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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Follow these steps to make your smart city implementation go smoothly, so city leaders and the public can benefit from modern-day investments. Continue Reading
To become a smart city prepared for disaster, cities should take every opportunity to leverage smart technology in ways that will make citizens safer. Continue Reading
Before city CIOs begin to introduce smart city technology to city employees and to their constituents, they should make sure they've got the right data foundation in place. Jennifer Belissent, an ... 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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Some of the biggest potential benefits of a more ubiquitous and mature internet of things world appear to be environmental. Continue Reading
The lack of standardization for internet communication protocols has limited the ability for developers to create new IIoT apps. Continue Reading
How do you connect two LANS from different cities? VPN expert Sampath Ramaswami notes the steps to be taken, in this Q&A. Continue Reading