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[October 08, 2012]

Detectent Joins eMeter Alliance Program [Professional Services Close - Up]

(Professional Services Close - Up Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Detectent announced they are joining the eMeter Alliance Program as an Integrated Meter Data Management Technology and Developer Partner.

Together, Detectent and eMeter, A Siemens Business, will develop and sell integrated revenue protection solutions for utility smart grid systems.

In a release, the company noted that the eMeter Alliance Program empowers eMeter's partners with the tools and support necessary to integrate their solutions with the EnergyIP Platform and certified Applications.

"We are pleased to be partnering with eMeter to help utilities maximize their Smart Grid investment by leveraging our advanced analytics capabilities," said Michael Madrazo, CEO of Detectent. "Integration of our robust analytic applications and solutions with the EnergyIP Platform and Application suite brings significant value and new possibilities to existing eMeter-Detectent customers as well as future customers." eMeter's integrated Smart Grid partner ecosystem provides utilities with pre-tested and certified interoperable Smart Grid solutions based on industry standards and best practices, accelerating time-to-value for customers. As part of the ecosystem, partners gain access to a suite of web services and support including API's, sample code, demo software licenses and testing programs. eMeter also puts its support desk and technical knowledge at partners' full disposal. Additionally, eMeter's global network of utility customers can continue to build on their EnergyIP investment, driving value and results to their organizations and customers.

"Leveraging Detectent's revenue protection application with the eMeter EnergyIP Platform provides reduced costs and risks for utilities," said Shannon Amerman, Vice President of Alliances at eMeter, A Siemens Business. "Utilities will be able to integrate Advance Metering, Customer Information, Geographic Information, and other systems once and simply turn on high-value applications when their businesses are ready." Detectent is a provider of Customer Analytic solutions.

eMeter, A Siemens Business provides essential software that enables electric, gas and water utilities to realize the full benefits of Smart Grid.

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