Today, managing utilities and smart cities to achieve business outcomes require real-time decision making. In this age of digitizing critical infrastructure, managing renewable power generation, and dealing with the proliferation of electric vehicles – smart solutions must generate actionable insights from the edge of the network.  This is where Itron and Cisco can help. The OpenWay Riva solution is the next generation Internet of Things (IoT) network for utilities and smart cities from Itron and Cisco.

The solution meets the evolving needs of utilities and cities implementing smart solutions. It offers reliable connectivity and robust security as well as a flexible platform that enables easy adoption of new applications.

For those that will be attending Itron Utility Week in Houston, stop by the Cisco demo area located in the IoT and Smart Cities Knowledge Center. You will learn more about how our portfolio of tested, validated products securely connects IoT devices and applications to the enterprise.  You will also find Itron and Cisco technology together throughout the exhibit floor in Gas, Water, Electricity and Smart Utility Operations Knowledge Center areas.

For more detail, attend one of the Cisco speaking sessions:


For utility industry leaders that can’t make it to the event, follow the action and join us on Twitter using #IUW17 and @CiscoUtilities @Cisco_IoT. Visit us online to learn more about Cisco Utilities and Cisco Kinetic for Smart Cities



Scot Wlodarczak

No Longer with Cisco