Architecting an Industrial Sensor Data Platform for Big Data Analytics: Continued

Mon, 2015-08-10 13:14 -- SCC Staff

One of the greatest challenges faced with Big Data analytics of sensor data is acquiring the sensor data in a scalable, reliable and consistent manner. This white paper from Gartner and OSIsoft discusses a strategic approach for sensor data archival and utilization in Big Data analytics.

Moving Beyond Cash: Improving Lives with Smarter, More Efficient Digital Payments

Sun, 2015-06-14 13:45 -- SCC Staff

Payments touch every aspect of our lives. This white paper from MasterCard explains how removing cash from the economy creates far-reaching and cumulative benefits for all participants -- citizens, merchants, tourists and government -- improving life for the city at-large.

The Case for Smart Water and Why It's a No Brainer

Wed, 2015-06-10 11:45 -- SCC Staff

There are a lot of reasons why the water industry is in significant disarray today. In this white paper, West Monroe Partners suggest looking at process improvements and efficiency gains to lower operating costs and help offset the required spending on infrastructure replacement that is inevitable.

Nation of Smart Cities An Industry Discussion White Paper

Fri, 2015-06-05 00:55 -- SCC India Staff

India has recently committed to the development and construction of 100 Smart Cities to meet the demands of its rapidly growing and urbanizing population. This effort will include construction of new municipalities and renovation of existing cities as the rural population shifts into urban areas.

The Murky Future of Global Water Quality

Tue, 2015-04-28 11:00 -- SCC Staff

A global study by Veolia and the International Food Policy Research Institute found that rapidly deteriorating water quality over the next several decades will increase risks to human health, economic development and thousands of aquatic ecosystems in developed and developing economies alike. Learn about sustainable solutions available to cities.

How the Cloud is Revolutionizing the Future of Water Utility Management

Mon, 2015-04-20 15:05 -- SCC Staff

Cloud software services are bringing about rapid and diverse changes to how a water utility operates and how data is used. As new systems often require new technology resources to operate and support, this Badger Meter white paper explains why utilities are finding cloud computing to be a viable alternative to investing in additional hardware.