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October 2016

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The Department of Economic Affairs has asked Odisha Housing and Urban Development (H&UD) Department to take a final call on the selection of a consultant for the Smart City mission soon. The consultant, a Canada-based firm, was shortlisted in a national level bidding held during the Smart City contest in October …
Louisville, Kentucky, USA - July 10, 2016: Louisville Metro Hall, formerly Jefferson County Courthouse. The Courthouse opened in 1842.

Municipalities across the globe are in a race to absorb as much technology as possible to become the world’s smartest cities. Louisville, Kentucky is taking a different path. While most smart city initiatives are centered around important pillars such as the Internet of Things (IoT), government data streams, or sustainability plans, …
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Smart cities are emerging all around the world, with the likes of London, Singapore, and Tokyo leading the way. But what makes them smart? Kate Deacon, Smart City Lead at the City of Sydney, believes that contrary to popular belief, a successful smart city should revolve around its citizens, not technology. During her …
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Technology giant Huawei Middle East, is exhibited at GITEX Technology Week to put the spotlight on their various IT products, one of their important feature is Smart Cities and Safe Cities in the GCC and Middle East market. During Innovation day at GITEX, which is hosted the day Huawei shared …
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Transportation leaders in Denver said they’re building a “smart city” when it comes to traffic management.New money from the U.S. Department of Transportation is being invested in technology to build a robust communication system.The goal is to avoid traffic headaches for tens of thousands of commuters by taking a wealth …
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The City of Chattanooga announced on Tuesday it has been selected to join Transportation for America’s (T4A) new smart cities collaborative, supported by Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs, to explore how technology can improve urban mobility. Over the coming year, Chattanooga will work with the collaborative’s other fifteen cities to tackle the …
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Streetline, which creates smart parking data and mobile apps to guide motorists to open parking spaces and empower cities to optimize parking utilization, has been recognized by Frost & Sullivan with its Global Product Line Strategy Leadership Award for Smart Parking Technology.“When it comes to applications empowered by accurate parking …
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When it comes to building smart cities, Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud are the two key components to make things work. For Cisco Chief Executive Officer Chuck Robbins, these two components are now part and parcel of his life as the networking major turns its focus towards IoT and …
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Mobile operator Orange launched an Internet of Things and Data analytics platform for global large scale deployment.Dubbed DataVenue, the platform is targeted at enterprises in the smart cities sector as well as health and automotive.With already 56 percent of decision makers known to consider IoT as strategic, DataVenue is expected …
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CyberTech Systems and Software, the next-generation location analytics and transformational geospatial solution leader, named Mr. Wim Elfrink as the Chairman of Advisory Board. Mr. Elfrink will help in CyberTech’s transition from Success to Leadership in the areas of advanced mapping analytics and digital transformation (IoT). Mr. Elfrink is the Founder …