Utilities find themselves in an era of diminishing margins all while customers demand better service. Utility companies can use automating manual processes such as meter reading and asset management to reduce operational costs.
Outfitted with Mobile Computers, technicians collect consumption, tamper and diagnostic information from a meter, automatically capturing the required data and validating the correct meter is being read.
RFID Technology and bar code solutions are commonly used in asset management and tracking systems.
Wireless mobile printing can build on the benefits of bar code and RFID technology and improve efficiency even further. Portable thermal printers can be used for bar code and RFID labeling on demand in the warehouse or out in the field.