Redknee Solutions is partnering with Elster, a market leader in Smart Grid and Energy Management Solutions to deliver an end-to-end prepayment solution for the utilities sector that combines Redknee Connected Suite for smart utility billing and Elster's smart grid software solutions. The combined solution will allow energy providers to enhance the client experience by allowing customers to make payments to their pre-paid energy accounts, receive notifications and access energy consumption information, in real-time, using their smartphones or other mobile devices.
According to Redknee, the joint offering will be available across the Asian, European and South American markets and will provide an advanced and differentiated option for energy providers to increase revenues, improve profitability and enhance the customer experience. Elster's smart grid software solutions provide utilities with a unified and simple approach for securely collecting, processing, storing and managing smart grid data. The Redknee Connected Suite rates and bills data from smart meters and Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS) in real-time.