Looking to build on the success of its proactive maintenance program, Austin Water is planning for smart meter infrastructure. CIO Teri Pennington talked to Government Technology in Texas last month about the kinds of data the utility monitors, and how it helps drive capital decisions on things like pipe replacement.
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