Silver Spring Networks Extends Global Smart Grid Leadership With New Offerings for Brazilian Utilities

  Silver Spring Networks Extends Global Smart Grid Leadership With New
  Offerings for Brazilian Utilities

  Industry’s Leading Ecosystem and IPv6 Networking Platform Enables Broader
        Choice, Greater ROI, and More Innovation For Global Customers

SENDI Brazil 2012 Conference

Business Wire

RIO DE JANEIRO & REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -- October 23, 2012

In advance of the SENDI Brazil 2012 Conference, Silver Spring Networks, a
leading networking platform and solutions provider for smart energy networks,
today unveiled new smart grid offerings for the Brazilian market, spanning the
full range of utilities’ customers from residential to Grupo A clients. Silver
Spring’s industry-leading ecosystem already delivers the market’s broadest
range of device choice and today it is expanding its portfolio with a series
of solutions specifically designed for Brazilian utilities. Silver Spring’s
open, IPv6-based networking platform has connected more than 12 million homes
and businesses worldwide and enables utilities of all sizes and across all
geographies to deploy the broadest array of smart grid applications atop a
common platform.

“Silver Spring is committed to delivering solutions to meet the unique needs
of Brazilian utilities,” said Eric Dresselhuys, Executive Vice President of
Global Development, Silver Spring Networks. “Leveraging these great products
on a highly reliable, IPv6 networking platform will empower our clients to
meet the ANEEL mandates while improving operational efficiency and revenue
realization, while also delivering ever greater value to all of their

As part of the Silver Spring Partner Program, Silver Spring has integrated its
standards-based communications solutions into the Elster A3 RBR, Itron SL7000,
Landis+Gyr E-series residential metering family, and Nansen‘s Spectrum M and
Spectrum K residential metering family that are each tailored to AMI solutions
specifically designed for Brazilian utilities. These solutions enable
Brazilian utilities to not only meet the requirements of the recently
published ANEEL mandate but to also unlock more ROI from their existing smart
grid investments. Leveraging their existing infrastructure, Brazilian
utilities can gain greater insights into the operations of their electrical
grid, which reduces overall costs, increases operating efficiency, enhances
security and safety, and establishes a networking foundation for future grid
modernization investments.

With more than 60 partners globally and growing, the Silver Spring Partner
Program is delivering comprehensive smart grid solutions for customers
worldwide. For more details on partnering with Silver Spring Networks please

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About Silver Spring Networks

Silver Spring Networks isaleadingnetworking platform and solutions provider
for smart energy networks. With its pioneering IPv6 networking platform,
Silver Spring has connected more than 12 million homes and businesses
throughoutthe worldwith the goal of achieving greater energy efficiency for
the planet. Silver Spring’s innovative products enable utilities to gain
efficiencies,integrate renewable energy sources, and empower customers to
monitor and manage energy consumption. Silver Spring Networks is used by major
utilities around the globe includingBaltimore Gas & Electric, CitiPower &
Powercor, Commonwealth Edison, CPFL Energia, Florida Power & Light, Jemena
Electricity Networks Limited, Pacific Gas & Electric, Pepco Holdings, Inc. and
United Energy among others. For more informationplease


Silver Spring Networks
Noel Hartzell, 650-298-4184
Global Communications
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