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Fluentgrid wins Special Mention Award for its Actilligence Smart City Platform

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Fluentgrid Actilligence™ urban technology platform stood second with a Special Mention Award in ‘Best Smart City Platform’ category at the recently concluded Smart City Expo India 2018 at Jaipur, while CISCO stood a winner with its Kinetics platform.

Fluentgrid Actilligence™ is the leading COTS product that accelerates delivery of integrated command, control and communication (ICCC) solutions for smart cities being implemented at Visakhapatnam and Lucknow.

Jaipur Award
Mr. Vaibhav Galriya, I.A.S, Commissioner of Jaipur Development Authority(JDA) giving away the Award to Mr. Vikas Narahari, Vice President – Business Engagement & Mr. K V S Siva Rao, Senior Engagement Manager at the Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Centre on 27th Sep 2018 in the presence of Mr. Joan Clos Former Director of UN Habitat and Sri Pawan Kumar Goyal, Additional Chief Secretary, Urban & Housing Development.

The mission of Smart City Expo India event is to showcase innovation in the space of Smart Cities globally. The Smart City Awards are instituted with a purpose of identifying various cities, projects and capture innovative ideas with an aim to promote sustainable urban development across the globe. These awards, which are critically acclaimed worldwide, target recognizing, promoting and assisting various revolutionizing strategies, projects, views and ideas at an urban level.

Mr. Murali Krishna Gannamani, MD & CEO of Fluentgrid thanked the organizers Fira Barcelona while crediting the Fluentians for their efforts at building a world class urban technology platform. He encouraged them to stay focussed on upgrading the Fluentgrid Actilligence™ product consistently to address the ever-growing challenges in urban space.

Smart City EXPO INDIA (Jaipur 2018)

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Arab Future Cities Summit (DUBAI 2018)

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Fluentgrid’s Utility Product Suite hosted on cloud for UPPCL, wins DCD Best in India Award

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Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited(UPPCL) won the DCD Best in India Award 2018 in the Category – Cloud Migration of the Year. UPPCL has also made it to the finalist round of the DCD Asia Pacific Awards 2018.

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UPPCL is the transmission and distribution utility in India’s largest state Uttar Pradesh. Its 5 DISCOMs serve more than 20 million consumers with connected load of 35 GW and energy sales of about 55,000 MU per year. Fluentgrid implemented its smart utility product suite comprising of CIS, CRM, RPS, MWM and BI products on cloud for UPPCL’s four DISCOMs namely DVVNL, MVVNL, PVVNL and PuVVNL. The landmark cloud implementation covering nearly 12.5 million consumers was completed in record time for a project of this size and complexity.

 

 
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Speaking on the occasion Mr. Murali Krishna Gannamani, Managing Director and CEO of Fluentgrid appreciated the efforts of his delivery team and other Fluentians while congratulating UPPCL management and staff for winning the DCD Best in India Award 2018 and wishing them the best for being shortlisted as the finalist for the forthcoming DCD Asia Pacific Award 2018 scheduled at Singapore.

The criteria for getting the Award was to find out which organization has demonstrated an innovative or pioneering approach to cloud adoption especially when migrating from the traditional data center environment and one that best matches business objectives to corporate requirements in terms of risk, availability and security.
The DCD Awards were instituted by the Datacenter Dynamics organization who are into the business of data centers and are conducting such events in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, Europe, North America and Latin America.

 

Fluentgrid Wins VSEZ Export Award for Adopting Innovative Technology

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Fluentgrid Limited won the VSEZ Export Award for the financial year 2016-17 in the Category:
Best Award for Adopting Innovative Technology. The innovation is in relation to multi-drone co-ordinated field service management to automate several field service activities for utilities and cities using autonomous drone technologies. The award was given away during the 29th VSEZ Formation Day Celebrations yesterday evening.
 
