ATLANTA (May 6, 2015)PrimeStone, a leading meter data collection and analytics software company, announced today that it has been named a 2015 Gartner Cool Vendor in the Spanish Latin American utility market.

PrimeStone's software solutions help over 200 utilities in more than 27 countries tackle complex data collection and analytics challenges in revenue management, load management, distribution operations and more. The parent company headquarters are in Latin America and the North American headquarters are based out of the Atlanta area. PrimeStone is rapidly adding staff and capability to meet growing demand for its solutions worldwide.

"Each year, Gartner selects cool vendor companies that offer technologies or solutions that are innovative, impactful and intriguing and it's an honor to be selected this year," said PrimeStone CEO Jose Gaviria. "This designation as a cool vendor recognizes the hard work of our staff of global experts and the great partnership we've built with not only our Latin American customers, but also with all of our customers worldwide."

In the report published April 28, Gartner research director Federico de Silva Leon wrote, "In an interesting turn on traditional international IT vendor dominance, PrimeStone is demonstrating that it can lead not only in its home country and region, but also in more mature markets such as North America." The full report can be purchased from Gartner here.

About PrimeStone

PrimeStone's innovative software combines data collection and analytics in one single platform providing utilities with timely data, improved quality and control, and operational reliability. Since 1990, PrimeStone customers all over the world have relied on our suite of data software products with embedded actionable reporting to make key energy decisions. For more information please visit:

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