Peoplesoft exec pops up at eMeter

Former PeopleSoft CEO Craig Conway joins board of smart grid software player.

Craig Conway, who guaranteed his name in the software industry history books with PeopleSoft and who also sits on the board of Salesforce.com, has just joined the board of smart grid player, eMeter.

eMeter sells smart grid management software -- think of it as energy resource planning instead of enterprise resource planning. The company has a hand in a number of large-scale deployments and counts Accenture, IBM, Logica and Siemens among its strategic partners.