What are meters?
Meters are tools or systems which make a note of the amount of resource consumed.
What is metering?
Metering is the term used for reading those meters. Meters for various resources like Power, Gas, and Water need to be taken into account to see the consumption and to avoid over consumption of these resources.
This reads the data as to how much amount of energy is being consumed and enables billing on the same basis.
Smart metering system, which is the current system, http://www.dolphinm2m.com/ helps both consumers and suppliers. But how can we say that? Here it is! This meter gives the bill on the base of resource consumed without the intervention of humans, in turn helping companies, that there is no manipulation in the data. This also helps the consumers in letting them know about their resource consumption, which can be controlled as per their needs without any hassle.
It gives a win-win situation for both the suppliers and consumers. Companies can rely on this data to maintain any outage, fix any problems and check the resources in a time-to-time basis. All this is made possible with m2m technology.