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Buddy Ohm is a low cost solution for facility resource monitoring and verification, connecting systems that were never designed to work together, while turning energy savings into a strategic asset.
SaskTel is the leading Information and Communications Technology (ICT) provider in Saskatchewan, with over C$1.2 billion in annual revenue and circa 1.4 million customer connections.
Buddy’s partnership with SaskTel will provide for the expansion of Buddy Ohm sales into major commercial and industrial customers in the region.
Importantly, SaskTel is the second mobile operator to sell Buddy Ohm, and represents the first major inroad for the product in the Canadian market.
With this agreement, SaskTel will identify and facilitate sales of Buddy Ohm into key customers looking to reduce their overall energy spend and reduce their carbon footprint.
By bringing Buddy Ohm to this market, SaskTel will be pairing Buddy’s resource monitoring solution with SaskTel’s 4G network – the largest such network in Saskatchewan.
Last month, Buddy reached an agreement with Digicel, the largest mobile operator in the Caribbean, to sell, distribute and install Buddy Ohm through Digicel’s sales and operations teams.