Automatic meter reading (AMR) technology deployed in Rock Hill, South Carolina allows city police officers to spend two more hours per day in the field. City officials looking for ways to get their police officers more time on the streets and less in the office will be interested in this case study.
Examples and case studies
Employees of a visiting nurses organization, who together complete approximately 40,000 home visits per day, needed to securely access the organization’s systems from a variety of locations. This case study detailing the solution the organization chose will be of interest to city agencies facing similar challenges.
Through Eye on Earth, a repository for geographical environmental information created by the European Environment Agency and Microsoft, Europeans can see and rate air, water and noise quality with an online application.
Over the past decade, Amsterdam developed a vision for collaborating, envisioning, developing and testing numerous connected solutions that could pave the way to a smarter, greener urban environment. Its vision evolved into a Cisco Smart+Connected Communities broadband initiative. This case study provides an overview with insights leaders in other cities will find useful.
Hayward, California needed an city network capable of scaling the services and applications to more effectively support staff and the public. At the same time, it needed a streamlined solution to reduce complexity and cost, enabling the city to focus resources on other critical projects. City leaders and IT professionals may want to review Hayward's decision to ensure a robust, more compact network architecture using a Cisco solution.