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Itron Named a Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed M2M Services, Worldwide

Report Recognizes Itron for its Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. — Dec. 10, 2018 — Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, announced today that it has been named a Visionary in Gartner Inc.’s Magic Quadrant for Managed M2M Services, Worldwide1 for the third time.

The report evaluates the global market for M2M services, which “enables connectivity, compute and decision services that are necessary for connected solutions…Gartner’s coverage of managed M2M services focuses on providers that bundle connectivity, technology and technology services that facilitate key business processes and related outcomes.” The report recognized Itron as a Visionary.

“We are proud to be named a Visionary by Gartner. We feel it’s a recognition of our smart suite of IoT solutions and capabilities, and it affirms our commitment to provide optimal outcomes for our customers, so they can provide optimal outcomes for theirs,” said Sharelynn Moore, senior vice president of networked solutions at Itron. “With more than 200 million connected devices, including 60 million M2M devices, delivered to customers, Itron is a leader in reliably and securely connecting critical infrastructure.”

Itron’s broad IoT platforms enable utilities and cities to deliver new services to customers and enable an ecosystem of IoT devices. By collaborating with other IoT partners, Itron’s platforms provide competitive, end-to-end communication and inclusion of other IoT edge devices, analytics and a variety of service options.

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Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Managed M2M Services, Worldwide, Pablo Arriandiaga, Eric Goodness, Leif-Olof Wallin, Toni Nygren, Jonathan Davenport, Godfrey Chua, 3 December 2018. Itron was previously listed as Silver Spring Networks because Itron acquired the company in January 2018.

1Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's


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