A growing number of OEMs are upgrading their water and gas meters to support modernization and prepare for increasing demand in the future. Sierra Wireless can help your utility enhance operations using a fully integrated system of industrial smart meters, communications networks and data management systems.
Large-scale IoT smart meter solutions deployments are in place around the world, and growth is expected to continue among utilities for several reasons:
Our development teams focus on ways to enhance development and simplify deployment by focusing on security, power and automation. We supply everything needed to develop, deploy and manage a secure IoT smart metering solution with cellular LPWA technology.
Prevent downtime and quickly resolve field issues with our 24/7/365 proactive network monitoring and direct relationship with carriers
Speed development time and simplify integration with our single set of consistent API supporting multiple modes, architecture and protocols
Deploying on a cellular network lets water and gas utilities quickly and cost-effectively achieve the benefits of AMI, including increased efficiency, enhanced security, and better customer experiences.
Learn how to recapture lost revenue from leaks and reduce utility operating costs with a reliable and long-lasting solution that can be deployed securely and quickly.
Sierra Wireless is the only cellular IoT company with a comprehensive approach from device to network to cloud. We actively participate in industry standard working groups to enhance IoT security.
Our IoT smart meter solutions use mutual authentication to ensure only authorized devices gain access and encryption to protect data while in transit, and our additional security mechanisms include:
Secure boot to help devices resist attacks and infections from malware
Secure firmware-over-the-air (FOTA) updates to ensure update image legitimacy
Authentication Vectors to add extra protection to the mutual authentication process
Network security features like private APN and secure data centers to prevent data breaches