Hexagon releases cloud solution for utilities and telecoms geospatial asset management

HxGN Networks in the cloud empowers digital transformation of network planning and operations

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., 21 August 2023

Utilities and telecommunications companies looking to modernize asset management can benefit from HxGN Networks in the cloud, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) offering from Hexagon’s Safety, Infrastructure & Geospatial division.

HxGN Networks in the cloud is the only fully managed, SaaS geospatial asset management solution for utilities and communications. In addition to providing all features and functions of the on-premises HxGN Networks suite, the cloud-based solution includes hosted IT infrastructure as well as preventive and corrective maintenance services, which allow companies to reduce capital expenditures.

HxGN NetWorks helps utilities and telecommunications providers build digital twins of their physical networks, topology and assets. It’s a flexible and integration-ready geospatial asset management solution that provides a single source of accurate, up-to-date information and a full spectrum of tools for different users across the business. NetWorks is used by more than 600 customers across the world to design, build, manage and maintain physical networks, including electric, gas, water, wastewater, multiutility and fiber.

With HxGN Networks in the cloud, companies can benefit from robust cybersecurity features, including identity and access management, encryption and threat detection. It also allows companies to better store and analyze the large amounts of data generated by smart grid devices for making more informed decisions about network operations.

“HxGN Networks in the cloud is not only cost-effective for our customers but also gives them the security and peace of mind that their data is safe and their systems are optimized,” said Maximilian Weber, senior vice president, global utilities and communications, Hexagon’s Safety, Infrastructure & Geospatial division.

To learn more about HxGN Networks and Hexagon’s solutions for utilities and communications, visit hxgnutilities.com.

About Hexagon

Hexagon is the global leader in digital reality solutions, combining sensor, software and autonomous technologies. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, quality and safety across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, public sector, and mobility applications.

Our technologies are shaping production and people-related ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.

Hexagon’s Safety, Infrastructure & Geospatial division improves the resilience and sustainability of the world’s critical services and infrastructure. Our solutions turn complex data about people, places and assets into meaningful information and capabilities for better, faster decision-making in public safety, utilities, defense, transportation and government.

Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has approximately 24,500 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 5.4bn EUR. Learn more at hexagon.com and follow us @HexagonAB.

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Emily Arnold
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