Telecommunications

SDN for utilities – what you need to know

Energy Retail

SDN for utilities – what you need to know

Software-defined networking (SDN) is a new way of building and operating communications networks.

Networking the Internet of Things

Energy Retail

Networking the Internet of Things

The Starfish wireless network has been launched by Silver Spring Networks for the Internet of Things.

M2M and IoT – Ubiquitous connectivity guaranteed

Energy Retail

M2M and IoT – Ubiquitous connectivity guaranteed

An open roaming SIM meets the requirement for 24/7 connectivity with smart meters and other smart grid devices.

5G Promises More Opportunities for the Commercial Sector

Energy Retail

5G Promises More Opportunities for the Commercial Sector

5G is expected to be focused primarily on enhancing the needs of businesses. But what could it mean for utilities?

Telcos Take On Smart Cities

Energy Retail

Telcos Take On Smart Cities

AT&T is positioning to become a leader in the creation of smart cities in the US.

Week in Smart Metering – Customer Engagement A Priority

Energy Retail

Week in Smart Metering – Customer Engagement A Priority

There is a disconnect between services utilities provide and those customers want, writes Metering & Smart Energy International editor Claire Volkwyn.

Telcos Eye German Energy Market

Energy Retail

Telcos Eye German Energy Market

Telcos are playing an increasingly important role as communications providers to utilities.

Australian Telco Seizes Opportunities in the Energy Market

Energy Retail

Australian Telco Seizes Opportunities in the Energy Market

Telcos are competing for a space in an energy market which is increasingly calling for innovation and change.

Prioritising Cybersecurity As “Tomorrow May Be Too Late”

Energy Retail

Prioritising Cybersecurity As “Tomorrow May Be Too Late”

As the energy sector undergoes the digital transformation, cybersecurity should not be an afterthought.

A Deeper View into the Distribution Network of the Future

Energy Generation

A Deeper View into the Distribution Network of the Future

Distribution monitoring and analytics is bringing greater value to the energy industry as it moves towards a new energy system of the future.

Utility Communications – A Hybrid Approach Is Smartest

Energy Generation

Utility Communications – A Hybrid Approach Is Smartest

A hybrid approach is recommended by ABB as the route to migrate to packet switched networks.