Responsibility areas

City residents need certain essential services for their health, happiness and prosperity. We call those services Responsibilities, since the city has a responsibility to ensure that residents have access.

Clevest Smart Cities: Deploy, Operate and Maintain Your Smart City Infrastructure

Mon, 2015-09-14 16:00 -- Anonymous

In this white paper, Clevest lays out the importance of a smart mobile workforce and related aspects to consider when city officials begin planning their smart city upgrade strategies. The paper also addresses how a smart mobile workforce can help cities efficiently and sustainably provide the services needed by their citizens.

Concept Development for Smart Energy Networks

Mon, 2013-02-25 15:29 -- Liz Enbysk

City leaders and policymakers interested in how a Smart Energy Network (SEN) contributes not only to a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions but also to broader societal developments will find this paper useful. As it states, increases in energy efficiency potentially mean lower costs for consumers and thus more efficient production across a range of goods and services; increases in reliability that could well accompany increased deployment of SEN would also bring economic advantage.

The Central Role of Cloud Computing in Making Cities Energy-Smart

Wed, 2013-02-20 08:54 -- Liz Enbysk

City leaders and their information technology teams interested in how the evolution of urban energy infrastructures are being enabled by the integration of information technologies that help manage the increasingly distributed nature of energy supply and demand will find this paper useful.

Preparing for Public Safety Broadband

Mon, 2013-02-18 17:19 -- Liz Enbysk

City leaders and planners exploring the deployment of a broadband network for public safety may find some useful pointers from this best practices document prepared for state leaders in the United States when legislation was passed calling for a nationwide broadband network dedicated to public safety communications.