Kamstrup and Avance Metering will enter into a strategic partnership to help utilities to put valuable data from smart metering solutions into business use.
Utilising the two companies’ strategic product fit, utilities will be able to enrich their data for strategic purposes, such as enabling an easy transition from old to new intelligent metering generations.
Long-term durability has always been essential for utilities.
With the partnership between Kamstrup and Avance Metering, a robust and future-proof solution can be guaranteed without compromise.
With the full power of Kamstrup’s latest generation smart electricity meter available in Avance Metering head-end software whilst keeping previous generation meters operational during next-generation rollout, utilities will benefit from a cost-efficient transition, without negative impact on end-customers.
Kamstrup’s experience from design, deployment and rollout of smart metering solutions will be combined with Avance Metering’s unique expertise in open standard protocols and user-friendly head-end software to create a fully integrated end-to-end solution.
Henrik Mørck Mogensen, a senior vice president at Kamstrup, said: ”Our customers will benefit from a more robust supplier partnership.
”Today’s solutions must be able to evolve over time to meet future requirements, but even more to support our customers increasing need for utilizing the vast amount of data to specific business needs towards their own customers.”
Mats Ekelund, the CEO of Avance Metering, adds: ”Avance Metering is a true Software Product company. Our long-term promise to our customers in the Nordics is to continue to focus on delivering software for utilities.
” The cooperation with Kamstrup is an answer to our mutual customers wishes and demands to have stronger and more long-term partnerships. This will ensure that they can focus on their core business without worrying about the total metering solution not working when changes are made to individual components.”