To provide a safer community for its citizens, the Surat City Police Department started the ‘Safe City Project,’ an initiative striving to reduce the city’s crime rate using modern technology. Watch this Microsoft CityNext video to learn more about it.
As public sector leaders evaluate the costs of the effort, they may have a difficult time evaluating the benefits of investing in Big Data infrastructure. This video session with Oracle and the California Department of Corrections focuses on the benefits of implementing a big data program and the capabilities it builds in public sector organizations.
Scott Jenkins of the Seattle Mariners discusses how his organization is using the power of data to achieve sustainability goals in this video from Council Associate Partner OSIsoft.
Steve Ehrlich, SVP of Marketing and Product Management at Space-Time Insight, answers questions on utilities adoption of visual analytics and the benefits of using situational intelligence in this video from GreenTech Media.
This video provides a view of Barcelona through the eyes of Lluis Sanz Marco, Director of Information, and Albert Isern, CEO of Bismart Business Intelligence, a Barcelona-based Microsoft partner. They discuss how using Microsoft technology enables them to collect, analyze and generate near real-time business intelligence with Big Data collected from social media feeds, GPS signals and data from government systems.