Cisco for Utilities

Smart grid solutions to accelerate utility modernization, security, and reliability.

Solutions for utility companies

Grid security

Provide cyber threat protection, detection, and remediation to protect grid integrity and assets.

Substation automation

Flexible multiservice networks for industrial automation, control, and WAN transformation.

Distribution grid management

Comprehensive, secure monitoring for smart grid control in the era of distributed energy resources.

Field area networking

Extend secure, reliable connectivity to new and legacy assets with a solid foundation.

Workforce enablement

Connect crews, fleets, and digital assets to improve productivity and collaboration.

Explore the Cisco utilities portfolio

Discover the use cases and architectures that are making a difference in the utility industry.

Cisco smart water solutions

Addressing water and wastewater challenges

Learn how Cisco helps organizations reduce water loss, manage storm and wastewater systems, assure quality of service, mitigate the damaging effects of climate change, and increase operational efficiencies with:

  • Advanced metering infrastructure (AMI)
  • Condition-based monitoring 
  • Flood monitoring 
  • Water quality monitoring
  • SCADA system modernization

We can help you...

Reduce risk

Through security, visibility, and automation

Improve efficiency

With a modernized grid and better asset identification

Strengthen resiliency

By withstanding, recovering and adapting to incidents

Increase productivity

With greater accessibility and mobility

Making NERC CIP compliance easy

Learn about NERC CIP requirements and see how Cisco integrated solutions can help you achieve compliance

News and events

Connect, automate, and operate anywhere

Join us to learn how Cisco’s newest industrial wireless and IoT operation tools enable organizations to securely connect, automate, and operate anywhere at scale.

Join us at DISTRIBUTECH International 2022

Visit us at exhibitor booth #3014 and see how Cisco solutions can help you modernize your grid and make your power transmission more reliable and efficient.

May 23-25, 2022 | Dallas, Texas

Secure connection for infrastructure use cases

Watch the webinar on demand to learn how Cisco is bringing new IT solutions to the rapidly evolving and expanding industrial environment with the announcement of the Catalyst IE9300 Rugged Series switch.

New Deployment Options for Substation Utility Networks

Learn how how utility operators can improve grid reliability while meeting security and compliance requirements and reducing costs.

Keeping the power on in the Midwest

During a state-wide systems upgrade, having backup LTE was key. In one month alone, we gained an additional 10,000 hours of availability system-wide while electrical gear was being replaced.

Eric Rupp, Principal network engineer at Great River Energy