ARLINGTON, Va. — GridPoint, a provider of data-driven energy management systems (EMS), has announced an enhanced energy management solution powered by MicroStrategy® Inc., a leading provider of enterprise software platforms. GridPoint said the collaboration enables it to develop more robust enterprise-wide energy analytics within its cloud-based software platform, GridPoint Energy Manager. Incorporating the MicroStrategy Analytics Platform™ into GridPoint Energy Manager will make it easier for customers to visualize asset-level data collected through GridPoint’s submetering and monitoring activities across a fleet of sites.

“GridPoint’s expertise lies in the ability to collect large sums of data. Every day, we add more than 100 million data points to the 75 billion data points that have been collected to date across 12,000 sites,” said Mark Danzenbaker, GridPoint’s senior vice president of sales, marketing and product management. “This state-of-the-art data collection combined with MicroStrategy’s stunning and informative visualizations further empowers GridPoint customers to transform into energy conscious enterprises by managing energy through measurement and powerful data analytics.”

GridPoint said it gives its users granular visibility into energy usage, equipment operation, and site environment conditions for deeper analysis and intelligent control. Data-driven energy management is one of the driving forces of the EMS market as identified in the company’s white paper, “Five Megatrends Shaping the Energy Conscious Enterprise.”

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Publication date: 11/3/2014

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