SPOKANE, Wash., Aug. 26, 2004 — Itron Inc. announced that it has launched a new global web portal, allowing users around the world to learn about Itron and its products in several languages including Spanish, French, German, Arabic, Japanese and English.
Itron’s International Market Group (IMG) developed the web site to provide global customers with region-appropriate product information. The new portal can be reached at www.itron.com/global.
“This new website is in response to the requests of our international customers,” said Steve Helmbrecht, vice president of Itron’s International Market Group. “With a multi-lingual website, we can further Itron’s position as a global company and tailor the site to be more responsive to our global clients and prospective clients. We will provide the specific product and language needs for our customers world-wide.”
The web portal will be augmented as it continues to develop, including additional languages such as Chinese. Users will be offered product information and specifications and international news from Itron.
Itron is a technology provider and critical source of knowledge to the global energy and water industries. More than 3,000 utilities worldwide rely on Itron technology to provide the knowledge they require to optimize the delivery and use of energy and water. Itron creates value for its clients by providing industry-leading solutions for electricity metering; meter data collection; energy information management; demand response; load forecasting, analysis and consulting services; distribution system design and optimization; web-based workforce automation; and enterprise and residential energy management. To know more, start here: www.itron.com.