The city's Transportation Department has turned a back-office tool that maps construction projects inside-out, letting residents of and visitors receive notifications about work that could affect their travel plans.
Cities must change and improve their approach to finding, testing and deploying smart technology innovations to effectively roll out such systems.
The cloud-based integrated data exchange that powers smart city efforts in Columbus, Ohio, now offers visualization tools to help users quickly make sense of the data.
As smart city technologies pushes data processing further to the edge, the attack surface increases and cities risk losing control of their systems.
A St. Louis pilot is pushing interoperable sharing of city and sensor data and creating a reference architecture for first responders’ awareness and communication that other cities can use to build similar setups.
The $4 million joint endeavor aims to reduce transportation costs, improve public safety and deliver faster services. It is also intended to serve as a model for future smart military installations nationally.
Cities and counties looking to get smart are increasingly turning to innovation in transportation and emergency services.
Researchers analyzed the characteristics of worldwide smart city projects to provide models for cities with matching socio-economic circumstances.
Internet-connected devices and artificial intelligence can improve services and the quality of life for visually impaired smart city residents.
The Aerial Experimentation and Research Platform for Advanced Wireless will accelerate the integration of drones into the national airspace and enable new features, such as flying base stations for rapidly deployable wireless connectivity.
A test of an open, interoperable framework that integrates standards-based, commercial IoT sensors will help cities enhance public safety and efficient operations.
Cities must develop a deep understanding of the devices and software on their networks and anticipate how a cybercriminal could exploit their technology.
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