OATI Secures NAESB Wholesale Gas Quadrant Version 3.1 Certification

OATI is pleased to announce that OATI’s natural gas pipeline management software product has achieved NAESB Wholesale Gas Quadrant (WGQ) Version 3.1 certification. The first solution to meet NAESB’s stringent criteria for Version 3.1 approval in this category, OATI is vigilant in staying compliant with the latest regulatory changes and energy industry standards.

As the demand for high data security increases, this certification reaffirms OATI’s commitment to customers by keeping its software solutions compliant in this ever-changing regulatory environment. OATI’s web-based natural gas management solution, hosted in the OATI Cloud with NERC-CIP compliant Data Centers, is designed to keep data secure while simplifying and streamlining the complex operations of natural gas transportation, distribution, storage, and load management.

With this certification, OATI continues its long record of NAESB compliance. OATI is one of three NAESB-certified Authorized Certification Authorities (ACA) and undergoes multiple compliance audits annually.
“OATI is dedicated to maintaining high security standards, especially in light of recent cyber-attacks and security breaches on other companies,” said Sasan Mokhtari, Ph.D, OATI President and CEO. “We endeavor to meet our customers’ needs with top-notch products and solutions that follow stringent industry standards.”

About OATI

OATI provides innovative solutions that simplify, streamline, and empower the operational tasks required in today’s energy commerce and Smart Grid. Serving more than 2,000 customers in North America, OATI successfully deploys and hosts diverse mission-critical solutions committed to industry standards and stringent security guidelines.

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