Calico Partners With Digi
Seattle-based Calico Energy Services said today it has formed a partnership with Minnetonka, MN-based Digi International (NASDAQ: DGII) to market a new smart grid technology for utilities. The Calico system, which is being integrated into the Digi X-Grid platform, is supposed to help utilities get more detailed visibility into how residential and commercial customers are consuming energy. “Calico’s platform has the ability to automate residential and commercial device control, ensuring reductions in energy use and costs are permanent and dependable,” said Larry Kraft, senior vice president of global sales and marketing for Digi, in a statement. Xconomy last wrote about Calico in August.