David B White Florida & Georgia Region - Business Development Manager Miracle Software Inc. 1107 SW 23rd St Cape Coral, Fl 33991 Home Office 239-458-2592 Cell Direct 239-333-5641 email email@example.com website w3.miraclesoft.com Business-IT Alignment, Business Process Transformation(BPX), Services Oriented Architectural Services (SOA), Security and AMI interface services Solutions for Xcel Energy Smart Grid
Client is a visionary company which offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy related products to approximately 3.3 million Electricity customers and 1.8 million Natural Gas customers
Client is serving customers in Eight states across the United States
Current Electricity grid model has not changed much in the past century
With growing needs of customers the current grid model will become unreliable in the future
Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 identifies Smart Grid as the future direction for Electricity Grids in the United States of America
Smart Grid – Modernization of the Electricity Grid to improve reliability and efficiency
Advantages of Smart Grid implementation
Adding more clean and green power sources in our fuel mix—greatly improving power delivery and reliability while optimizing environmental benefits.
A grid that allows more choice about when, how much and what kind of energy consumers use.
A digitally enhanced, more resilient and stable energy grid that is less prone to outages and improves power reliability.
More energy efficiency and conservation options to manage consumers energy dollars.
Case Study - Utility/Energy Visionary Client
1.Power Infrastructure Utilities Must Manage 2 Infrastructures Challenges Central Generating Station Step-Up Transformer Distribution Substation Receiving Station Distribution Substation Distribution Substation Commercial Industrial Commercial Gas Turbine Recip Engine Cogeneration Recip Engine Fuel cell Micro- turbine Flywheel Residential Photo voltaics Batteries Data Concentrator Control Center Data network Users 2. Distributed Computing Infrastructure
WebSphere DataPower XI50 ESB gateway as a DMZ solution along with the IBM WebSphere Message Broker, IBM WebSphere Process Server, IBM WebSphere Application Server, IBM WebSphere Service Registry & Repository and IBM WebSphere MQ as an integration hub for SOA enablement
Web-based Account Management Project
WebSphere DataPower XI50 ESB gateway as a DMZ solution along with Partner provided UI for the web portal and IBM WebSphere Business Integrator, IBM WebSphere Application Server, IBM WebSphere Service Registry & Repository as an integration hub for SOA enablement
WebSphere DataPower XI50 Solution
Both the projects use WebSphere DataPower XI50 security appliance to centralize access to, and accelerate the various SOA interfaces with partners
Out of the box, the DataPower XI50 appliance addresses a wide variety of SOA transport threats that can be introduced either by error or malice
DataPower XI50 appliance is configured to apply rigid policy constraints on both published and consumed services
The appliance provides the ability to terminate transport (SSL) and individual attribute level encryption elements, Centralized governance, security policy management, Service level monitoring and management and advanced auditing and logging features
The appliance acts as an ESB Gateway and provides Transformation, Routing, Protocol and Format bridging capabilities
Smart Grid DataPower Appliances Demilitarized Zone XML Firewall and Web Services Gateway XS40 2 way sensors CIS Secure Zone Enterprise Service Bus Enterprise Service Bus Gateway XI50 Back-end Resource Gateway XI50 Domain Firewall Inter-Enterprise Zone Protocol Firewall AMI Network Infrastructure Customer’s Partners Message Broker ESB
Federated Registry Other ESBs (TIBCO, webMethods, etc.) Other ESBs (BEA, Oracle, SAP, etc.) WebSphere Message Broker DataPower WebSphere ESB Universal Transformation (WebSphere TX) Universal Message Backbone (WebSphere MQ) Universal Adapters (WebSphere Adapters) Federated USB Policy & Security Mgt Cross-ESB Capabilities … … Multiple ESBs… Cross-ESB Manageability… Inter-ESB Connectivity = USB Utilities Service Bus Option (USB)
Solution: WebSphere Datapower XI 50 ESB gateway as a DMZ solution along with the IBM WebSphere Message Broker, IBM WAS, IBM WebSphere Service Registry and Repository and IBM WebSphere® MQ as an integration hub for SOA enablement.
Complete XML threat protection and security management
Significant performance gains due to Datapower XI 50
Protocol and format bridging capability
Simplicity of implementation
Centralized governance, security policy management, Service level monitoring and management and advanced auditing and logging features