Stuff I’ve learned about Smart Meters and Zigbee

Over the past few years Siftware has, in amongst its other clients, worked for companies in the Smart Energy Metering sector.

An unexpected spin-off from developing backend systems to manage their metering ‘fleet’ has been becoming intimately involved with the metering hardware and how to get it to work on large-scale residential housing developments.

I would talk about the:
– Government’s proposed smart meter rollout
– kit we’ve been working with and how it differs from that specified by DECC
– basic tech concepts: Mbus, Zigee
– real-life challenges getting this stuff to work across a large developments

Written By: Kirsty
Posted on: 4th Jan 2015