How an existing telecommunications network can support the deployment of smart meters in a water utility?

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Samuel de Barros Moraes
Celi Langhi
Marcos Crivelaro
صندلی اداری


This case study, based on interviews and technical analysis of a Brazilian water utility with more than 10 million clients, aims to understand what kind of adjusts on a telecommunications network, developed for operational and corporate use, demands to support a smart metering system, identifying this synergies and challenges.


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