Metis

Electricity Meter Reader Android Application

Overview
Metis is an application designed for reading electricity meters that despite having all the capabilities of former meter reading hand-held devices, has a unique user interface and great performance. The new UI enables various report and graph generations. It can be installed on a variety of smart phones and tablets, benefiting from Android. These are just some of the capabilities of this application.

Advantages

  • Bluetooth optical probe interconnection capability
  • Meter reading via optical probe
  • Data uploading via WiFi
  • Instant voltage and flow reading
  • Meter date and time setting
  • Location coordinates record
  • View the reading locations on the map
  • Highest and lowest amount for all reading factors
  • Using camera light as the flash light
  • Voice and video recording, and taking pictures
  • Barcode reader

Specifications

  • Instant Billing and connection with billing systems
  • Data transmission with server while meter reading
  • Reading route navigation
  • Load profile data extraction
  • sending billing information to the consumer after meter
  • reading process via SMS
  • Data uploading via GPRS

System Architecture

  • Reviewing and recording the customer data
  • Conflict, remark and barrier recording
  • New and unauthorized customer entry
  • Route correction possibility
  • Voice and video recording, and taking pictures possibility
  • Read and not read customers view
  • Review customers with conflict, remark and barrier
  • Review left-out, high-low, unauthorized and new customers
  • Various graphs for showing customer status
  • Advanced search on all entries in the application
  • Barcode scanning using another application
  • Data entry for left-out, remark, not read and etc. customers directly from reports page

Technical Specifications

  • Programming language: Java
  • API level: API 15
  • Data Bank: SQLite
  • Compatibility: Android 4+