Landis+Gyr Accepts Frost & Sullivan Global Company of the Year Award for Fourth Time
Award recognizes market-leading intelligence and connectivity for smart city applications
ZUG, SWITZERLAND – July 19, 2018 – Landis+Gyr (Swiss: LAND.SW), the global leader in transforming the way energy is delivered and managed, last night accepted the Global Advanced Metering Infrastructure Company of the Year Award at Frost & Sullivan’s Excellence in Best Practices Awards Gala in Nashville, Tennessee. This is the fourth consecutive year in which the business has received the prestigious accolade.
Landis+Gyr was recognized for its groundbreaking technologies that bring distributed intelligence and connectivity to all points of the utility distribution grid. The company’s capabilities are exemplified by its IPv6 multi-technology network that enables millions of consumers all over the world to manage energy better. Landis+Gyr’s Gridstream® Connect solution offers a unique ability to connect utility and consumer devices using multiple communications protocols managed through a common software platform. By seamlessly bringing the various technologies together. Landis+Gyr’s utility Internet of Things (IoT) solutions provide utilities with flexible and cost-effective connectivity all the way to the grid edge, supporting a growing set of smart city applications.
"Landis+Gyr is proud to once again receive this recognition and award,” said Prasanna Venkatesan, Landis+Gyr’s Executive Vice President for the Americas. “Being named as the Frost & Sullivan’s 2017 Global Company of the Year is a testament to our 6,000 employees, and their tireless efforts to deliver smart, resilient metering and communications technologies to utility markets worldwide. We are committed to providing solutions that ensure our customers always have leading edge, innovative technology to enable a robust, resilient grid.”
Frost & Sullivan’s Company of the Year award honors the company that demonstrates excellence in terms of growth strategy and implementation in its field. The award recognizes a high degree of innovation with products and technologies and the resulting leadership in terms of customer value and market penetration.
Landis+Gyr is the leading global provider of integrated energy management solutions for the utility sector. Offering one of the broadest portfolios of products and services to address complex industry challenges, the company delivers comprehensive solutions for the foundation of a smarter grid, including smart metering, distribution network sensing and automation tools, load control, analytics and energy storage. Landis+Gyr operates in over 30 countries across five continents. With sales of approximately USD 1.7 billion, the company employs c. 6,000 people with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better. More information is available at www.landisgyr.com.
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