San Jose, Calif., October 1, 2012 — Echelon Corp. is partnering with eMeter to integrate the EnergyIP Platform with Echelon's Control Operating System software.
This development provides utilities with mission critical operational and business insight to the complex relationships among devices, premises, customer accounts, users, applications, networks and services that must be managed in any smart grid.
Utilities worldwide depend on eMeter smart grid management software to bridge information technology and operational technology information to then optimize operational costs, innovation, improve customer service and drive energy efficiency. eMeter, a Siemens company, has strategic partnerships with Accenture, IBM, SAP and others.
Echelon is an energy control networking company, with an open standard, multi-application platform, selling complete systems and embedded sub-systems for smart grid, smart city and smart building applications. Echelon's platform is embedded in more than 100 million devices, 35 million homes and 300,000 buildings and powers energy savings applications for smart grids, smart cities and smart buildings.