Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



Frost & Sullivan Market Share Leadership Award Lauds Echelon for Spearheading the Smart Meters Revolution in Europe - Widespread deployments highlight echelon's exceptional technology, products and services (NASDAQ: ELON)
Frost & Sullivan Market Share Leadership Award Lauds Echelon for Spearheading the Smart Meters Revolution in Europe

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - London, United Kingdom, 2011/08/25 - Widespread deployments highlight echelon's exceptional technology, products and services (NASDAQ: ELON).

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Frost & Sullivan European Market Share Leadership Award in the Smart Meters Market is presented to Echelon Corporation. Echelon has been instrumental in spearheading the smart meter revolution in Europe.

With the highest installed base market share of 95 per cent in Italy, 60 per cent in Denmark, 40 per cent in Sweden, the current largest deployment of 100,000 meters undertaken by Echelon in Norway and other projects in Finland and Austria have resulted in the company holding a cumulative share of about 81 percent in smart meter deployment until 2010.

"The Echelon Networked Energy Services (NES) system is the control networking infrastructure for the smart grid which enables intelligent distributed control applications and devices that deliver maximum reliability, survivability and responsiveness," remarks Frost & Sullivan Research Analyst Neha Vikash. "Over 100 projects and deployments and numerous pilots with utilities around the world have proven that the NES system for smart metering delivers a solution with extremely high levels of reliability, accuracy, and security."

The NES system helps utilities reduce operating costs, provide expanded services and help energy users manage and reduce their overall energy use. It offers a highly flexible infrastructure that can be adapted to changing customer, operations, and regulatory needs.

Grid intelligence provided by the NES system includes line management intelligence wherein utilities can better monitor outages, reduce service restoration time, and verify that service has been restored. By measuring and detecting events related to voltage surges and sags, over-current conditions, phase changes, long and short outages, and total harmonic distortion, the system also provides information related to power quality.

"It also provides power line communication statistics; diagnostic data can alert utilities to potential faults or fatigue in distribution lines," adds Ms. Vikash. "Moreover, since the NES network is attached to each transformer, it can provide unique information about the transformer, as well as aggregate information into circuit models that identify substation, capacitor, and transformer related issues that would otherwise require explicit monitoring through costly additional hardware and networks."

Echelon's NES system uses the Open Smart Grid Protocol (OSGP) as a basic standard. OSGP has become a de facto standard for smart meters and smart grid infrastructure communications with more than three million meters already installed.

"More than just a protocol for smart meters, OSGP provides secure, scalable control networking services for any device connected to the low voltage power grid," states Vikash. "It also provides critical information related to the distribution line, which further improves reliability and lowers operating costs."

Through its efforts to standardise the OSGP as a European and an international standard, Echelon has armed electric utilities with the ability to buy 'best-of-breed' products and to avoid vendor lock-in that increases costs and reduces innovation.

Echelon's extensive line of products support the delivery of solutions and services in a variety of areas pertaining to smart grids such as micro distribution management, loss and theft detection, demand response, home control, industrial automation and others.

The company's utility products business comprises of products for distribution automation and metering such as Echelon Control Operating System (COS), Edge Control Node (ECN), NES system, data concentrators and meters while its commercial products include system and component products under the LonWorks Platform that enable energy control networks for creating intelligent infrastructures in cities, buildings and homes.

The Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Share Leadership is presented to the company that has demonstrated excellence in capturing the highest market share within its industry. The Award recognises the company's leadership position within the industry in terms of revenues or units, as specified.

Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards recognise companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. Industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research in order to identify best practices in the industry.

About Echelon

Echelon Corporation (echelon.com) is the world's leading open-standard energy control networking company. Echelon technologies connect more than 35 million homes, 300,000 buildings and 100 million devices to the smart grid, and help customers save 20% or more on their energy usage. With more than 20 years of experience in energy control, Echelon delivers a wide range of innovative solutions to commercial and electric utility customers.

About Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, enables clients to accelerate growth and achieve best-in-class positions in growth, innovation and leadership. The company's Growth Partnership Service provides the CEO and the CEO's Growth Team with disciplined research and best-practice models to drive the generation, evaluation, and implementation of powerful growth strategies. Frost & Sullivan leverages 50 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses and the investment community from more than 40 offices on six continents.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Frost & Sullivan Market Share Leadership Award Lauds Echelon for Spearheading the Smart Meters Revolution in Europe

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
Frost & Sullivan |
Contact: Catherine Brassell 
+44(0)20 7915 7867 Catherine.brassell[.]gmail.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Frost & Sullivan securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From Frost & Sullivan / Company Profile


Read Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Most Recent Related Press Releases:

Endress+Hauser Consult AG Introduces Proline 300/500 - Flow Measuring Technology for the Future
Malvern Instruments and PANalytical to Merge
Bruker Announces Corporate Partnership with International Phenome Centre Network (IPCN) for NMR Technologies and SOPs
Predictive and Control Capabilities through IoT Rapidly Expand Global Growth Opportunities for Sensors Finds Frost & Sullivan
IDEX Showcased the World’s First Flexible Touch Fingerprint Sensor for SmartCards and Receives Massive Industry Interest
Lipigas Delivers Enhanced Interactive and Visual Mobile Self-Service Portal Using Joint Visual IVR Solution from Dialogic and Telectronic
Customized Electronic Ticket Solutions Simplify Daily Commute in Russian Cities
Bruker AXS Introduces A New Member to The D8 ADVANCE Family - The D8 ADVANCE Plus™
Spellman to Exhibit at the 2016 Radiological Society of North America Meeting in Chicago
Infineon Teams Up with Chinese Appliance Manufacturers for Solutions

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  Triggr & Bloom

Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.







 
  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today