Agencies are collecting data on Hurricane Harvey and making it available to emergency response teams.
The military's research arm wants to replace common sensor elements with marine plants and animals that provide data about their environment through natural behaviors.
Kate Garman's challenge: ensuring a cohesive smart city strategy within the city.
Washington, D.C., has created the Lab @ DC help make policy decisions driven by what’s in the numbers. Rodent abatement is one initiative.
Federal agencies are exploring opportunities to integrate internet-of-things devices into their everyday operations, but security concerns persist.
Although federal research and funding are helping communities design replicable internet-of-things projects, integrated, complex ventures are still a challenge, GAO says.
The Smart+Connected Digital Platform will give city leaders access to real-time IoT device and sensor data.
Cities must be able to demonstrate the value of their technology projects in a way residents can understand.
Advances in technology will help make affordable and high-speed connectivity available in every part of the city.
Louisville, Ky., plans to expand its fiber optic network and install an intelligent transportation system to ease traffic congestion.
States are experimenting with roadways that create their own clean, renewable energy, drive-thru automated tire safety stations and sensor-embedded highways that transmit data about their condition.
A new generation of IT systems based on internet-of-things technologies can carry smart cities development farther and faster than originally imagined.
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