CABA Information Series
(IS-2014-158) M2M Communication Platforms
This discussion paper, provided by CH2M HILL and Qualcomm, provides a review of the various machine-to-machine (M2M) communication platform options for intelligent water monitoring systems. The pros and cons of six different wired and wireless platform options are discussed. A brief overview on retrofitting existing assets, integrating multiple technologies with cellular and sensor combinations, and future industry trends is also provided.