Trilliant Unveils Newly-Enhanced Smart Communication Platform for Smart Cities and IoT

By CIOReview | Monday, February 29, 2016

ORLANDO, FL: To help utilities and cities deliver smart grid and smart city benefits, a global smart communications platform leader, Trilliant has unveiled its newly-enhanced, multi-technology and multi-purpose Smart Communications Platform at DistribuTECH.

The integrated, multi-technology, multi-purpose Trilliant Platform gives utilities and cities the ability to manage various smart deployments and meet different performance standards/service levels on one powerful platform. It offers utilities high-level of security, confidentiality and data privacy for every device in the network. The platform is architected to support any Smart Grid, Smart City and Internet of Things (IoT) applications.

Trilliant understands that there are different needs when it comes to infrastructure modernization. Each utility and city has different priorities, opportunities, challenges, and regulatory environments. Some may want Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) and others may want Distribution Automation (DA) according to their needs. No matter what the priorities and approaches are, many understand that it is important to use adequate Smart Communications Platform from the beginning, to address challenges of today, and for the opportunities of tomorrow.

Trilliant Smart Communications Platform is flexible and enables utilities and cities to choose any of the best applications and device vendors from its partners, be it AMI, DA, Smart Cities or Analytics. The Platform uses Common Communications Modules to allow the seamless integration with any network device, like DA devices, electric meters, water meters, gas meters, smart street lights or other smart devices.

"To help utilities and cities modernize their infrastructure and deliver benefits to their operations and customers are our primary goals," said Ryan Gerbrandt, Trilliant's SVP of Global Solutions and Commercial Operations. "Trilliant's deep heritage serving the utility industry enables us to provide solutions that are purpose-built to address utilities' unique needs. The Trilliant Smart Communications Platform helps utilities future-proof their grid communications system so they are able to effectively manage their priorities.