Researchers applying for National Science Foundation grants that address big data management, modeling and analysis may also apply for cloud credits to support their work.
By optimizing bus routes with data analysis and mathematical modeling, a school district can save between five and seven percent on the number of buses needed.
Aviation intelligence data on flight schedules and passengers will help public health analysts understand how global diseases are spread through air travel.
Military bases can benefit from technology that many American cities have already begun to test.
A new report outlines how data shared across agencies is helping the city meet its Vision Zero goals.
A plan to upgrade to smart, energy efficient street lights also includes installing a sensor network platform.
Researchers are helping Chattanooga get more localized measurements of airborne particulates.
Using computer vision and advanced analytics, Hitachi’s video analytics software aims to improve privacy and decrease false positives.
Safety and Justice Challenge grant winners are working to address local justice disparities through innovative reforms.
At a recent workshop, Kansas City, Mo., demonstrated how big data can be used to improve city performance.
Highway patrols are tapping into big data to predict where serious or fatal traffic accidents are likely to take place so they can try to prevent them.
Birmingham, Ala., is building a smart city future -- and is starting to see the fruits of its labor.