Publications

The following list provides a sampling of recent publications by Cornice personnel.

A detailed list of publications can be obtained by request at: info@CorniceEngineering.com.

MultiSpeak® End Device Event Implementation Guidelines, Version 1.0, June 30, 2014, prepared for the MultiSpeak Initiative, 2014.

MultiSpeak® Formatted Block Implementation Guidelines, Version 3.0, June 30, 2014, prepared for the MultiSpeak Initiative, 2014.

MultiSpeak® Interval Data Implementation Guidelines, Version 3.0, June 30, 2014, prepared for the MultiSpeak Initiative, 2014.

MultiSpeak® Meter Data Management Interfaces: Implementation Guidelines, Version 1.0, April 5, 2013, prepared for the MultiSpeak Initiative, 2013.

“The Critical Next Step for Interoperability: Designing and Implementing Interfaces between Standards”, Gary A. McNaughton, Linda Rankin (QualityLogic) and James Mater (QualityLogic). Proceedings of the 2012 Grid-Interop Forum, December 3-6, 2012, Irving,TX, 2012.

Keys to Interoperability: MultiSpeak® Use Cases for Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI), Version 1.0, prepared for the NRECA CRN Smart Grid Regional Demonstration Project, 2012.

Keys to Interoperability: MultiSpeak® Use Cases for Pre-Paid Metering (PPM), Version 1.0, prepared for the NRECA CRN Smart Grid Regional Demonstration Project, 2012.

“Harmonization of the Common Information Model and MultiSpeak®”, Gary A. McNaughton and Robert Saint (NRECA). Presented at the 2011 IEEE Power Systems Conference and Exposition, March 20-23, 2011, Phoenix, AZ, 2011.

“Smart Grid Enterprise Application Interoperability Needs Assessment and the MultiSpeak® Specification”, Gary A. McNaughton, Warren P. McNaughton and Robert Saint (NRECA). Proceedings of the 2010 Grid-Interop Conference , November 30-December 3, 2010, Chicago, IL, 2010.

Interoperability and Cyber Security Plan for NRECA CRN Smart Grid Regional Demonstration, prepared by Cigital, Inc., Cornice Engineering, Inc. and Power Systems Engineering for National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, May 12, 2010.

“Enterprise Integration Implications for Home-Area Network Technologies”, Gary A. McNaughton and Robert Saint (NRECA). Proceedings of the IEEE 2010 Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, January 19-22, 2010, Gaithersburg, MD, 2010.

“A Proposed Service Mapping Between the MultiSpeak® Specification and IEC 61968-9”, Gary A. McNaughton. Proceedings of the 2009 Grid-Interop Conference, November 17-19, 2009, Denver, CO, 2009.

“MultiSpeak and IEC 61968 CIM: Moving Towards Interoperability”, Gary A. McNaughton, Greg Robinson (Xtensible Solutions) and Gerald R. Gray (Consumers Energy). Proceedings of the 2008 Grid-Interop Conference, November 11-13, 2008, Atlanta, GA, 2008.

“Integration Using the MultiSpeak® Specification”, Gary A. McNaughton and Robert Saint (NRECA). Utility Automation, January, 2008.

Comparison of the MultiSpeak® Distribution Connectivity Model and the IEC Common Information Model Network Data Set”, Gary A. McNaughton and Robert Saint (NRECA).  Presented at DistribuTECH, 2008.

Implementation Experience with NRECA’s MultiSpeak® Integration Specification”, Doug Lambert (San Bernard Electric Cooperative), Robert Saint (NRECA) and Gary A. McNaughton.  Presented at the IEEE Rural Electric Power Conference, 2007.

How NRECA’s MultiSpeak® Specification Supports Interoperability of Diverse Electric Grid Automation Systems, Gary A. McNaughton and Robert Saint (NRECA).  Presented at Grid-Interop 2007.

MultiSpeak® Version 3.0 User’s Guide, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, Arlington, VA, 2006.

Deployment of Mapping Systems in Distribution Cooperatives, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, Arlington, VA, 1998.

Enterprise-Wide Data Integration in a Distribution Cooperative, Volume 1 – Executive Summary; Volume 2 – Technical Considerations, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, Arlington, VA, 1996/97.