The report details independent, unbiased analysis of activities in the Automatic Meter Reading (AMR), prepayment and submetering industries. The 5th edition of the Scott report:  International Deployments of Automated Devices contains updated information on deployments up to January 2005. 
Published in December 2005, this is the most up-to-date information available on sales and installations, with information provided by manufacturers in the US, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australasia. 

 

Contents of the report include:
o        Communication Technologies Used By Each Vendor
o        Vendor Contacts
o        Shipments to Each Country
o        Shipments by Each Vendor
o        Shipments for Each Type of Communication
o        Communication Types in Each Country Outside North America
o        Shipments by Vendor for Each Type of Communication
o        Countries Where Each Vendor has Shipments
o         Vendor Project Size Experience
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About the authors:
Cognyst Consulting is a leading provider of customer service and technology services and solutions for electric, gas, and water/wastewater utilities.  Cognyst services include business case development, technology procurement, reengineering, project management, strategic planning, and policy analysis.  The firm also published a series of annual utility market studies, including the “The Scott Report”, the leading study of the automated meter reading market.  Cognyst’s clients include many major utility organizations across North America and around the world.

 

Smart Energy International is the global leader in delivering metering, billing and customer management news to loyal readers in over 200 countries worldwide.
The magazine is published every quarter, in March, June, September and December, and is an ideal resource for up-to-date information on the trends and developments in these industry sectors.
The editorial in each issue explores new metering technologies, including automated meter reading and communications technologies, demand response metering, real time metering, prepayment, meter testing and meter components.

The Scott Report: AMR Deployments In North America
Ninth Edition

 

Researched by: Cognyst Consulting/Dr Howard Scott
Date published: June 2005
Format: Hard copy and PDF
Pages: 242
Price of database - $1030 – includes shipping to destinations outside the United States.

 

Cognyst Consulting announces publication of the 9th edition of The Scott Report: AMR Deployments in North America.” 

 

Widely regarded as the most accurate and authoritative source of AMR (automated meter reading) market data, The Scott Report is the result of an exhaustive and comprehensive research effort covering the market for AMR systems and related subsystems, devices, and services in North America.

 

Highlights from The Scott Report include:

  • Growth figures within the water, gas and electricity AMR industries
  • Descriptions of the AMR systems currently available in the marketplace;
  • Where these AMR systems are deployed;
  • The vendors that have provided AMR systems throughout North America;
  • The acceptance of different types of systems, and
  • Contact information for currently active vendors.

 

The Scott Report includes an executive summary, industry overview, and detailed data on AMR shipments, communications infrastructure, and vendor results.

 

Consisting of 260 pages of up-to-date information from the leading suppliers of AMR in North America, this report is a must-have for utilities wanting to make informed decisions on AMR, and for vendors who need comprehensive market research.

 

About the Authors:
Cognyst Consulting is a leading provider of customer service and technology services and solutions for electric, gas, and water/wastewater utilities.  Cognyst services include business case development, technology procurement, reengineering, project management, strategic planning, and policy analysis.  The firm also published a series of annual utility market studies, including the “The Scott Report”, the leading study of the automated meter reading market.  Cognyst’s clients include many major utility organizations across North America and around the world.

 

Howard A. Scott holds a doctorate in physics from the University of Rochester and is a Managing Partner of Cognyst Consulting, L.L.C. He is a charter member of AMRA and was chairman of the TIU/Interface Subcommittee of AMRA/IEEE Standards Coordinating Committee SCC31 for 15 years. He was the first recipient of AMRA’s Outstanding Contribution Award in 1994. Dr. Scott has conducted scientific research with three major universities and corporate research with Bell Labs and Bellcore.