Sensus is collaborating with utility software provider Harris Computer Systems to integrate its advanced metering infrastructure and distribution automation solutions with Harris’ utility software solutions.

The partnership will enable the delivery of smart grid solutions to new and existing utility customers.

The technology provided by Sensus and Harris equips utilities with solutions that enable increased consumer engagement, provide advanced grid and consumer analytics, and enhance operational efficiencies in utility distribution networks.

The Harris utility applications now available to Sensus customers provide an integrated suite of software solutions for meter data management, asset management and consumer engagement.

Sensus corporate strategy and global business development vice president Matthew Zafuto said through the partnership, Sensus can provide small and mid-sized utilities with a comprehensive solution that’s scaled for immediate needs and enables them to address future requirements.

Sensus is a utility infrastructure company offering smart meters, communication systems, software and services for the electric, gas, and water industries.