Data quality as it relates to asset management

  title={Data quality as it relates to asset management},
  author={Robert J. S{\'a}rfi and Michael K. Tao and J. B. Lyon and John J. Simmins},
  journal={PES T&D 2012},
The importance of data and data quality has long been a second thought for many utilities. There is often the perception that, “as long as the bills get paid our data is good enough!” As both customers and regulators owners alike are becoming more demanding in customer service and the impacts of the Smart Grid are being clarified, it has become an imperative for utilities to better manage their data. In the Smart Grid era, Asset Management at the distribution level is no longer a lofty goal but… CONTINUE READING