BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 23, 2018--A Leaderboard Report from Navigant Research examines the strategy and execution of 14 leading smart street lighting suppliers with the capacity to play a significant role in large-scale deployments – with Signify, Itron, and Telensa leading the pack.

With LEDs firmly established as the technology of choice for street lighting upgrades, the next phase of smart street lighting development includes rapidly increasing deployments of controls technology and using street lighting as a broader platform for smart city innovations. As cities look to implement more large-scale smart street lighting projects, leading suppliers are creating extensive partner networks to offer integrated smart street lighting products that are platform ready. Click to tweet: According to a new Leaderboard Report from  @NavigantRSRCH, Signify, Itron, and Telensa are the leading companies developing smart street lighting.

“Leaders in this market have differentiated themselves from the competition through exceptional product features and portfolios, and are deploying large-scale connected lighting projects in multiple world regions,” says Ryan Citron, senior research analyst with Navigant. “Top vendors are also recognizing the importance of integrating their smart street lighting solutions with the broader smart cities market.”

According to Navigant Research, the Leaderboard Report focuses on providers of connected lighting controls, software, and networking solutions. Following behind Signify, Itron, and Telensa, a solid list of contenders including Echelon, Rongwen, and Current, powered by GE, are also developing innovative technology solutions. Industry players in the Challengers category are still building their market presence, but nevertheless are bringing innovative solutions to the market.

This report, , examines the Strategy and Execution of 14 leading smart street lighting suppliers with the capacity to play a significant role in large-scale deployments. These smart street lighting vendors are rated on 10 criteria: vision; go-to-market strategy; partners; product strategy; geographic reach; market presence; sales, marketing, and distribution; product features and portfolio; product integration; and staying power. Using Navigant Research’s proprietary Leaderboard methodology, vendors are profiled, rated, and ranked with the goal of providing industry participants with an objective assessment of these companies’ relative strengths and weaknesses in the growing global smart street lighting market. An Executive Summary of the report is available for free download on the Navigant Research website.

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* The information contained in this press release concerning the report, Navigant Research Leaderboard: Smart Street Lighting, is a summary and reflects Navigant Research’s current expectations based on market data and trend analysis. Market predictions and expectations are inherently uncertain and actual results may differ materially from those contained in this press release or the report. Please refer to the full report for a complete understanding of the assumptions underlying the report’s conclusions and the methodologies used to create the report. Neither Navigant Research nor Navigant undertakes any obligation to update any of the information contained in this press release or the report.

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