Rapid integration of information from diverse information sources can greatly assist emergency responders, yet there are roadblocks. Lew Leinenweber of the Open Geospatial Forum highlights an Internet of Things pilot that will demonstrate the value of open system sensor integration in emergency and disaster response.
Location information can contain valuable insights that cities can use to improve livability. Learn how a new framework from the Open Geospatial Consortium can help cities get started using this data faster than ever.
Understanding the location and place needs of a smart city is the focus of a free Dec. 2 summit in Tokyo hosted by the Open Geospatial Consortium. Two important new standards about how smart cities share their location information will be introduced. Get the details.