webinar: Grid Edge

The Value of Standards in Smart Grid Networks

Utilities around the globe are modernizing their power grids. Leveraging open standards to build this communications infrastructure gives customers compelling advantages. They can run multiple applications over a common network, gain a broader selection of product choices, and enjoy more competitive pricing.

Register for this free webinar where Greentech Media will host Pacific Gas and Electric and Silver Spring Networks for a discussion of the value of building an open network for the smart grid using standards designed for the energy industry. Registrants will be able to ask questions of the panelists and we’ll hold a live twitter chat to answer questions online (#openstandards).

During the hour-long webcast, you’ll learn:

  • Why PG&E decided on an open architecture
  • How PG&E is leveraging open standards to increase its product choice
  • How open standards are fostering increased product innovation
  • What the current status is for smart grid standards