Itron, Inc.(Itron) is a technology company and one of the global suppliers of a broad range of standard, advanced, and smart meters and meter communication systems, including networks and communication modules, software and services. The Company operates under two operating segments: Energy and Water. The Energy operating segment includes its global electricity and gas products. The Water operating segment includes its global water and heat products. The Company�s communications network platform supports robust and standards-based Internet protocol, power-line-carrier, and cellular networks supporting multiple protocols according to its customers' needs around the world. On May 1, 2012, it completed acquisition of SmartSynch, Inc. (SmartSynch).