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Mr.Winston S. K. Adams, Vice President – Corporate Affairs and Mr.Pavan Bodapati, AVP-HR receiving the VSEZ Export Award for Adopting Innovative Technology from Mrs. Sobhana K. S. Rao, I.F.S. Development Commissioner, VSEZ at a function organized at Cygnett Inn, Visakhapatnam on 19th July 2018. Also seen are Mr.M.P.Dubey, Joint Director, STPI, Mr. Pradhamesh, I.R.S., Dy. Customs Commissioner, VSEZ, Mr. Srinivasu, Dy.Development Commissioner, VSEZ.

Speaking on the occasion Mr. Murali Krishna Gannamani, Managing Director and CEO expressed his happiness and thanked the core technical team, R&D team and others for making this happen while encouraging all associates to come up with new ideas that will transform the way in which Utilities function by adopting innovative technologies. He said that Fluentgrid is committed and focussed in developing innovative products and solutions for its existing and prospective customers in the Energy, Utilities and Smart Cities space. He thanked the VSEZ Development Commissioner for rewarding and encouraging companies to give their best.

 

CitYzen honoured with the Best Smart City Initiation award at VCCI Excellence Awards 2018

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CitYzen, the CSV arm of Fluentgrid Ltd. is honoured to have received the VCCI Excellence Award 2018 for Best Smart City Initiation for its Smart Kirlampudi project. The Vizagapatam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) Excellence Awards 2018 ceremony was held at the Taj Gateway hotel, Visakhapatnam on 27th June 2018. VCCI started the Excellence Awards to recognize the people and companies that have demonstrated unique vision and achievement in support of our region’s economy and business community and that Award winners set themselves apart from the competition and are outstanding representatives of the diversity of our regions business community.

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On behalf of Fluentgrid, Mr. Winston Adams and Mr. Ravikanth Reddy received the award from Mr. Pravin Kumar, I.A.S., District Magistrate and Collector, Visakhapatnam and Mr. P. Ray Chaudhury, acting CMD of RINL amidst applause.

Since its inception in 2014, Ananda Cityzen Trust (a.k.a. CitYzen) is actively involved in promoting citizen-centric movement empowered by advanced technologies to foster sustainable and resilient communities for a better society. Cityzen adopted Kirlampudi Layout in Visakhapatnam to transform it into a smart community with a slew of initiatives revolving around Clean, Green, Healthy, Safe and Digital City concepts. The beachfront community now boasts of a CCTV surveillance network mounted on smart street lights with LED lighting, emergency call boxes and public wi-fi connected to police control room and regular workshops on plastic menace, home composting, rain water harvesting, energy efficiency, water conservation, yoga for health and the like.

Mrs. Vani Gannamani, Head of Ananda Cityzen Trust and Director of Fluentgrid expressed her happiness in getting this Award while mentioning the incredible work done by the Fluentgrid teams over the years by engaging with citizens, municipality and various other government departments.

 

Fluentgrid CIS™ featured again in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Utilities CIS 2018

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Fluentgrid CIS™ has been positioned, for the 6th consecutive year, in the Magic Quadrant for Utilities Customer Information Systems published by Gartner, Inc., in June 2018. The Magic Quadrant evaluates the market for CIS products/services and positions the vendors as per their Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision.

Fluentgrid CIS™ is implemented at 28 utility companies serving over 39 million consumers. Gartner attributed the core strengths of Fluentgrid as high level of customer satisfaction, cost-effective solutions, customised offerings, and implementations on multiple DBMS platforms.

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Fluentgrid’s CIS offering is structured around its integrated Smart Utility Suite, which contains several products including Fluentgrid CIS™, Fluentgrid Customer Relationship Management™ (CRM), Fluentgrid Meter Data Management System™ (MDMS), Fluentgrid Enterprise Asset Management™ (EAM), Fluentgrid Mobile Workforce Management™ (MWM) and Fluentgrid Insight™.

Ref: “Gartner Magic Quadrant for Utilities Customer Information Systems” by Zarko Sumic & Keith Harrison, 5th June 2018.

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