Cost isn't the only reason many cities are switching to LED lighting systems. They're less expensive to operate and maintain, but think of them as a gateway too. Verizon's integrated lighting technologies offers access to connecting Internet of Things technology solutions to the system, such as dimming capabilities, digital signage, sensors that provide environmental alerts and a lot more.
Smart cities promise to provide a quality of life that can support future generations sustainably, says Cushman & Wakefield report.
This documentary profiles 10 megaprojects currently under development around the world, including the Dubai World Central Airport, Songdo International Business District in South Korea, Nicaragua's Grand Canal and the Delhi-Mumbai industrial corridor.
A 'Smart City' is one that has processes in place to make service delivery better, faster and cheaper. Many times, the application of a new technology will provide this edge, but sometimes it is a low-tech solution that best meets the 'better, faster, cheaper' test. As Lavasa's technology partner, MyCity Technologies helps the city make these decisions; but technologies alone does not make Lavasa (or any city) smart. Proceed to read the Master Plan for Lavasa.
Maintaining school campus safety and security is a challenge, even more so when classroom buildings are designed to be open. Read the case study to learn how Cisco helped a Hawaiian school improve its security with its video surveillance software.
Amsterdam is facing the challenge of accelerating population growth so familiar to many of the world’s major cities. Watch the video to learn how Amsterdam's city council plans to accommodate that growth while maintaining or improving services.
Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas is using the Allied Telesis Extricom Series wireless technology to connect tens of thousands of convention attendees seamlessly throughout one of the largest meeting spaces in the world. Learn more in this video.