iTOA Software for Utility Operations

We build and support software tools like iTOA® to enable utilities to achieve their goals for safety, reliability and efficiency in grid operations

iTOA - Integrated Tools for Operation

iTOA Software Suite is the leading platform solution for outage planning and scheduling, switching order management, electronic logging, outage reporting, and more. iTOA is used by utilities of all sizes to improve their work process, gain efficiencies and achieve compliance.

Outage Request Scheduling

Gain efficiencies through task driven workflows and coordination between departments across the entire outage scheduling lifecycle.

Switching Order Management and Tagging

Achieve safety and reliability tailored to your switching and tagging rules and processes.

Electronic Logbook

Build a compliant system of record by quick log entries and automating real time events through configurable and flexible templates.

Paper and word docs are a thing of the past. Increase searchability, accountability and make it easy for operators and field people to log events

Automatic Outage Reporting

Report interruption and disturbance events with causes manually or automatically via integration to historian and SCADA systems.

Event Analysis

Effectively analyze and record outage events with follow up corrective actions, NERC TADS Cause reporting, misoperations reporting, and PRC-004 Compliance.

Centralized Administration

Centralized repository of asset data, personnel qualifications, user roles, application configuration, managed using a user-friendly web-based UI.

Reports and Dashboard

Actionable information provided via custom user built queries, ad hoc data exports, summary reports, and graphical dashboards to visualize ongoing transactions and status.

We had so much fun at the 2019 ITOA User Group Conference

held on Sep 24-25 in Portland, Oregon

 

We cant wait to see you next year as we share new ideas, discuss industry trends, and network with other utility company peers. 

To the left, check out some of the photos from the 2019 iTOA User Group Conference in Portland. 

Why iTOA?

Experience the leading software platform for:

Seamless Coordination

Coordinate work across Transmission, Distribution, Generation, Telecom, and IT Services. Secure collaboration within departments such as Field, Substation, Control Center, System Protection, and Engineering.

Experience and Best Practices

Enjoy the benefits and experience of enhanced product functionality and best practices implemented by more than 60 online customers.

Integrate and Automate

Integrate with other applications to achieve automation of data gathering by reducing data redundancy and data entry errors. 

Consolidate systems

One application solution for a variety of functions in utility grid operations.

Support and Maintenance

Peace of mind and long term support and maintenance of the software.

iTOA Features

Web-based Mobility

User-friendly interface accessible from any device anywhere.

Searchability

Search across historical and real time data with advanced filtering, sorting, and querying functionality.

Performance

Access and query millions of transaction records within seconds.

Secure

Control access to sensitive data with industry standard secure authentication, data encryption, and role-based authorization.

Visualization

Visualize information on calendar, gantt chart, timeline, and dashboard views.

Reporting

Export data in multiple formats and automate distribution of pre-built reports.

Notification

Automate and record communication and notifications via email, voice, and text messages.

Interface

Integrate with internal and external applications using web service APIs and database exchange.

Configuration

Flexible configuration for easy long term maintenance of the application.

Testimonials

See what our customers are saying about us

“This system streamlines and simplifies the (outage scheduling) process making the entire coordination much more efficient.”

Derek Olson, Regional Control (Central)

NGUSA New York Distribution department

“TOA® improves our business.”

Jim Fee, Supervisor, Power System Operations

Sacramento Municipal Utility Distrcit

“TOA is just what Chugach needed”

David Smith, Director, Information System

Chugach Electric

Over 80 control centers in more than 70 utility companies across North America use TOA®/iTOA®

Sun-Net is proud of the fact that TOA® suite is an indispensable software tool for users in large Fortune 500 companies such as Duke Energy, American Electric Power, FirstEnergy as well as smaller utilities such as Chelan Public Utility, Colorado Springs City Utility.

Latest News

All the latest and greatest news and posts from us

Sun-Net Earns Women Owned Small Business Certification From WBENC

Sun-Net Inc (SNC), a company specializing in outage planning and utility operations software, received certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). Sun-Net is led by CEO, Helen Hu. Helen co-founded Sun-Net...

BPA selects iTOA as Outage Management System

Bonneville Power Administration News Release San Jose, California, June 5, 2019 – San Jose based Sun-Net Inc., specializing in grid operations software tools, announced that it has been awarded the contract for Sun-Net Inc.’s iTOA® software suite by Bonneville Power...

Tennessee Valley Authority News Release

San Jose, California May 20, 2019 – San Jose based Sun-Net Inc., specializing in developing operations software tools for the utility industry, has been awarded a contract for the iTOA® software suite from Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA). 

 

TVA’s service area covers 7 states including most of Tennessee, portions of Alabama, Mississippi, Kentucky, and small slices of Georgia, North Carolina, and Virginia. It was the first large regional planning agency of the federal government and remains the largest. TVA provides electricity to approximately 10 million people through a diverse portfolio which includes nuclear, coal-fired, natural gas-fired, hydroelectric, and renewable generation. TVA sells its power to 154 local power utilities, 5 direct industrial and institutional customers, and 12 surrounding utilities In addition to power generation, TVA provides flood control with its 29 hydroelectric dams, which allow for recreational activities, and provides navigation and land management along rivers within its region of operation.TVA also assists governments and private companies on economic development projects.

 

“ We are proud to have TVA as our newest customer and proud to support their mission across three E’s: Energy, Environment and Economic Development. iTOA suite will support TVA’s strategic initiative of optimizing outage management and coordination. The consolidation and integration of Request, Switching, Logging modules with other internal systems will enable efficiency, visibility of meeting compliance, reporting and performance requirements” said Helen Hu, CEO of Sun-Net.

 

For More Information Contact
 

Sun-Net iTOA® – Sales

Tel. (408) 323-1318 option 1

Email us info@sncsw.com

Website: http://www.sncsw.com

Posted on May 20, 2019

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