GE Intelligent Platforms has reported the availability of its newest solution for the electric distribution industry, Proficy Grid Manager, a targeted portfolio of grid optimization software technologies for local utilities.

The solution delivers real-time information and analytics to help utilities improve operational reliability and efficiency, and manage an intelligent, cost-effective grid, the company said.

The Proficy Grid Manager encompasses four integrated yet modular capabilities, including operations management, lifecycle management, load management and knowledge management.

It leverages the latest technologies to help utilities reduce system outages, enhance equipment lifecycles, manage customer loads, and digitize standard operating procedures, GE said.