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Mott Macdonald and Microsoft partner for smart infrastructure

Mott Macdonald and Microsoft partner for smart infrastructure

The two companies will create a cloud-based platform that will help cities and governments more effectively manage their assets and deliver more sustainable public services

D-Link and Microsoft collaborate on smart cities

D-Link and Microsoft collaborate on smart cities

The networking specialist will use Microsoft’s Azure technology to deliver tailor-made intelligent edge solutions in areas such as public safety, traffic management and pollution control

Mobility leaders and Microsoft develop multi-modal trip planner

Mobility leaders and Microsoft develop multi-modal trip planner

Moovit and TomTom have joined forces with the software company to create a solution that identifies all of the driving, parking and public transit options in a single package

World needs "coalition of the willing" to counter cyber threats

World needs "coalition of the willing" to counter cyber threats

Cyber-security experts at Davos hope those democracies that have not signed the Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace will join the multi-stakeholder initiative

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

Pittsburgh rises to tomorrow’s transport challenges

Pittsburgh rises to tomorrow’s transport challenges

A blockchain-based MaaS platform and a system that helps shift workers get home are among the pilot projects chosen by the city in Ford’s mobility challenge