GridPoint launches energy management IoT solutions for Canadian businesses

GridPoint has partnered with Bell, Canada´s largest communications company, to deliver smart energy management solutions (EMS) to help Canadian businesses transform the way they manage their energy usage, the company said.

This out-of-the-box Internet of Things (IoT) solution will broaden Bell´s EMS portfolio by offering energy management “as a service” to simplify the process of managing complex systems. The solution will be supported end-to-end by Bell, including the management of devices, applications and connectivity for customers.

Energy management is a key solution in Bell´s smart city offering that can support productivity enhancements, improve environmental and asset sustainability, and drive profitability. Solutions are supported by secure and reliable connectivity on Canada´s largest and fastest broadband wireless network to enable machines and devices, across departments, to communicate with each other and deliver actionable data quickly. This combined data helps customers streamline processes, speed up decision-making, and get services to market faster through automation.

GridPoint is a smart buildings technology leader that makes site optimization simple. GridPoint´s platform provides visibility into facility operations to help customers automate and control sites, lower energy spend and proactively manage day-to-day operations. GridPoint´s customers include 4 of the top 10 retailers by total sales, 3 of the top 10 casual dining restaurants, 5 of the top 20 quick serve restaurants, commercial and industrial enterprises, and major government and educational institutions. Powered by the best data, GridPoint is validated in a variety of industries across North America.