Register with Bluefield for immediate, free access
to water market data and analysis.

Itron Seeks Smart Water Growth at the Silver Spring

22 September 2017
Research Note

On 18 September 2017, U.S.-based smart metering player Itron announced the acquisition of connected solutions provider Silver Spring Networks for approximately US$830 million (net of US$118 million cash).

At the core of Itron’s interest in Silver Spring Networks lie its mesh-network technology, managed services & analytics solutions, and emerging portfolio of smart city applications.

In this Research Note, Bluefield’s water experts analyze how Itron ranks in relation to its peers, what Silver Spring Networks brings to the company, and what this deal means for digital water solutions.

For related analysis, see Bluefield’s recent Smart Water reportU.S. Smart Water: Defining the Opportunity, Market Outlook and Competitive Landscape. More Water and IoT analysis.


Companies Mentioned

// // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // //

More Research


This Research Note is only available to insight service clients. Interested in becoming a client?

Learn more about our services »

Contact us »

Share with colleagues

"Wastewater treatment usually takes a back seat to drinking water which is more at the forefront of people’s minds in terms of public health and safety.” @ErinBonneyCasey on @Marketplace. by @KA_marketplace #WastewaterTreatment

27 Jul 2021 • Future of Water
A Review: State of the Water Industry

13 Jul 2021 • Future of Water
The “Amazon Effect” on Water

26 Jul 2021 How Technology is Changing What Happens After You Flush

30 Jun 2021 Making Water in a Desert, From Sunlight and Air