Macrosoft’s Resources on-Demand is a comprehensive utility resource management solution that helps power and electric utility companies to proactively address emergency events like outages and natural disasters. It helps the restoration process by allocating resources and providing logistics in an organized and cost reducing manner.
In the event of an emergency, electric utility companies need to rush crews and the necessary equipment to the affected area in time for the restoration process. It becomes imperative for the storm leaders to know which crews are available, what equipment is needed, which crews are closest to the affected area etc., to allocate resources and initiate the restoration process in a speedy manner. Resources on-Demand, as a utility resource management tool, gives a complete overview of the available resources and all the logistic information required for that.
Resources on-Demand as a resource management process allows the user to easily access data stored in the system on human resources, equipment, and logistical information. Resources on-Demand allows dispatchers, managers, storm leaders, and others to access pertinent information in an emergency situation that will give them a better view of the current situation, i.e. how many teams are available, the skills the teams possess, the location of the team, and if the team has work already assigned. It will also keep track of individual workers and their logistical information. Resources on-Demand resource management process includes all the activities required prior to the catastrophe occurrence in order to facilitate the use of available resources.
Macrosoft’s Resources on-Demand has the following attributes: