Instrumentation and control

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

How the Microsoft Cloud and OSIsoft Can Help SF Public Utilities Weather the Drought

Wed, 2015-05-13 16:17 -- SCC Staff

Thousands companies and utilities use OSIsoft's PI System to collect, analyze, and share real-time sensor data to build their mission-critical operations intelligence infrastructure. One of them is San Francisco Public Utilities. Learn more in this video.

Helping the City of Charlotte Envision a More Sustainable Future

Fri, 2015-05-01 10:18 -- SCC Staff

Duke Energy invited Verizon Wireless to take on a major role in the Envision Charlotte project -- a rare public-private partnership dedicated to achieving up to 20% energy reduction by 2016. Read about the technologies being deployed to help reach that goal.