Malaysian Utility Signs 15-year Contract with Itron to Deploy and Operate Industrial IoT Network
Sarawak Energy to Deploy 180,000 Advanced Metering Infrastructure Endpoints, Take Advantage of Network-as-a-Service
In 2018, Sarawak Energy collaborated with Itron on a project to deploy and operate Itron’s IIoT network, including a pilot for 6,000 AMI endpoints. With the successful implementation of the pilot, Sarawak Energy has now progressed to the next phase and awarded Itron with an expanded deployment of 180,000 AMI endpoints. As a NaaS contract, Itron will manage the network and the UIQ headend software suite on Sarawak Energy’s behalf to collect and manage consumption data. Sarawak Energy will also utilize Itron’s Operations Optimizer analytics solution to improve operational efficiency and develop business processes and workflows by leveraging insights from a variety of internal and external data sources.
“With our open, standards-based network, Sarawak Energy will be able to easily and efficiently improve customer service, safety and operational efficiency,” said
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Sarawak Energy is an energy development company and a vertically integrated power utility with a vision to achieve sustainable growth and prosperity for
With 100 years of experience, Sarawak Energy aspires to become a digital utility by 2025 and has embarked on a mission to continuously improve their service by integrating the latest technologies and best industry practices, while continuing to offer a safe, reliable and the most competitively priced power in the region.
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