has entered into a certification agreement with Itron Inc.  to test the compatibility of various in-home/in-office display (IHD) and gateway technologies with …

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Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demo Moves Ahead

Battelle and the Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory have finalized an $89 million agreement to fund the Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demonstration Project. The funds will be added to another $89 million contributed by the Bonneville Power Administration, 11 utilities and five technology …

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In-Home Energy-Use Displays, HANs Lack Consumer Interest

In-home energy-use displays are big part of many utilities’ AMI plans, but they do little for Conrad Eustis, director of retail technology development at Portland (Ore) General Electric. He is not enthused about the current state of home-area networks (HANs), either. Eustis, a 25-year veteran …

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Centolella: FERC Interaction Gaining Importance

In the next few weeks, the relationship between the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) is likely to change. At NARUC’s Sacramento meeting in June, regulators spoke about FERC and the states, through NARUC, “acting in parallel on …

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‘Down-and-Dirty’ Training For Utilities Folks Key

For James Mater, being retired means more time to spend promoting smart grid interoperability, his passion for the last 18 months.  Mater and the firm he co-founded, QualityLogic, are now in charge of interoperability testing for the $88.8 million Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demonstration Project …

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QualityLogic Releases Major Update to FaxLab

Aug 12, 2010 (PRWeb.com via COMTEX) — QualityLogic (www.qualitylogic.com), a provider of leading-edge Quality Assurance and Quality Control test tools and services, has announced a major upgrade to its FaxLab interoperability test tool. FaxLab is used by device manufacturers, network equipment providers, and carriers to …

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QualityLogic Announces PageSense 7.1

QualityLogic (www.qualitylogic.com) today announced PageSense 7.1, the newest version of its printer and multifunction peripheral (MFP) performance measurement test tool. Manufacturers and industry publications use PageSense to obtain standardized test results and accurately compare the throughput performance of printers and MFPs. PageSense uses test files …

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QualityLogic Releases FaxLab® 8

QualityLogic (www.qualitylogic.com), a provider of leading-edge Quality Assurance and Quality Control test tools and services, has announced a major upgrade to its FaxLab interoperability test tool, integrating a newly redesigned ChannelTrap IV hardware device to generate and receive facsimile traffic. Network equipment providers and carriers …

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James Mater Receives GWAC Best Paper Award

The GridWise® Architecture Council (GWAC) has awarded its “Best Paper” honor to James Mater, co-founder of QualityLogic, at the Grid-Interop 2009 forum’s closing ceremonies. The paper “Creating a Smart Grid Interoperability Maturity Rating System,” which Mater co-authored with Rik Drummond, CEO of Drummond Group, was …

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DoE Picks NW Team, QualityLogic for Smart Grid Technology Demo

The Department of Energy has selected a Pacific Northwest team, including interoperability testing partner QualityLogic Inc. (www.qualitylogic.com), to conduct a regional smart grid technology demonstration project. The five-year Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demonstration Project will expand existing electric infrastructure and test new smart grid technologies …

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