Article | September 7, 2018

Beyond Traditional AMI — The Smart Utility Network (SUN) Sheds Light Across The Entire Utility Water Cycle

Source: Sensus, a Xylem brand

By Chris Thomson, PE (NC & MD), Product Manager, Smart Water Cycle, Sensus, a Xylem brand

Beyond Traditional AMI

Many utilities today are investing in advanced metering infrastructure (AMI). However, many of these same utilities often don’t realize the breadth of capabilities that a smart utility network (SUN) now offers. In the past, AMI networks were typically used for accurate metering and billing. Today, a smart utility network builds upon traditional AMI to provide multiple advantages across the full water cycle – and beyond.