Advanced Telemetry Signs Restaurant Operator

San Diego-based Advanced Telemetry, a venture backed developer of smart energy management systems, reported today that the firm has signed up a 25-location restaurant chain, Jim 'n Nick's Bar-B-Q. Financial impact of the deal was not disclosed. Advanced Telemetry develops systems used to monitor energy and resource management, and is backed by 21Ventures. Advanced Telemtry said that Jim n' Nick's Bar-B-Q is using its products to lower electricity and natural gas consumption at its restaurants.