San Mateo, CA, U.S.A. and Skanderborg, Denmark — (METERING.COM) — July 6, 2012 – Kamstrup is to join the eMeter® Alliance Program as an integrated meter data management technology and developer partner, under which the two companies will collectively develop and sell integrated solutions for utility smart grid systems.
“We have already seen a lot of interest from different markets for a combined eMeter/Kamstrup solution,” said Henrik Baek Joergensen, senior product manager for Smart Grid at Kamstrup. “With the new partnership, utilities will benefit from a standard integration between eMeter’s highly scalable and feature rich solution and Kamstrup’s high-performing AMI.”
Under the partnership eMeter and Kamstrup will give each other access to a suite of web services and support including APIs, sample code, demo software licenses and testing programs. The two companies will also put their support desks and technical expertise at each other’s full disposal.
“Our smart grid ecosystem allows utility customers to choose an interoperable solution that integrates the eMeter EnergyIP platform seamlessly with our partners’ technology,” added Shannon Amerman, VP of Technology Alliances at eMeter. “This will lead to reduced costs and improved customer satisfaction for our customers.”