Cost isn't the only reason many cities are switching to LED lighting systems. They're less expensive to operate and maintain, but think of them as a gateway too. Integrated lighting technologies from Council Lead Partner Verizon offer a way to connect Internet of Things technology solutions to the system, such as dimming capabilities, digital signage, sensors that provide environmental alerts, emergency notification broadcasts and more. And because LEDs provide a white, brighter light people are able to see better at night and public safety is enhanced. Intelligent lighting is a smart solution able to integrate with other smart city applications. Read the brief to learn more.