BACK TO ALL

CSSConnect

What is CSSConnect?

CSSConnect is a Central Switching Service (CSS) adaptor solution developed by EelctraLink to deliver faster switching for energy market consumers. Built on the same infrastructure and integration points with market participants as the Data Transfer Service (DTS), CSSConnect is provided to the industry as part of the regulated Data Transfer Service Agreement (DTSA), facilitating near real-time communication between market participants and the Central Switching Service.

 

 

 

CSSConnect benefits

Available to all DTS users

Available to all DTS users

Enables secure, near real-time sharing of information between switching parties

Enables secure, near real-time sharing of information between switching parties

No upfront costs for development or deployment

No upfront costs for development or deployment

Fixed monthly charge payable only from when the service becomes operational

Fixed monthly charge payable only from when the service becomes operational

Reduces risk to users by re-using an existing service that is proven and reliable, removing the need to integrate with an additional network.

Reduces risk to users by re-using an existing service that is proven and reliable, removing the need to integrate with an additional network.

Provides a platform for future innovation

Provides a platform for future innovation

Why should you use CSSConnect?

No upfront costs, and a fixed monthly charge payable only from live operation

No upfront costs, and a fixed monthly charge payable only from live operation

With CSSConnect, users will not incur any charges during its development or deployment phases. In addition, there will be no upfront fees or connection charges related to the adoption of this adapter solution. In terms of future operating costs, these will be added to customer’s DTS cost recovery charges for the fixed amount of £1603.66 per month, payable only from when the service enters into live operation, currently planned for April 2022.

CSSConnect minimises the amount of work you are mandated to deliver and we will support you through all programme phases

CSSConnect minimises the amount of work you are mandated to deliver and we will support you through all programme phases

ElectraLink’s adaptor solution minimises the amount of work that participants are mandated to deliver. We will support all CSSConnect customers through the programme phases, including integration and functionality testing, as proposed by the DCC and their Solution Integrator, Netcompany, to ensure you are fully integrated with the new Central Switching Service programme.

CSSConnect Demo

NB: The data presented in this video is not real customer data. It was created and used for demonstration purposes only.

CSSConnect a flexible adapter service for the Faster Switching Programme

Download now