We're Working to Make Every Drop Count

Itron & Cisco are committed to applying the latest network and analytics technology to help conserve the world's most precious resource — water. Now with OpenWay Riva, your water distribution network can become an active partner in addressing pressing conservation, efficiency and management challenges.

Key Learning Concepts
  • Leverage active networks, devices & sensors to drive better analytics and outcomes
  • Use distribution leak detection to detect and reduce non-revenue water loss by up to 38%
  • Use theft and tamper detection to help reduce annual water meter reading & operational costs by up to 51%
View our webinar recording now.

Itron & Cisco Webinar
Unlocking the Value of OpenWay® Riva for Water Utilities
Presented on May 3, 2018 — 1:00 p.m. ET

Joe Ball, Director, Smart Cities Sales & Solution Strategy, Itron
Brian Steiner, IoT & Smart Cities Specialist, Cisco

Get the Full Story in Our Solution Brief

Download Itron and Cisco's solution brief to learn more about how you can leverage next generation networks to drive more informed analytics and maximized business outcomes today.

Unlocking Greater Value for Water Utilities

Make your water distribution network an active partner in making the most of your resources. With Itron’s OpenWay Riva solution, your water AMI network can become the foundation to support multiple applications such as leak detection, revenue protection, remote disconnect and more.

We're Helping Communities Make the Most of IoT

OpenWay Riva from Itron and Cisco delivers a scalable, multipurpose IoT network platform that enables distributed intelligence, reliable connections and an open application ecosystem.

It provides up to 50% more value than other advanced metering infrastructure and smart grid network solutions by helping you solve operational problems in real time.

Why OpenWay Riva?

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Proven network architecture: Enable more reliable connectivity with multiple types of communications, including RF mesh, advanced PLC, cellular and Wi-Fi.
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Maximized business outcomes: Empower devices to access, analyze and act on data in the right place, at the right time.
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Protected investments: Easily integrate advanced metering infrastructure and all sorts of past, present and future IoT applications—all on a single, multipurpose IPv6 network.

Customer Results

Reduced non-revenue water loss by
Increased accuracy of energy diversion and theft detection by as much as
Supported multiple smart energy, water and city use cases on a single network

How OpenWay Riva Enables Smarter Cities Through Smarter Utilities

OpenWay Riva connects IoT devices through a powerful, fully standards-compliant distributed computing platform, enabling endless possibilities for emerging city applications.

Diversion detection
Detection of unsafe grid conditions
Transformer load management
System integrity
Methane sensing
Leak detection
Remote disconnect
Advanced sensing
Smart Cities
Smart streetlight
Environmental sensors
Community safety

Case Study

Urbanova: A Smart City Living Laboratory

Smart and connected streetlights: Combining lighting control and air quality management
Partnership between the City of Spokane, Avista Utilities and others
Building on an IoT foundation for safer communities and higher quality of life