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Radix IoT Partner SolarSCADA, Semi-Finalist in American-Made Solar Prize

February 2nd, 2022

U.S. Department of Energy Awards Program Announces Solutions to Compete in Next Round

Dallas, TX--- February 2, 2022 – Radix IoT partner SolarSCADA has been named a semi-finalist in the U.S. Department of Energy’s American-Made Solar Prize competition, in the Hardware Track, Systems Integration Category.  The $3 million American-Made Solar Prize competition hopes to accelerate and sustain American Solar innovation, and help energize U.S. Solar manufacturing which through contests and the development of a diverse and powerful support network, leverages national laboratories, energy incubators, and other resources nationwide.

Founder of SolarSCADA, Greg Linder said: “It’s an honor to be named to this prestigious list of semi-finalists. SolarSCADA is looking forward to competing in the next round where we can really showcase our solution, and our solutions for the U.S. solar industry customers. The competition also has introduced us to so many innovators and entrepreneurs – we’ve made some great contacts.”

SolarSCADA encompasses onsite monitoring hardware, real-time site commissioning needs, and long-term web accessible data monitoring for photovoltaic solar installations. In partnership with Radix IoT, SolarSCADA harnesses the strengths of their JAVA™ based Radix IoT’s Mango automation platform for large scale solar monitoring. Mango’s powerful end-to-end solution helps rapidly build and deploy easy-to-use, scalable SCADA, HMI, BAS or IIoT systems. Through a series of solar specific plugins and optimizations, SolarSCADA is leveraging Mango's solid software base to bring a flexible yet powerful approach to large scale solar monitoring, easy state-of-the-art alarming, report generation, smartphone interfacing, and web accessibility options.

Radix IoT Chief Product Officer, Michael Skurla said: “This is a well-deserved recognition for SolarSCADA which exemplifies American innovation at its best. We look forward to their further success.”

Finalist achieving the next round of the competition will be announced in April, 2022.


About SolarSCADA

SolarSCADA supplies the industry’s first fully integrated system specifically designed from the ground up for solar PV asset monitoring. Its developed hardware simplifies sensor install, calibration, and maintenance for common instrumentation used for solar system monitoring, coupled with Radix IoT’s industry-leading Mango OS software automation platform, enables full-turnkey solar system data acquisition system installation without delays and expensive commissioning over-runs. All its systems come fully configured from its facility in Denver, CO, with sensor calibration, point configuration, and alignment taken care of prior to shipping. End-users configure their system, and install the SolarSCADA solution. For more information visit:


About Radix IoT  

Radix IoT offers a flexible and unified IoT platform to unite and harness data from

existing subsystems into a managed dashboard allowing remote monitoring, process management, and data aggregation intelligence to maximize uptime operations and minimize operating expenses. From one location to multiple, the Radix IoT portfolio of products solves the inherent complexity of managing geographically distributed facilities across various markets, including edge data centers, utilities, carrier edge/telecom infrastructure, industrial, and property management. Radix IoT is a wholly owned subsidiary of Compass Datacenters. It is headquartered in Dallas, TX, with offices in Mountain View (CA) and Chicago (IL). For more information, visit and Follow on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.  

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Media Contacts:  

Jackie Abramian   

Global Cadence (For Radix IoT, LLC)