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Extreme Weather Events Forcing Utilities to Innovate – New Research Shows

Utilities prioritize cybersecurity to ensure interoperability and connectivity for IoT projects AI offers opportunities to integrate energy forecasting and automated fault detection  February 26, 2024 – DistribuTECH, Orlando, FL – Advanced weather prediction tools, renewable energy integration, and grid modernization are some of the key initiatives currently being undertaken by utilities to ensure network resilience […]

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Energy Security is Most Exciting Area of IoT Technology Development, According to Wi‑SUN Alliance Smart Utilities Survey

March 14, 2023 – San Ramon, CA – Energy security tops the list of the ‘most exciting’ areas of smart utility development, ahead of climate-related and disaster management technologies. This is according to a recent survey among senior professionals at U.S. utility companies, and interviews at leading utility industry event,  DISTRIBUTECH 2023, last month. Commissioned

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Utilities Call for More Government Funding and Pilot Projects to Drive Smart Utility Development

Energy security seen as most exciting area of IoT technology development EV charging and outage management set to be a big focus for smart utilities this year   February 20, 2023 – San Ramon, CA – Senior professionals at utility companies are calling for more government funding to help drive smart utility development, according to

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Members News: Wi-SUN Seminar on the New Ecology of the IoT Held in Metering China 2022

Hsinchu, Taiwan – August 3, 2022- “2022 Metering Industry Annual Conference” hosted by Global Metering was held in Wuxi, China on August 2nd. The Wi-SUN Alliance and the Wi-SUN member companies including Vertexcom, Silicon Labs, Hexing Electrical, Lierda IOT Technology, and LEHEINFO, jointly held the “Wi-SUN Seminar on the New Ecology of the IoT” discussing

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Wi-SUN Alliance Report: IoT Security Fears Fall by Over 30% in the Last Five Years, Data Privacy Concerns Grow

– Data privacy regulation a top three challenge for IoT adopters – UK organizations more likely to include secure data collection in their IoT strategies August 4, 2022 – Fears over security have become less of a concern for organizations adopting IoT solutions than it was five years ago, according to a recent study by

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Wi-SUN Alliance Selects WISeKey PKI Services to Deliver Digital Certificates to Consortium Members

(Japanese version of press release) Geneva – May 23, 2022 – WISeKey International Holding (“WISeKey”, SIX: WIHN, NASDAQ: WKEY), a leading security Certificate Authority and provider of identity solutions, today announced that it has been appointed by the Wi-SUN Alliance to provide global PKI-based security services for Wi-SUN members, especially around the deployment of its

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Wi-SUN Alliance Report Shows Investment in IoT is Critical to Remain Competitive as Organizations Face Fresh Challenges in 2022

– IoT goals have shifted in the last five years but investment remains critical to success despite projects delays and reduced budgets due to the pandemic – Growth in traffic control, smart parking, noise and air sensors and street lighting initiatives   Tuesday, 29 March 2022 – The Internet of Things (IoT) is a top

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Wi‑SUN Alliance Sees Record Growth of Wi‑SUN FAN Certified Products and Global Membership

Endorsement by leading silicon vendors as Texas Instruments becomes new Promoter member ELDORADO Institute, QualityLogic and WISeKey to accelerate product testing and certification 16 February, 2022 – Wi-SUN Alliance has announced a record year for Wi-SUN FAN (Field Area Networks) product certification driven by a growing and active ecosystem of 300+ members in 46 countries. Driving

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Member Release: Silicon Labs Expands IoT Wireless Portfolio with Standards-Based Wi-SUN Technology

Fully integrated, certified Wi-SUN solution simplifies Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) deployment for smart cities Austin, Texas – April 13, 2021 – Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leading provider of silicon, software and solutions for a smarter, more connected world, announces its new standards-driven Wi-SUN® technology, opening the door to new Internet of Things (IoT)

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Wi-SUN Alliance Global Membership Up 20% as Demand Grows for Industrial IoT and Smart City Applications

Smart metering leader Hexing joins as new Promoter member and appointed to the Wi-SUN Alliance Board San Ramon, CA  February 17 2021 – Wi-SUN Alliance, a global ecosystem of member companies driving the proliferation of interoperable wireless solutions for use in smart cities and other IoT applications, has announced strong growth in its membership of

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DLMS User Association Publishes Wi-SUN Communications Profile to Ensure Seamless Interoperability for Utilities

Collaboration provides utilities with a proven, global and secure end-to-end standard for smart devices on Wi-SUN-based networks   San Ramon, CA – November 30, 2020 – The Wi-SUN Alliance and the DLMS User Association (DLMS UA) today announced the Wi-SUN Field Area Network (FAN) communications profile has been published in the latest edition of the

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