Smart grid equipment market to grow in South Korea

July 31, 2015
The market for smart grid equipment in South Korea is expected to grow by more than 20% during the five years to 2019.New research suggests that rapid industrialisation coupled with higher liv...

IBM develops global Internet of Things learning and networking community

July 31, 2015
US technology giant IBM has announced it will be launching an Internet of Things (IoT) community specifically for developers to learn how to connect IoT devices to the cloud and how to use the dat...

Black & Veatch report highlights importance of education in smart utility rollouts

July 31, 2015
A new report by US global engineering and consulting firm Black & Veatch explores how advances in telecommunications, automation and data analytics are changing the relationship between utilit...

Verizon launches smart energy modernisation platform for utilities

July 30, 2015
US broadband and telecommunications company Verizon has launched a smart energy-as-a-service platform that will help investor-owned, cooperative and municipal utilities to modernise their infrastr...

ARM aquisition boosts security portfolio for Internet of Things devices

July 30, 2015
British semiconductor and software design company ARM has acquired Israel-based Sansa Security, a component provider for Internet of Things devices, to increase the capability of ARM’s security...

Innovari smart grid project launches in Colombia

July 30, 2015
In Latin America, a city in Colombia has embarked on a smart grid project with the rollout of US grid management company Innovari's platform.Colombian utility Empresas Municipales de Cali (EMC...

Smart meter cellular news: Telekom Austria secures 4G deal

July 30, 2015
In smart meter cellular news, Telekom Austria Group M2M has secured a tender with energy supplier Netz Burgenland Strom.Telekom Austria will use its 4G/LTE solution, launched in March 2015, ...

Smart electricity meter market up 10% but Europe feeling pinch

July 29, 2015
The smart electricity meter market saw double-digit growth in 2014 bouncing back from a slowdown in 2013.There are winners and losers though according to the latest figures from global resear...