The Rise of the Smart City

Wed, 2013-02-27 14:34 -- Liz Enbysk

City leaders and planners who want to learn more about the important role of information and communications technology in creating smarter cities will find this discussion by Cliff Thomas, the managing director of smart & connected communities at Cisco Systems, of great value. He explains the buzz words you've likely been hearing -- such as the Internet of things. the cloud and machine to machine technologies -- but explains how they relate to smart city strategies in very understandable terms.

18 minutes, 48 seconds