Convoy is a distributed energy resource service platform built on a communication aggregator.
Kitu Convoy can connect millions of end devices (smart inverters, electric vehicles, charging stations) and offers a variety of smart energy services.
Convoy is multi-tenant, supporting multiple use cases and user profiles.
Basic services include monitoring and control of energy profile (device energy functions).
Advanced services are available to users based on their needs and profiles (e.g. end-user EV charging, solar installer).
Convoy supports devices using communications standards such as IEEE 2030.5 (other options such as OCPP are also supported) as well as a cloud-to-cloud API to connect with platform using proprietary protocols.
Convoy provides interfaces to utilities over an OpenADR VEN or an IEEE 2030.5 client.
Finally, Convoy offers a RESTful API called CrossLink.