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Cool Vendors in Energy and Utilities, 2014

Published: 17 April 2014

ID: G00262834

Analyst(s): Randy Rhodes, Chet Geschickter , Earl Perkins , Zarko Sumic


Continuing focus on providing efficient and reliable services while addressing sustainability challenges has forced utilities to deploy large numbers of smart devices. Addressing challenges in a vertical IoT environment fosters innovation and gives rise to advanced solutions in the utility sector.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • Bidgely
  • Bit Stew Systems
  • Gridco Systems
  • Innominate Security Technologies
  • Where Are They Now?
    • Opower

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