Smart Energy International spoke with the DLMS Association's Tony Field and Larry Colton to understand how open standards encourage collaboration and interconnectivity.

The panel discussion included Tony Field, Chairman, DLMS Association; Ed Beroset, Principal Technical Leader, AMI Research, EPRI and Larry Colton, Director, DLMS.

The group unpacks how to ensure good organisation to back up the standard being used, a solid support network, an inclusive network of consultants and certification houses that can promote and verify an interoperable design.

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