Instrumentation and control

Cincinnati taps game-changing technologies to solve water challenges

Wed, 2014-06-18 06:00 -- Jesse Berst

The city teamed with Qualcomm Technologies and CH2M HILL to leverage machine-to-machine cellular technologies to improve its water infrastructure and distribution management. Some believe it will be a model for other cities looking to invest in water resources for economic and environmental benefits. Find out why.

Itron cellular solution helps water utilities better manage distribution systems

Fri, 2014-06-06 06:00 -- Jesse Berst

With water scarcity a huge issue today, the new capabilities give utilities an easy way to monitor real-time consumption and flow analysis from commercial and industrial customers via a public cellular network. Click for more on this plus Itron's new water analytics effort.

Member spotlight 5.23.14: Enel plants PV in Chile… Cisco teams with Kansas City… Opower BDR tops 1M… DNV GL helps Kenya power up

Fri, 2014-05-23 06:00 -- SCC Staff

Click for these short takes from Council Partners: Enel plants PV in Chile…Cisco teams with Kansas City …Opower BDR tops 1 million…DNV GL experts help Kenya power up.

Cisco and Streetline unveil camera-based smart parking

Fri, 2014-05-23 06:00 -- Jesse Berst

Cisco and Streetline jointly developed a first-of-its-kind camera-based parking spot detection solution that can work in conjunction with or in lieu of in-ground sensors. The two companies have been collaborating on smart parking technologies for a couple of years now, with deployments from San Mateo, California to Hamburg, Germany. Get the details.