James Crawford is a Strategic Product Manager at Ordnance Survey. His work focuses on delivering improvements to core geospatial information processing, data standards and development activities.
Why are secure data exchange platforms so important to utility companies?
A single portal to access all underground asset location information is a game-changer for energy and utilities. To address potential security concerns associated with centralising infrastructure data, and to secure buy-in from our delivery partners, we built a system that was both authoritative and robust.
Using digital twins to drive value from physical assets
Having a complete view of physical assets, by using secure data exchange platforms, offers efficiencies and cost-savings.