June 14, 2017
More countries are rushing to make their cities smarter, by driving the use of technology – though that may not always be fully appreciated by citizens. Take Singapore, one of the poster boys for ...
April 24, 2017
Grace Simrall's smart city vision includes more than an open data portal; she wants data to be useful and user-friendly.
March 13, 2017
The following is a roundup of last week's SearchCIO and SearchCompliance content. Creating IoT-powered smart city platforms is no easy task, according to Rob Lloyd, CIO for San Jose, Calif. "Can we ...
March 10, 2017
Smart city technology promises to make city living better on many fronts -- from easing traffic jams to improving air quality. But figuring out how to finance these do-good projects is a conundrum ...
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For truly inclusive smart cities, planners must integrate aging and accessibility considerations into their smart city projects, says AT&T's Chris Penrose. Continue Reading
Cisco's Barry Einsig explains how cities, states and local governments can create the foundation for a modern connected transportation system. Continue Reading
A smart city is a municipality that uses information and communication technologies to increase operational efficiency, share information with the public and improve both the quality of government services and citizen welfare. Continue Reading
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Chris Drake, CTO of oneM2M and iconectiv, explains why semantic interoperability is key to realizing large-scale IoT operations that deliver true value. Continue Reading
Smart city success requires updating decades-old, proprietary transportation infrastructure. Connecthings CEO Laetitia Gazel Anthoine explains. Continue Reading
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Promoting innovation and idea development is key to becoming a smart city but needs to begin with an open data policy for public access. Continue Reading
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A connected city isn't the same thing as a smart city. Zachary Rudzki, manager at TechNexus, explains the difference. Continue Reading
How can small and medium-sized cities invest in smart tech? More With Mobile founder Ken Figueredo says they should learn from large cities' successes. Continue Reading
Some of the biggest potential benefits of a more ubiquitous and mature internet of things world appear to be environmental. Continue Reading