City functions can be made 'smart' through technologies we call Enablers. As a Technology Enabler, Analytics is one of the digital underpinnings of a smart city as you'll read in this section.

Space-Time Insight at Sacramento Municipal Utility District

Tue, 2015-04-28 12:41 -- SCC Staff

Learn how Sacramento Municipal Utility District is using situational intelligence applications to increase grid reliability and integrate new energy technologies such as wind and solar power, electric vehicles, energy storage and demand response in this video from Space-Time Insight.

Making Urban Data Usable Via Cloud Technology

Sat, 2015-04-25 13:24 -- SCC Staff

The Urban Software Institute, [ui!] has developed a cloud-based application that processes traffic-relevant data. The solution analyses the sensor data transmitted by traffic guidance systems at intersecting roads and makes them available in almost real time. Read this case study on results experienced in Darmstadt, Germany.

Leeds Teaching Hospital: Big Data Solution Transforms Healthcare with Faster Access to Information

Fri, 2015-04-17 10:54 -- SCC Staff

Leeds Teaching Hospitals, one of the largest providers of emergency care services in Europe, wanted to gain better access to data so that it could identify trends and improve services. Read in this case study how healthcare solutions provider Ascribe leveraged big data, business intelligence and Microsoft technology to make it happen.

IBM Smarter Cities Software on the Cloud Helps Cities Transform

Tue, 2015-03-24 17:42 -- SCC Staff

Cities around the globe are confronted with growing populations, aging infrastructure, reduced budgets and the challenge of doing more with less. Watch in this video how IBM Intelligent Operations software portfolio helps transform city operations to become more efficient.