In 2012, there is still no such thing as a true “total solution provider” for energy and utility companies. These companies just have too many needs across the board that require robust industry-specific functionality and deep domain expertise for a single vendor to satisfy them all. But Ventyx, an ABB company, comes close to the mark. TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic discusses Ventyx’s strategy with its product marketing team.
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Both Asset Suite and Ellipse continue to offer industry-leading EAM features and capabilities, but they are tailored to different industries. For instance, whereas Ventyx is well positioned to support power generation, Mincom is much stronger in areas such as mining and utility T&D. Mincom also brings strong mobility solutions for EAM and specialty mining applications (e.g., exploration to outbound logistics, accounting, and sales) and stands as a decent enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. ABB