About Jean-Marc Lestic
As an operations manager for Atos Worldgrid, Jean-Marc has extensive experience in data analytics and machine learning in the utilities sector. He has worked on major projects from Cupertino to Bangkok, often with a special focus on SCADA. He holds an Engineering Master’s Degree from ISEP (Paris), and subsequently specialized in big data at ENSIMAG (Grenoble). Jean-Marc joined Atos in 2005 from transport software experts Amadeus.
Articles posted by Jean-Marc Lestic
Hydropower and the Internet-of-Things: new horizons
Across the utilities sector, until very recently, operational and information technologies existed in different and distinct domains. The tools and technologies used to measure and control generation, for example, never came close to sharing data or functions with the tools used to service customer accounts or for trading. It wasn’t just the technologies that were separate. The professional…
Analytics for Hydropower: ready for operational innovation
Utility companies are no strangers to the practical use of data analytics. For many years, utilities have been leading exponents of scientific data analysis – applying it to forecasting for generation and consumption, and for optimized trading. Right now, we are seeing significant changes in both the operational models affecting hydropower, and in the ways in which analytics, cognitive…