San Diego will soon have the world’s largest city IoT platform — and it’s doing that by leveraging its investment in smart street lights. Find out how and why you may want to do the same.
Smart Cities Council offers a plethora of services for business and cities. Here is a list of the important services you can use to become a Smart City.
If someone wanted to create absolute traffic chaos in your city, they likely could. It would take only a little know-how and a few hundred dollars in equipment. Cities have been lucky so far. Here’s why you should care about security so you’ll be protected when your luck runs out.
Smart street lights will soon be able to alert police to potential crimes -- even if no one calls for help, thanks to a new partnership involving GE. Is it time to upgrade your city’s street lights?
For years, cities have been finding that their investments in energy-efficient LED streetlights have been paying off. But now, some cities are getting the lights for just $1 each. Learn how.
Despite all the warnings about hacker attacks, few smart cities are very smart about security. Don’t know where to get started? Click to read about the four common security problems cities face -- and steps you can take right now to address them.
The Smart Cities Council and Alstom co-hosted an event at the Innovative City conference held in Nice, France on June 24-25 to promote next generation initiatives for smart grid and smart city developments internationally.
Internet-connected sensors are helping cities get smarter, but cyber-physical systems are now making those sensors smarter. It has already led to self-healing electrical grids and smart wildfire management. See what could be next for your city.
Smart energy solutions give citizens, businesses and local government the tools and systems they need to reduce their energy usage and costs. In this collection of articles and resources, you’ll find reports about cities deploying smart street lights, intelligent building systems,smart grids, renewable power plants and other projects designed to use energy more efficiently.
Greater mobility, efficiency, safety and sustainability are on Hamburg's to-do list and the city announced this week it's partnering with Cisco to make it all happen. Some ambitious initiatives are on tap, including making the heart of the city's economy -- its port -- smart too. Click for details.