Utilities all across the world are on the cusp of the step-functional change through fast-track adoption of operational as well as informational technology. The paradigm of smart grid is vices impacting the utilities sector in a humongous manner transforming the way services are being provided. Bi-directional metering and billing, widespread generation of renewable energy and push towards low-carbon economy are becoming realities thick and fast. Utilities are looking for solutions to run the operations in a profitable and consumer savvy way.