Clinton, NJ and Morris Plains, NJ — November 1, 2021 — Quess GTS, a leading technology solutions provider-based in Morris Plains, NJ, announced today that Merit Controls, the leading provider of grid integration products and services for utility-scale renewable energy power plants, has selected Quess GTS as its strategic partner for delivery of cybersecurity services critical to Merit clients. Merit selected Quess GTS as part of its ongoing commitment to provide secure grid integration products and services to its national client base.
The Quess GTS partnership will augment the security of Merit’s SCADA Power Plant Controller (PPC) offerings for utility-scale power plants. In addition, the companies will work together to leverage Quess GTS’ technology expertise around cybersecurity and IT infrastructure management, creating new solutions for the utility scale renewables sector.
“Merit Controls has always offered protection such as intrusion alarms, access control, and separate IP addresses for individual devices to safeguard plant operations. Today, we are pleased to incorporate Quess GTS cybersecurity services as an added layer of protection,” remarked Tom Kuster, CEO of Merit Controls.
Quess GTS VP of Information Security, Steve Shively, noted, “We are thrilled to be able to support a company with the depth of experience and core technology of Merit Controls. Their national footprint and growing client base allow us to service the growing renewable energy industry and leverage our core network security solution expertise. We look forward to a long and successful relationship between Quess GTS and Merit Controls.”
About Quess GTS
QUESS GTS Headquartered in Morris Plains, NJ is a leading technology solutions provider with a client portfolio that includes companies, ranging in all sizes, across multiple industries, in the US and around the globe. The current portfolio of services covers a broad spectrum of expertise, including Application Development, Infrastructure and Multi-Cloud Services, Consulting and Cybersecurity.. http://www.quessgts.com
About Merit Controls
Merit Controls provides advanced, proven grid integration products and services for utility power generation, all in one platform. Its expertise and proven intellectual property help streamline integration while increasing efficiency and reducing risk. Merit Controls is a division of Merit SI Technologies, partially owned by Turner Renewable Energy. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas and maintains its technology center in Clinton, New Jersey. For more information, visit https://meritcontrols.com/