As Colorado Becomes the Nation’s Hot Bed for Smart Energy, Magpie Emerges as the Region’s Energy Software Consulting Expert

September 9, 2009

DENVER, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ — Magpie, a custom software development company, today announced it has launched a Smart Energy Practice focused on enabling companies to deploy new Smart Energy capabilities by providing rapid software development services in the Smart Energy space.

The rapid rate of change in the energy industry today is straining the ability of many enterprises to keep up with the pace of innovation. Magpie can ease the strain on corporate development and project management resources and help accelerate time to market by delivering high-quality software components.

With experience in every layer of the energy network from ZigBee firmware development to Web Portal design, Magpie brings specialized know-how in convergent networking, mobility, wireless protocols, rich internet applications, and network security to the table. These skills are critical success factors in the new Smart Energy environment.

Tendril Networks, Inc., provider of an open, extensible and standards-based operating environment for energy management, acknowledges the role Magpie has played in helping the company meet software commitments.

“Magpie has been an important partner as we increase communications between utilities and consumers with our TREE Platform,” said Kent Dickson, Vice President of Engineering for Tendril. “We look forward to furthering this partnership to ensure our technology continues to provide an informative and engaging user experience for both consumers and utility providers.”

“We are very proud of our contribution to Tendril’s success, said Margaret Burd, CEO of Magpie. “Our skills developing complex software that requires reliable and scalable communications systems is important to our customers.”

Leading the Energy Practice strategy and business development will be SVP Strategy and Business Development, Roxanna (Roxy) Podlogar. Bryan Richardson, Magpie Co-Founder, will be Practice Partner.

About Magpie

Magpie is a valued partner in delivering engineered software that works(TM). The company specializes in solving tough technology problems for communication-enabled applications, business support systems, interactive internet applications, and network protocol integration. The Magpie team is well known for its Agile, iterative, and transparent software development process. With customers spanning North America, Magpie has consistently delivered on-time, on-budget results for the telecom, health information, and emerging smart-grid energy industries. The company warranties all its work and also has unique expertise in providing systems architecture, automated testing, systems integration, and technology consulting professional services. Make Magpie your choice when your business depends on software(TM). For more information, visit Magpie on the web at http://www.magpieti.com/technologyexpertise-smartenergypractice.

Magpie — Engineered Software That Works(TM)


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