Opinions

Why open standards are fundamental to deploying data for smart city services

Why open standards are fundamental to deploying data for smart city services

Smart cities won’t meet their goal of improving citizens’ quality of life unless they’re built in an open and standardised way, says Kary Främling.

The emergence of interoperability standards in IoT

The emergence of interoperability standards in IoT

The need for agreed IoT standards has never been more urgent, says Gavin Summerson, City Standards Lead, Future Cities Catapult.

Open standards and interoperability are the key to smart city growth

Open standards and interoperability are the key to smart city growth

Phil Beecher, President, Wi-SUN Alliance, explains the value of open standards for smarter cities.