Navigant Research Names Silver Spring as Leader in Utility FAN, Frontrunner for AMI Comms

Posted by on November 28, 2016

Silver Spring Networks has been recognized by Navigant Research as a Leader in the firm’s new Utility Field Area Networking Leaderboard, which evaluates the strategy and execution of the industry’s top players in the AMI and/or DA networking segments. Navigant Research defines Leaders as those that have exceptional technology development, strong partner relationships and a sustainable business model. The report notes several contributing factors to the firm’s top ranking among the grid edge providers, including Silver Spring’s 2016 new program wins at Con Edison and Entergy, the speed and performance of Silver Spring’s Gen5 platform, and the functionality of the Milli 5 communications module.

navigant-chart(Source: Navigant Research)

Navigant also recently released its new Global AMI tracker with Silver Spring ranked as the leading communications vendor through 3Q 2016 with 28.7% of installed and planned smart meters in North America (tracked projects only). This is the second time this year that Navigant has recognized Silver as the top provider of AMI Communications in the region.

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