BEACON - Advanced Metering Analytics (AMA) Managed Solution
The BEACON® Advanced Metering Analytics (AMA) managed solution from Badger Meter brings a new level of utility-optimizing information to light. BEACON AMA combines the power of the intuitive BEACON AMA software suite with ORION® Cellular/Fixed Network technology to provide utility management with greater visibility and control.
Configured by Badger Meter for each utility, BEACON AMA uses a managed solution approach and two-way communications—plus cellular and fixed networks—to deliver a simple yet powerful end-to-end solution.
Built-in infrastructure management services and a system design that keeps you in step with technology advancements allows you to focus on what you do best—managing your water utility. Consumer engagement tools will help enhance customer service, increase satisfaction and reduce costs.
- Increased Visibility through Analytics: BEACON AMA provides proactive intelligence for optimal utility management – faster leak detection, revenue management, water conservation clarity and easier data collection for compliance reporting
- Enhanced Customer Service: Powerful data tools provide greater water usage visibility to you and your end water customers. Advanced user profile and anomaly trending, combined with a consumer engagement website and smart phone/tablet apps, allow you and your customers to gain a greater understanding of consumption patterns to effectively manage customer service related issues.
- Focus on Water Management: The BEACON AMA managed solution was built to minimize your deployment and system maintenance. We provide the hosted software platform, system maintenance and software support that allows you to focus on doing what you do best—delivering high quality water to your customers.
- Future-Proof Technology: Our flexible system design keeps you in step with technology advancements. With a BEACON AMA managed solution, you receive the hosted BEACON AMA software suite with regular updates, ORION® Cellular and/or Fixed Network endpoints, and long-term support and maintenance.
- Customizable dashboards to deliver information in a format matched to your requirements
- Ability to set unique alert conditions to define and monitor exceptions
- Customer service tools, including a consumer engagement website and smart phone/tablet apps to enable access to individual customer information
- Secure, hosted platform
- Automatic software upgrades
- Integration with your utility systems: billing, work order, inventory, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
- Utility Water Metering
- Consumer Outreach
- Advanced Metering Analytics (AMA)
- Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI)
- Automated Meter Reading (AMR)
- Meter Data Management (MDM)
- Water Distribution