DecisionPoint And Landis+Gyr Work Together On Software Tools To Enhance The Installation And Maintenance Of Smart Meters For Utilities Globally
IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DecisionPoint™ Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: DPSI), a leading provider and integrator of Enterprise Mobility, Wireless Applications and RFID solutions, announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with Landis+Gyr, the world's leading provider of smart grid and smart metering solutions.
Nicholas Toms, CEO of DecisionPoint commented, "We are very privileged and proud to be working with the world's market leader in advanced metering and smart grid solutions, and we consider it an important vote of confidence in our products and services."
The agreement is focused on software tools used by technicians to install, provision and troubleshoot advanced meters in the field. With millions of meters deployed globally, Landis+Gyr and its customers will benefit from improved toolsets that drive operational efficiency. This work will enable incorporation of the DecisionPoint market leading mobility APEXWare Field Service solution as an option for Landis+Gyr customers.
Tim Weidenbach, VP Product Management for Landis+Gyr, said, "We are pleased to be working with DecisionPoint. Their state-of-the-art mobility software functionality, proven track record of success in mobile solutions and their fast-growing customer base in utilities and related industries made them a natural choice."
Landis+Gyr is the leading global provider of integrated energy management products tailored to energy company needs and unique in its ability to deliver true end-to-end advanced metering solutions. Today, the Company offers the broadest portfolio of products and services in the electricity metering industry, and is paving the way for the next generation of smart grid. With annualized sales of more than US$1.6 billion, Landis+Gyr, an independent growth platform of the Toshiba Corporation (TKY: 6502) and 40% owned by the Innovation Network Corporation of Japan, operates in 30 countries across five continents, and employs 5,200 people with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better.
More information is available at www.landisgyr.com
About DecisionPoint™ Systems, Inc.
DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. delivers improved productivity and operational advantages to its clients by helping them move their business decision points closer to their customers. They do this by making enterprise software applications accessible to the front-line worker anytime, anywhere. DecisionPoint utilizes the latest wireless, mobility, and RFID technologies.
For more information on DecisionPoint Systems visit www.decisionpt.com
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