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Philadelphia pilots connected lighting to modernise city services

Philadelphia pilots connected lighting to modernise city services

The city is deploying a suite of applications including smart lighting, air quality monitors and people traffic counters utilising Cimcon’s NearSky platform.

Next-gen emergency services technology aims to make smart cities safer

Next-gen emergency services technology aims to make smart cities safer

Cisco and Carbyne are helping government agencies share data from sensors and IoT devices to provide a crucial source of information for emergency responders.

Cisco helps Spain accelerate its digital transformation

Cisco helps Spain accelerate its digital transformation

The company will work with private and public sector organisations and governments to help the country realise its full digital potential

Cisco and Airtel lay foundations for India’s 5G future

Cisco and Airtel lay foundations for India’s 5G future

The fully-automated IP network architecture will help to support the growth of key verticals such as smart cities, utilities and manufacturing

UK universities to train next-gen AI talent

UK universities to train next-gen AI talent

Joint government-industry package will establish a nationwide programme of funded artificial intelligence masters courses, combined with work-based placements

City governments fear vendor lock-in from IoT platforms

City governments fear vendor lock-in from IoT platforms

A comparative study of IoT platforms undertaken by The Academy for Smarter Cities finds that public and private organisations emphasise the need for an open ecosystem approach