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CyanConnode scoops Techno-Commercial Innovation win at RPR 2017

CyanConnode, the world leader in narrowband radio mesh networks has been awarded ‘Innovation in Techno Commercials – Smart Metering’ at this year’s Independent Power Producers Association of India (“IPPAI”) Power Awards.

The company has successfully deployed smart metering solutions in a highly competitive business environment and has built strong partner ecosystems within its target markets, helping to retain its position at the top of the industry, as well as to attract new customers. CyanConnode’s innovation was recognised for its low implementation costs, successful customer deployments, including Tata Power, Mumbai, and scope for future development.

The award was presented at the 18th Regulators & Policymakers Retreat in Karnataka India, organised by IPPAI. CyanConnode’s Executive Chairman, John Cronin and Managing Director India, Anil Daulani presented on next-generation IoT and technology at the event. They then accepted the prestigious award on behalf of the company, presented by the Former Principal Secretary of the MNRE (Ministry of New & Renewable Energy), Govt of India, Mr V Subramanian. CyanConnode also presented to the IPPAI gathering of Indian regulators on smart pre-payments to address India’s meter-to-cash problems. Using smart pre-payments would bring benefits in distribution loss reduction, as well as various associated benefits like demand response and near real-time energy accounting, which are missing in conventional pre-paid systems.

John commented: “We take enormous pride in delivering consistently high levels of value through our innovative technology and strategic partnerships, which enable the transfer of skills and local wealth generation. CyanConnode’s customers in emerging markets are realising the benefits of its innovative solutions – addressing real challenges today and future proofing systems for tomorrow.”

CyanConnode provides narrowband RF mesh technology globally. Its communication solutions are optimised for exceptional performance and total cost of ownership. CyanConnode’s Optimal technology includes hardware, software and network management – by understanding all the elements of the end-to-end solution CyanConnode is able to increase the performance of its technology.

CyanConnode uses sub GHz frequencies that maximise the range of its low power network and provides excellent penetration through obstructions, such as buildings, in smart metering deployments.