Ecologic Analytics and Landis+Gyr to pre-integrate smart solutions using the next generation CIM
September 28, 2011 - Ecologic Analytics and Landis+Gyr have announced a move to pre-integrate the GridstreamTM solution portfolio with the Ecologic meter data management system (MDM), using the next generation International Electrotechnical Commission - Common Information Model (IEC-CIM) 61968-9 (2nd Edition).
"Utilities are demanding production-ready smart meter and MDM solutions," said David Hubbard, co-founder and chief technology officer of Ecologic Analytics. "The MDM system has proven to be a central component of any enterprise smart metering solution and pre-integrating it with the Gridstream smart meter solutions enables utilities to derive long-term value from market leading technologies."
"Leading the industry with the next generation of the IEC-CIM, and streamlining solution delivery under the Gridstream brand are the right moves for our customers in a rapidly evolving and increasingly complex landscape," added Jeffrey Carkhuff, vice president product management with Landis+Gyr.
In other news Ecologic Analytics has released the third generation of its Ecologic MDM product. The initial release provides streamlined operational access and advanced analytics providing greater visualization of meter data, improved automated workflow processes as well as architectural improvements to support growth in new markets. The release is set for general availability in fourth quarter, 2011.