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ETAP 7.0 Release Brings Design & Analysis Innovation
to a New Level

The new analysis modules and time-saving features significantly improve the reliability and safety of power systems design and operation.

Irvine, Calif. – June 11, 2009 – Operation Technology, Inc. (OTI) has announced the release of ETAP 7.0, the newest version of its enterprise solution for electrical power systems. This major product release brings design and analysis innovation to a new level of advancement and incorporates a powerful set of new features and enhancements. ETAP 7.0 includes new analysis modules, time-saving capabilities, and powerful online energy management modules integrated to improve the design, analysis, simulation, prediction, optimization, automation, and control of power systems.

Most of the enhancements in ETAP 7.0 evolved from user input and suggestions. “By getting our customers involved in the design process, we have been able to provide a solution that successfully addresses a broad spectrum of user enhancement requests,” says Mary Beal, vice president of sales. “More importantly, this version of ETAP provides innovative tools like Load Analyzer and Arc Flash Analyzer, as well as a powerful set of applications including Switching Management that caters to today’s electrical power industry needs.”

Highlights of the ETAP 7.0 release include:


One-Line Diagram
- Auto-Select
- Keyboard Shortcuts
- Symbol Library

Load Analyzer

Single-Phase Arc Flash

Arc Flash Analyzer

Switching Management

- Solid State Trip Devices
- Cable
- Transmission Line
- Relay
- Battery

- Base Package
- Load Flow Analysis
- Arc Flash Analysis
- Transient Stability
- Harmonic Analysis
- Star Device Coordination / Selectivity
- Star Sequence-of-Operation
- Data Exchange

ETAP Real-Time
- Real-Time Server
- Advanced Monitoring
- Predictive Simulation
- Automatic Generation Control
- Energy Accounting
- Load Forecasting
- Intelligent Load Shedding

“Given our stringent quality assurance policy, the ETAP 7.0 release has gone through an extensive verification and validation process which took more than nine months,” says Nazan Roshdieh, vice president of quality assurance. “We are extremely pleased to release this latest version of ETAP Enterprise Solution to the market.”

ETAP customers with active maintenance coverage will receive the new release free of charge. For an in-depth description of all the upgrades to ETAP 7.0, download the ETAP 7.0 New Features Brochure (PDF format).

Download a few demo of ETAP 7.0.

About Operation Technology, Inc.
Operation Technology, Inc. is the designer and developer of ETAP, the most comprehensive analysis platform for the design, simulation, operation, monitoring, control, optimization, and automation of power systems. ETAP is the industry leader used worldwide in all types and sizes of power systems, including generation, transmission, distribution, and all fields of industrial systems such as oil and gas, manufacturing, steel, concrete, mining, data centers, nuclear facilities, and more. Visit for more information.



For further information:
Operation Technology, Inc. Sales & Marketing
(949) 900-1000

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