To achieve smart grid benefits from advanced meter rollouts, utilities need a strategy for gathering, managing and moving data from their advanced smart meters, and a technical architecture that meets enterprise needs for scalability, accuracy, timeliness and open integration. “"Powel’s Smart Grid Portal represents a truly innovative approach to providing important operational and customer information."” Powel has worked side-by-side most of the Scandinavian utility pioneers that have made the industry we know today. Through experience and working closely with our customers and partners, Powel has developed a comprehensive Smart Metering software platform that has demonstrated its capabilities within small and large scale meter deployments. Powel Smart Metering Suite utilizes a service-oriented architecture (SOA) as a means of providing utilities with strategic flexibility and low cost of ownership through integrating legacy applications. In addition, Powel’s role-based interface and workflow automation ensures operational accuracy and efficiency at all levels in the organization.