New SilverLink Sensor Network empowering the continuously connected utility

Unlocking big data to deliver transformational business value at up to 10x the speed and one-tenth the cost of traditional utility IT infrastructure; App Store fuels partner opportunity and innovation.

Silver Spring Networks (NYSE: SSNI), a leading networking platform and solutions provider for smart energy networks, today announced the SilverLink Sensor Network, a new approach to organising, programming and using any data from any sensor network to fuel any application at up to 10x the speed and one-tenth the cost of traditional utility IT infrastructure.

The SilverLink Sensor Network enables utilities and other network operators to connect real-time data to business processes to make smarter and faster business decisions, lower IT costs, create a more agile organisation, and more quickly and cost-effectively launch new business models and services. Able to leverage both Silver Spring and non-Silver Spring networks, specific examples of the SilverLink Sensor Network in action include real-time voltage assessment, load disaggregation, remote temperature monitoring of grid devices, and empowering advanced customer engagement programmes that reach across utility silos via a common platform. … (Read more)

Source: ITWeb.co