Clearing up the confusion over PSIM

A look at the technology's capabilities and what defines a true PSIM platform

"When we say open, we mean it," said Pat Kiernan, director of marketing for NICE Systems' security division.

Kiernan added that NICE has begun integrating mapping systems into the Situator platform and that a version of the PSIM software was recently introduced to the electric utility industry to address compliance issues with standards developed by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation. NICE Situator for Electric Utilities not only improves the security operations of utilities, but also helps them reduce operational costs.